We know at this time of the year that everyone is very busy and children are getting excited with the coming holidays and celebrations. It will be busy in schools too as preparations are in hand to celebrate with plays, nativities, carol concerts and entertainments for parents and friends.
As well as some relevant worksheets there are recipes in this newsletter which you and your child can prepare together as a special surprise for visitors. I'm sure you will find some of the papers in this newsletter useful at this special time of the year.
Take a look at our super Giveawaysfor this month - there are some perfect gift ideas here so get your entries in. Family games to enjoy - Articulate! for Kids and Pig Out; Sticker by Numbers and Science for You insect kit to keep children entertained. There is a House of Robots book and plush Peter Rabbit toy. For younger ones, we have a personalised book The Wonderous World of ..., the Owl and the Pussycat books, Fairytale Hairdresser Playbox, Nursery rhymes book and even the intriguing - The Book With No Pictures! Finally, a Yumbox for next term's lunches.
KS1 maths Presents cost money so look at the 'Work out the cost paper' before you start buying your presents. The maths games will be fun to try with Granny and Grandad - make sure you know the answers!
Spelling There are some special Christmas words so learning to spell these is useful. Word prefixes are essential to know how to spell correctly. Look at the spelling lists and check you understand the meaning of all the words.