Early years had a fabulous time celebrating Eid with family and friends.
We would like to thank all the parent for the delicious food and for joining us for the party.
You are invited to join us for an information session about how you can further support your child’s Maths learning at home. The session will be Tuesday 11th June 2019 15.00-15.30 in Nursery classroom. We will have a short talk and then join us for a shape hunt with your child.
Children used problem solving skills to make their own den. They had to think about which material would be best and how they could fix their den together. When it was finished, they enjoyed playing in it and exploring light and dark.
This week, one of our focus children wanted to do mehndi at school. We talked about why people might do mehndi and what kinds of patterns we can make.
Nursery class had their own mini classroom this week, where children took it in turns to be teachers and children. 'Teachers' practiced writing names whilst taking the register and taught their peers songs and numbers.
Some children enjoyed having a picnic and used Maths to count how many plates were needed and how to share food out.
In the water tray, children used their fine motor skills to catch fish, before matching the number of fish they caught to numbers in the water.
Outside, some children played with dinosaurs and found some delicious food for them to eat. Children are learning how to build on a story line during their play.
For World Book day children in Reception enjoyed dressing up as their favourite characters. Some children really enjoyed role playing as the character they dressed up in.
Children in Reception where very keen on sharing their Family Homework with their class.
We have been working on building our confidence, and to speak clearly in front of an audience.
Children stood in front of the class a spoke about what their made and how their made it.
This week in Reception we have been focusing on 'Caring', which is one of our school values. Children have been thinking about friendship and what makes a good friend. As part of our focus we have added a 'Thank you tree' in our classroom. The children have been busy writing special messages to their friends and enjoyed displaying their messages on the tree.
We've been learning about healthy living this week. We talked about which foods are good for us. We had a look at some passion fruit, an avocado, kiwis, celery and pepper. We talked about how they look and feel. Then we used our fine motor skills to chop some of the fruit, before tasting them.