During this term, the children have been enjoying listening to and joining in with different fairy tales including;
The children have written their own Jack and the Beanstalk stories and taken on the role of different characters in their role-play. They have written invitations for a fairy tale ball.
They have sequenced different fairy tales and used fairy tale language to retell stories.
The children have been developing their communication, language and vocabulary skills by describing different fairy tale characters.
All the children enjoyed their fairy tale ball. The children dressed up in their favourite fairy tale costumes and danced together in the hall with music and balloons followed by party food in their classrooms.
NSPCC Number Day
We enjoyed many different mathematical activities both inside and outdoors including:
*Comparing the weights of objects using balance scales
*Building and constructing models using 3D shapes
*Sequencing numbers to complete dot to dot animal pictures
*Finding 2D and 3D shapes in shaving foam and talking about their names and properties
*Filling containers with cereal and talking about the capacity
*Exploring the large foam Numicon number shapes
*Completing number puzzles
*Creating pictures using shapes
*Counting, matching and recording numbers
*Playing mathematical games on the interactive whiteboard
Our topic this term is growing.
The children have been: