This week our book of the week is ‘Dear Santa.’ We will be writing letters to Santa this week and adding single digit numbers to 5!
This week our book of the week is ‘Jolly Christmas Postman.’ We will be having phonics quizzes this week to see how well we are doing. We are aiming to write out Santa letter for next week!
For the Christmas Fair we have been making chocolate rice crispy reindeer cakes. We had lots of fun!
This week we are learning about ‘Stick Man.’ We will be sharing how we celebrate Christmas and writing about how to write a tag on a present.
This week our book of the week is ‘The Windy Day.’ We are learning to segment and blend simple words. We are also learning about more or less in maths.
This week we are still looking at our lead text ‘leaf man.’ We are concentrating on segmenting and blending simple words like cat, dog, man. You could practise this with their reading books at home.
After half term we will be starring our new topic ‘Autumn and Winter.’ Our main lead book is ‘Leaf Man.’
Check out our new reading shed!
This week is Halloween week. Our book of the week is ‘ Pumpkin Soup.’ Have a look at our spooky learning environment!
This week we are learning about rhyme and 2D shapes. Our book of the week is ‘Mad about dinosaurs.’
Look at our learning environment this week!
Our book of the week is still ‘Dinosaurs love underpants.’ The children have loved learning about this book. See below the learning environment.
The children have loved making dinosaurs in the outdoor area using their feet. We mixed blue and yellow to make green. We then painted our feet and printed them on paper. Some of us wanted pink dinosaurs instead.
We learnt about positioning - in, on, under, behind. We then talked about position of ourselves.
We have really loved our reading area this week. We have new pop-up books and feely books. We also have dinosaur magazines!
We are learning about ‘Dinosaurs loves underpants.’ Have a look at our learning environment this week.
We are learning about rhyme this week. Our book of the week is ‘Dinosaur Roar!’ Below are some of the activities around the room.
The children have been doing some fantastic learning in the environment!
This week the children will be learning about looking after their teeth. We have a new role play area and will be having a visit from the dentist! We are also beginning brushing buddies! We can't wait!
We have been learning about healthy and unhealthy food. We sorted some food as a class. We talked about how it is important to have a balance diet.
We have loved listening to dinosaur songs in the music area using the headphones.
This week we have been learning to recognise and write our names. Here are some examples of the work we have been doing in class.
This week in Maths we have been learning to count to 5. We have tried to count out objects up to 5. Some have also matched the numeral to the correct amount of objects. Well done! :)
We have been learning a new song called, 'Dinosaur stomp.' We listen to the music first and talked about how it made us feel. After we tried to tap to the music. We then pretended to play instruments. Next we used different instruments to play to the beat of the music. We had so much fun! We talked about the different sounds some of the instruments make; low sound, high sound.
A lot of the children have been working on their relationships and settling into school. The children have done incredibly well and all the staff are very proud of the children! Here are some photos of the children working together and building relationships in school.