As the spring begins to end, we prepare for the summer term. Below is a list of all the exciting events, festivals and celebrations that the children in the early years shall take part.

EVENT DATE AND TIME PURPOSE
Welcome back assembly Tuesday 20th April 2021 The Nursery and Reception children shall join Miss B in welcoming everyone back to school. We shall talk about our Easter holidays and share our home learning projects with one another.
St. George’s Day Friday 23rd April 2021 The children shall learn all St. George’s Day and the significance of the dragon.
Visit to our Spiritual garden at the front of our school Monday 26th April 2021 The Nursery and Reception children shall join Miss B to visit our spiritual garden at the front of our school. Here, the children will learn what a spiritual garden is and how to look after it.
Ramadan Tuesday 27th April 2021 The Nursery and Reception children shall join Miss B in assembly where they will learn about this very special time for Muslims all over the world. The children will learn the significance of the prayer mat and create their own.
Hanuman Jayanti Friday 1st May 2021 The children shall be introduced to a famous monkey called Hanuman. They shall learn why he is an important animal in the Diwali story.
Christian Aid week Friday 7th May 2021 The children shall learn what Christian Aid represents. We shall explore lives of people from all walks of life and understand where peoples contributions go to and how they help the needy.
Vesak Friday 21st May 2021 This week, the children shall learn about the Buddhist festival of Vesak. They will listen to Miss B tell them a story of Bhuddha and how he became known as the ‘Enlighted one’. The children will make lanterns to mark the festival of light and use clay to mould their own lotus flower.
Dragon boat festival Thursday 10th June 2021 The children shall learn all about the dragon boat festival that takes place each year in China. They shall work together in teams to construct their own boat using recycled materials and test to see whether it floats or sinks.
The Queens official Birthday Friday 11th June 2021 The children shall learn all about our Queen and create a menu and dinner party to invite her.
Father’s day Friday 18th June 2021 The children shall learn all about the significance of celebrating this day. The children shall make cards and special gifts to give to say thank you.
Graduation ceremony Wednesday 23rd June 2021 The children who will move on to Reception (whether its in our school or another one), shall take part in our in house graduation ceremony lead by Miss B & Miss Roshni. Miss Hannah will also be present, supporting the children with their singing.
Sports day Thursday 24th June 2021 The Nursery children shall join the rest of the school to take art in various sporting activities.
Transition Monday 28th – 2nd July 2021 This week, the children shall begin to prepare for their next learning journey. The children will be shown around the rest of the school. Those who will stay on into our Reception class, will be taught my Miss B all week.