Sonning Common Primary School

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Term 2, Week 8

Next week, we will spend our final few days of term learning about Christmas. After the holidays, we will start our new term by learning about snow.

Christmas dinner

Thank you to Kites Kitchen for the lovely Christmas dinner!  


We have been having so much fun learning about Christmas. We have made paper chains to decorate our classroom, made Christmas cards and have loved playing in Santa’s grotto.  

Kites Christmas Spectacular!

Kites parents/carers are cordially invited to attend The Kites Christmas Spectacular on Thursday 14th December at 2pm. You will be wowed by our amazing singing and dancing as we travel the world at Christmas time! We would love to see you there so that you can share the magic of Christmas with us! To ensure […]

Term 2, Week 7

We are loving our Christmas topic and so we will be continuing to learn about it next week. We will learn about how Christmas is celebrated around the world, make our own wrapping paper and make Christmas cards. ‘Show and Tell’ will continue to be based on this theme. Regards, The Kites team

Term 2, Week 6

Next week, we will be learning about Christmas! We will learn about why and how we celebrate as well as how other countries around the world celebrate. We will be making decorations and practising our cutting skills by making paper chains. We are very excited! Why not try one of the Christmas activities at home […]

Term 2, Week 5

Next week, we will be continuing to learn about winter. It is also ‘Switch Off Fortnight’ so we will be learning about how we can help the environment by saving energy and recycling. Show and Tell can be based around either of these topics. We are also very excited as we are preparing for Christingle! […]

Term 2, Week 4

Next week, we will be starting to learn about winter. We will observe the changes that have happened outside and will be thinking about how to keep safe in winter. We are also going to be looking at 2d shapes. Therefore, there are two documents attached for activities to do at home. Show and Tell […]


We hope that you are happy with your child’s start to school life at Sonning Common Primary School. We always strive to improve and so we would be very grateful if you could complete the questionnaire (link below). This will help us to improve our settling in period for next year’s children and parents. Thank […]

Reading books

Today, we have sent home reading books in the children’s book bags. As we still haven’t covered all of the sounds, there will be lots of words that the children will not yet be able to sound out so please don’t worry if they find some of it difficult. Some books are predominantly pictures. Please […]