Early Years Foundation Stage

 Meet our team….

Welcome to

Early Years Foundation Stage.

Mrs Deacon
Class teacher
Mrs Vali
Teaching assistant


If you need to contact the class teacher and you are unable to speak to them personally then please use the following email address:

Mrs Deacon – deacona@st-ignatius.lancs.sch.uk

The EYFS Curriculum Overview

Please watch this video to learn about life in our busy classroom:

Purple Mash

Purple Mash is a website that the children use to do work in many areas of the curriculum. Children can log onto the Purple Mash website at home as well as at school.  Please see your child’s teacher if your child cannot remember their unique username and password.

Purple Mash badge


Online Safety

Due to children spending more time at home children may go online more frequently.  Parents, please familiarise yourself and your children with some basic online safety rules which will help everyone enjoy their time online:


Reading at Home

Click on the poster to find lots of information and further links to support your child’s home reading.

Phonics Comics

Phonics play comics


Phonics Play Comics are comics which can be read online (or printed) that will be at your childs phonics level.

Phase 2 and Phase 3 comics are suitable for most children in Early Years Foundation Stage.