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Thorpe Lea Primary School

'A dedicated community working together, nurturing a safe, happy school where all children can achieve their potential'

Settling In & All about me

Trips & Places to explore:

  • Visit a family member - Sense of belonging
  • Park - I can achieve ... How many jumps can you do in 30 seconds? Can you climb the steps by yourself? How could we travel across this bench/beam?
  • Teddy Bears Picnic / Resturant - Trying something new, talk about likes and dislikes


Activities to try at home:

  • My Portrait - Drawing and/or crafting materials & mirrors
  • I like - Encourage your child to cut & stick pictures from magazines of things they like
  • House Building - Use construction toys to build different houses and homes
  • A Home for Wildlife - Build a bug hotel, a bird house/table or a pond


Books to read:

  • Funnybones - by Janet & Allan
  • Avocado Baby - by John Burmingham 
  • From Head to Toe - by Eric Carle