Autumn term 1 -Monday 12th September – Friday 21st October
Half Term 24th October to 28th October
Autumn Term 2- Monday 31st October – Friday 16th December
Christmas Holiday – 19th December – 2nd January
Returning to preschool TUESDAY 3rd January 2023
Topics and special dates this term
September – All About Me
October - Animals
Special days to tie in with our themes
13th September – Positive thinking day- to tie in with our topic all about me this week we will be encouraging the children to say what they like about each other and themselves.
21st September – National Fitness day – Look at what impact exercise has on our bodies, feel our heart beats, think about our food what we eat, what makes un healthy.
4th October – World animal day – to tie in with our topic, we can look at animals, our pets, farm animals, wild animals
21st October – Reptile awareness day – Looking at reptiles, where they live, what they feel like
Other Special days this term
25th – 27th September- Rosh Hashanah – Jewish new year.
All of October -Harvest Festival – We will be collecting food for the local food bank
4th – 10th October – Space week
24th October – Diwali – The festival of lights celebrated by Hindus, Sikhs, Jains and some Buddhists.
31st October – Halloween