The Tree House of Water Orton Ltd
The Tree House of Water Orton Ltd


Plan for the year

September 2020

  • Settling in
  • Protective behaviours
  • Building parent partnership
  • On entry assessments

October 2020

  • Halloween (week beg 19th October) – Children will enjoy lots of fun activities this week in preparation for Halloween.

November 2020

  • Bonfire night (5th November) Children will learn about fire and firework safety. Fun activities such as firework crafts and cooking.
  • Remembrance day – 11th November. Children will make poppies and children will learn about what we are remembering. (Remembrance slide show)
  • Diwali – Friday 13th November. Children will make Diya lamps and Rangoli patterns. We will tell the story of  Rama and Sita. 

December 2020

  • Christmas festival.

Children will make lots of fun Christmas crafts to take home. We will have a nativity and Christmas carol service which will be recorded and put onto DVD’S for parents to buy.

Children will have a party week (week beg 14th Dec) Each day the children will bake, wrap gifts, enjoy party games, sing songs and listen to Christmas stories.

January 2021

  • Week beg 18th Jan

‘Celebrating different cultures and diversity week’ This week we be celebrating our children’s heritage, we have children attend whose heritage is Caribbean, Jamaican, African, Pakistani, Moroccan and British. We will learn about different traditions and ways of life, we will taste different food and learn new languages.

February 2021

  • Chinese New Year (12th Feb) Celebrate week beginning 8th February. Children will embrace the Chinese culture by tasting different Chinese food, making lucky red envelopes, making a dragon and joining in with a dragon dance.
  • Valentines day (14th Feb) Celebrate on Friday 12th Feb

March 2021

  • Mothers Day (14th March) Celebrate on Friday 12th March
  • St Patricks Day (17th March) Children celebrate by following some Irish traditions.
  • Easter (Celebrate week beg 29th March) Children will learn about the Easter Story and will join in with Easter crafts, games and songs.

We usually have an Easter fun day where children have a bonnet parade, egg decorating competition, a bake off and egg and spoons races. Due to COVID were unsure how this will work next year, we will give details to parents as soon as we plan them.

April 2021

  • May day (1st May) Celebrate on Friday 30th April. Today we celebrate spring and new beginnings the children will learn about Morris dancing and skipping around a maypole.

May 2021

  • Eid (12th and 13th May) We will be learning about the Eid celebrations by asking parents to come in and talk to us about how they celebrate it with their families.

June 2021

  • Fathers Day (20th June) Celebrate Friday 18th June.

Our planning is always based on the children’s interests. We introduce new themes and festivals to enhance the children’s learning and see where it takes us. Please let us know if you could help us learn about something new, we are always keen to find out new things. If we have missed a festival or you have something that will help us celebrate it then we would be very grateful.

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Water Orton Primary School

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Birmingham B46 1SG




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