WELCOME TO READING FAIRY LEICESTER SOUTH
We are proud to offer progressive classes for toddlers and pre-schoolers (1-5 years). Promoting a life long love of reading and helping to develop early reading skills through fun, engaging and interactive sessions. Our aim is to build the foundations for reading, understanding, empathy, listening and talking with purpose and the foundations for confident, well rounded little people.
Reading Fairy and friends are excited to be bringing you and your little ones a variety of online sessions to join over the summer!
Mid July-Mid August Summer Festival of Reading
A festival of story fun awaits you this summer with Reading Fairy. Weekly action-packed, sensory story events bursting with energy and fun, to engage children in the magic of Reading Fairy and friends.
Four fantastic Reading Fairy story events to engage, educate and entertain this summer: Once Upon a Pond, Fun on the Farm, Woof-Woof, Wow! and the Enormous Honey Pot.
Book all four sessions or pay as you go.
We explore a new book each week and all our activities in the session relate to the book and theme. We also have some great tips and ideas on craft activities and things you can do to extend the theme and learning at home, in a fun way.
Fun, family friendly sessions. All four sessions for just £20, scroll down to book! PAYG also available, a great way to try our classes, join anytime.
Mid August & onwards - Get Set For Nursery or School
Brand new 5 day programmes, live classes running over 1 week.
Can't make the dates? Not to worry, we know that it is not always possible to attend the live classes. You will also have access to the recorded sessions to view in your own time and a fantastic workbook delivered to you before the course begins!
Get Set for School
Option 1 - Week commencing 17.08.2020 Monday to Friday
Option 2 - Week commencing 24.08.2020 Monday to Friday
A short summer holiday course comprising 5 x 45 minute sessions to help your child prepare for their first year at school. (Children in Reception/P1 can also benefit from this course following the impact of Covid-19 lockdown.)
Overarching themes are interwoven throughout the Get Set for School course to ensure your child is introduced to key reading, literacy and subject skills as they prepare for the big day including:
Day 1 – Recognising your name and activities at school
Day 2 – Getting dressed and the journey to school
Day 3 – Eating at school, school rules, health and hygiene
Day 4 – The school day and environmental sounds and print
Day 5 – Feelings, friendship and emotional well-being
Give your child a confident start to school for just £40. Normally £60 for the Get Set for School course and workbook we are offering special discounts for new and existing customers!
Get Set for Nursery
Week commencing 17.08.2020 Monday to Friday
A short summer holiday course comprising 5 x 45 minute sessions to help your child prepare for starting or returning to nursery, ideal for 3-5 year olds (pre-school starters). (This course will be available three times a year with staggered start dates.)
· Created by experts, Get Set for Nursery supports a confident and happy start to nursery.
· Phonic Fox introduces all the initial phonemes (letter sounds) from a-z with top tips for parents/carers to help your child’s reading at home.
· Topics covered include: phonics and early reading, speaking and listening, nursery routines, getting dressed, tidying up, counting, time, colours, patterns, creative play, storytelling, book sharing and more!
· Created by experts, our unique Reading Fairy Activity Workbook embeds opportunities to practise skills and record learning through the course.
· Your child won’t even know they are learning as they read, sing, talk and play with our lovable characters: Reading Fairy, Phonic Fox, Music Mouse, Chat Cat and Book Bear.
Give your child a confident start to nursery for just £40. Normally £60 for the Get Set for Nursery course and workbook we are offering special discounts for new and existing customers.
Please check Booking Info for more information.
If have any other questions, feel free to fill in an Enquiry form.
Reading Fairy and friends look forward to welcoming you and your child!
Can't make the dates? Not to worry, we know that it is not always possible to attend the live classes. You will also have access to the recorded sessions to view in your own time.
If you haven't already, be sure to join our private Reading Fairy Facebook group for support, tips and ideas for early years books and literacy.