Sonning Common Primary School

Space to learn, grow and be inspired


Term 2, Week 1

As we approach the end of the first term, we would like to thank you for your support so far. We think the children have settled into life at Sonning Common Primary School very well and we are looking forward to the rest of the year with them. Next term, our first topic will be […]

Term 1, Week 7

In our final week of term, we will be learning about light and dark. We will be hunting for shadows, exploring different sources of light and will also be learning about Diwali! There are some challenges below that your child might like to try and then share with the class during Show and Tell. t-t-2546924-eyfs-light-and-dark-home-learning-challenges-reception-fs2_ver_1

Indian weddings

On Wednesday, Mrs Patel taught us all about Indian weddings. She told us what happens during different parts of the celebrations, showed us pictures and some of the staff even dressed up in the clothes that Mrs Patel wore during her own wedding celebrations. It was really interesting and we all learnt lots.

Term 1, Week 6

Next week, we will be carrying on learning about autumn and will also be thinking about the harvest and where our food comes from. We will be using money to pay for fruit and vegetables on our market stall, creating our own art work based on Giuseppe Arcimboldo’s paintings and will also be hunting for […]

Dough Disco

Today, we have been having a Dough Disco! Using play dough has many benefits, such as helping hand-eye coordination and improving hand strength and control. These can all help later with writing. The link is below should you want to have your own Dough Disco at home!

Term 1, Week 5

Next week, we will start to look at autumn and the harvest. We are going to be making leaf creations, hunting for signs of autumn as well as examining autumn objects. ‘Show and Tell’ will be based around our theme. There are some challenges included that might help to give you some ideas of what […]

Ten Town logins

Your child should have brought home their logins for Ten Town, unfortunately there was a problem with them yesterday which Ten Town have now resolved, so you should now be able to login. If anyone is still having problems please can they let us know asap. Thank you.

Term 1, Week 4

Next week, we will be learning about our senses. Attached are some activities that you might like to try at home with your children. These could then be used for ‘Show and Tell’ on Tuesday as it will be based around our topic. Thank you to all of those parents that have signed up to […]

Our term so far

We have been having a great time getting to know our classmates and trying out new things.

Starting school

Thank you to all of the parents that were able to attend last night’s curriculum sharing evening. We hope that we were able to pass on lots of relevant information and that you left with any questions answered. Here are a few pictures to show you the fun that we have had at school so […]