Autumn Letter to Parents – Nursery

St Ignatius Primary School
Autumn 1
Dear Parents and Carers,
Over this half term our emphasis is ensuring that the children settle
well into nursery. It is a big event in their lives and for many of you
too. Please come and talk to one of us in the nursery if you are
concerned or would like any information.
Book bags can be bought from us in the nursery. We change the
books over every week on a Wednesday. The reading record booklet
should be kept in your child’s book bag. Please take care of the
We are focussing on nursery rhymes and
simple songs this half term. They are
enjoyable to sing and they offer good learning
opportunities. We are starting with Incy
Wincy Spider; September is ‘Spider Season’.
The children enjoy seeing their beautiful
webs, counting their legs and learning about their shapes. Each
rhyme promotes different elements of the children’s learning and
Please make sure your child has suitable clothes for the changing
weather and that they wear shoes that are good for climbing and
We really appreciate your clean recyclable junk: lids, tubes, plastic
and cardboard containers etc for junk modelling.
This comes with a warm welcome to St Ignatius School and with high
hopes that the children will start their school lives happily.
Many thanks from the Nursery Team