Welcome back after Easter. We have a fun packed half term and hopefully a little more sunshine than the holidays! This half term we are thinking about our senses. To start us off we joined our friends in reception for a sensory walk. At forest school we have changed groups and had great fun learning what […]
This half term some of blue class will be joining our friends in reception for some forest school sessions – (don’t worry if it isn’t you – if you haven’t gone now you will go after Easter). The first session is in the spinney within the school grounds. The rest of the sessions will be […]
This week we have started the new topic “Space”. On Monday our first job was to make an astronauts helmet. We joined our friends in reception on an imaginary spaceship and took off into space. We have been reading the story “Whatever next!” by Jill Murphy and had great fun acting out the story. We […]
This week our story focus has been Jack and the beanstalk. We have done lots of counting and number work. In the Jolly Postman, Jack has sent the Giant a postcard. We all made a postcard, chose a friend to send it to then went to the Post Office to buy a stamp and post our […]
This week he Postman went to the Gingerbread cottage with a letter for the Wicked Witch. We read the story – “Meg and Mog”. We made a gingerbread house. In the morning we baked the gingerbread then in the afternoon we made it into a house and decorated it with sweets.
Happy New Year! Our learning challenge this half term is “Who are our favourite book characters?”. We are using the story “The Jolly Postman” over the whole half term and using the stories featured in the book each week. This week we joined reception as Year 5 acted out the Jolly Postman for us. The first […]
This week we have had several rehearsals for our Christmas concert. We have made some snow pictures, joined reception for a snow story, done some cutting of winter pictures and made a pine cone hedgehog with clay. On our bus day this week we went to Podington garden centre. We were thinking about maths as […]
We started the week with a visit to Rainbow room on Monday. We have done lots of activities about penguins and winter. We have painted a penguin with our friends in reception, matched patterns on winter clothes and played in the winter sensory area. On our bus day we went shopping for snacks. We made […]
This week we have started our “Winter” topic. We had a busy day on Wednesday exploring lots of winter activities with our friends in inclusion. On our bus day we went to the library in Weston Favell to look at books. We also had a lovely visit from Bently the PAT dog.
This week we have continued our literacy and numeracy focus. In literacy we read “A good trick” from the Oxford reading tree. We acted it out and created a story map. On our bus day we went to Abington Park. We had a lovely play with the leaves and did lots of counting, looking for […]