Express yourself planning
These are the plans for our express yourself term. Where the children will look at different artists and they will get the chance to experiment with different materials to create their own pieces of art work.
Please enjoy our Santa dance
Christmas Tree Shortbread
29/11/17 The children made their own Christmas tree shortbread biscuit. The children worked in groups to weigh and mix the ingredients together. They then had to decorate their own biscuit. The children wrote a list of all the ingredients they would need to make shortbread again.
28/11/17 The children learnt that penguin eggs have to rest on a penguins feet to stay warm until they hatch. The children then had a tricky daily mile trying to walk keeping their egg safe in between their legs.
The life bus
24/11/17 The children enjoyed the life bus. They learnt about their bodies and how they can look after them.
The day it rained at Forest School
The children enjoyed their time at Forest School. Creating their own stickmen using natural materials and wool. The children enjoyed watching MR Pritchard make a fire.
Children in need day
The children created their own Pudsey ears!
The children created their own Igloo using Modroc.
We read through the story of Stickman and the children had to create their own Stickman.
The Gruffalo's Child
We read through the story of the Gruffalo's Child and the children then had to recall the story. They made homes for the characters in the story and then had hot chocolate! (2/11/17)
Please find below the plans for this term based on the Arctic and Antarctica.
We looked at the celebration of Diwali in class. The children made their own Rangoli patterns, Diva lamps and coconut Barfi sweets.
We learnt some Bollywood dance moves for Diwali.
We made flapjacks and then had to cut and stick instructions on how we made them.
one less musical chairs
We played musical chairs and the children had to count one less each time.
We drew the outline of our bodies using chalk. (06/10/17)
This week in maths we have been learning about repeating patterns. We have used the laptops to make our own repeating patterns!! (03/10/17)
The children really enjoyed their first visit to our Forest School! (26/09/17)
pHONICS AND READING Parents' MEETING
Please find attached the Jolly phonics actions and tricky words that we discussed in the reading meeting.
What happened to mr troll?
We read the story of the Billy Goats Gruff. The children had to decide what happened next to Mr Troll. (25/09/17)
Fun with milk cartons
The day Swallow and Skylark class decided to build a tunnel using milk cartons.
In class we read through the story of Noah's Ark and the children had to create their own rainbow. (21/09/17)
Three little pigs
In class we read through the story of the three little pigs. The children then decided to build their own house. They used water for the cement!
Fun with the camera
We talked about technology and some of the children wanted to use the camera to take photos of themselves and their friends.
The children are trying their best to be independent by cutting up their own lunch!
Welcome swallow class 2017-2018
We all had a brilliant time when our parents joined us for play day.
Signs of Autumn
We found lots of things that tell us Autumn is here.