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!
The children from Ladybird Class have been watering the plants outside in the EYFS garden daily. We know that plants need water and plenty of sunshine to grow. We love smelling the lavender in the garden and seeing the bulbs beginning to grow each day. How exciting!
We have been enjoying mark making on a variety of surfaces and using a range of writing tools. Here we are mark making on cardboard boxes using chalk, crayons and felt tips. Some of us drew circles, lines, wrote our name and even initial sounds and CVC words!
We built a gigantic obstacle course outside in the playground to help the children cross the treacherous ocean. The rule of the game is not to fall into the ocean otherwise the sharks will gobble you up!