We wish you all the very best for the festive season. It is a very busy time and for the children the excitement and anticipation is contagious.
We have included in this newsletter many papers in each section which are fun and which we hope will help keep the children engaged either at home or at school. Family quizzes and games help keep grown-ups, children and grannies amused and smiling!
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Foundation Stage Here are some useful worksheets to encourage children to make decisions, think logically and learn but still have fun either on their own or with you.
KS1 EnglishChildren at this age love working with you to solve puzzles so that they feel grown up but are learning at the same time. Perhaps Granny or an Aunt could help by doing these papers together!
Topics There are Christmas Markets held throughout the world and some are very elaborate. Have you ever thought that there was a Mrs Claus? Enjoy your Christmas and learn about traditions in other countries.
Take a look at our super Giveawaysfor this month. Argos have generously given us a Monopoly Empire game and a Lego Coastguard Cruiser. We have all 10 books shortlisted for the Red House Children's Book Award - a superb prize. Two more games - Classic Catchphrase and Logo Billionnaire are ideal for family times. Books too - Seasons, The Great Migration and Jake and Lily.
Books For lots more ideas on reading and helping your child, take a look at ourBest new books pages. This month, we have selected some books which will make super presents.
Pop-Up World of Animals
Enid Blyton Adventure Treasury
Richard Hammond's Great Mysteries of the World
Illustrated Classics for Girls
Top Ten for Boys 2014
Roald Dahl's Heroes and Villains
My First Nursery Collection
We're Going on a Bear Hunt Jigsaw Book
Best wishes Jackie Bacon
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