We have been learning about the importance of going to work when we grow up. We have experienced playing in the role of different occupations. Visitors from the Safer Neighbourhood Police and DLR, taught us how to be safe when out of school. I wonder what we’ll choose to be when we grow up?
As part of Work Week, we had some lovely visitors from the DLR. We learnt about the different job roles at Canning Town Station and how to stay safe when we are visiting the station.
We have been baking bread rolls for Little Red Hen. We mixed flour, water, salt, sugar and yeast into a bowl and let it prove to help the dough rise before baking. We then ate our bread rolls at Little Red Hen’s party with some butter!
We went on an autumn scavenger hunt, we looked for clues for autumn. We saw lots of red, brown, orange and yellow leaves on the floor, there are conkers in our garden too!
Ladybird Class has been hard at work using the numicon manipulative to count and order numbers 1-5. We then used the numicon shapes to fill up the baseboard without leaving any spaces. In phonics, we have been practising holding the pen using the tripod grip. Sounds we have learnt to write are; a, m and …
If you came into Nursery on the 31st of October you would have been in for a spooky surprise! Our children really enjoyed playing with the haunted castle and exploring their learning through cobwebs, eyeballs, rats and witchy fingers!
In Dragonfly Class the children were asked to read for 15 minutes. They could choose what to read from a selection of fiction and non-fiction books. They also had the choice of where to read, inside or outside. We wanted to find out who would choose to read outside and if they would choose to read in the …
Dragonfly Class have been learning to use the balance beam. Some of us need a little help, some of us shuffle along sideways and some of us have learned to use our arms to balance ourselves!
We do lots of our learning in the outside environment too!