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Welcome to Nursery Home Learning. On this page you should be able to find everything you need to continue your child’s learning at home. Please continue to support your child’s learning by doing the activities below each week. If you have any concerns or questions, please email me at the email address above.

It's Christmas time! We have now begun our preparations for christmas and the arrival of Santa next week (Thursday 17th December), how exciting! Please find some christmas songs below that you can download and sing with your child at home. 

Here are some links to the music you can sing along to:

Jingle Bells: 

Rudolf the Red Nosed reindeer:

When Santa got stuck up the chimney:

We wish you a Merry Christmas:


Miss Thorpe

Our topic this half term is: Let's Celebrate.

I have added a download below with activites you can do at home that relate to our topic in school.


Login to numbots 2 or 3 times a week to practice your child’s number skills. The website can be accessed by this link:  on a computer or can be downloaded as a free app on android or apple, tablet or smartphone.

The school postcode is: DE22 3HH

Please email: for your child’s login details.


Each week we will be learning a new nursery rhyme.

This week we will be learning: Dingle Dangle Scarecrow

The lyrics to the rhyme can be downloaded below.

Click the link to listen to the song:  



You can also login to ActiveLearn to read some books online that have been assigned to your child. Encourage your child to talk about what they can see in the pictures, how the characters might be feeling and what might happen next. It is recommended that you choose one book a week to read at least 3 times before choosing the next book.

The link is:

Please email: for your child’s login details.

Please watch: for a guide on how to login to the website.

For more information about 'Active Learn' including a step by step parent's guide look for the Active Learn tab, in the home learning section of our website.

If you have any questions at all about home learning please email me at:



Files to Download

Contact the School

Bishop Lonsdale Primary School

186 St Alban's Road
DE22 3HH

For Safeguarding concerns please e-mail

Main Contact: Mrs C O'Rafferty (Head of School)

Tel: 01332344795

SEN Contact: Mrs C Bladon (Inclusion Manager)

SEN Email: