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Giraffe Class

Happy New Year to you all and welcome back to another fun filled Term in Giraffe Class. We trust you all had a lovely Christmas break and managed to recharge your batteries. Here's hoping 2023 will be a wonderful year for us all!  

Please find attached a copy of the current newsletter, stating all of the learning that we will cover this Term. The children are going to be very busy!

Mrs Tremellen with continue to teach on Monday and Tuesday. Mrs Humphrey will teach the remainder of the week.

We cannot stress how important early reading is, please take a look a the following link for recommended reads  Reception: 50 Recommended Reads - BooksForTopics

As always, we appreciate your support and encouragement. Please do come and speak to us if we can help in anyway.

Thank you

Mrs Tremellen and Mrs Humphrey

You can also contact us using the following email address reception@st-edmunds-pri.wilts.sch.uk. We aim to respond within 2 working days.



Mrs Tremellen and Mrs Humphrey


Miss Bayliss- Giraffe Class Teaching Assistant


Things to bring to school

  • A waterproof, named coat
  • A named pair of wellington boots that can stay at school
  • A named water bottle
  • A packed lunch (if you are not having school dinners)
  • A morning snack

Please note, to encourage good oral health we request that children only bring water or weak squash in their bottles to school. 

Reading books

Sharing books together is a vital part of building early literacy skills. Book bags will be changed every Friday with 2 books to share over the week. Please bring bookbags into school everyday.

Please record all reading at home in the blue diary provided. This can include titles of books from home. We ask that you listen to your child read at least 3 times a week. 

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