Category Archives: EAD

Talking About Year 1….

Today we talked about moving up to Year 1 and what we are going to expect. We drew pictures of what we have enjoyed about our year in Reception and what we are looking forward to in Year 1. What have you enjoyed about in Reception?

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Getting Creative Outdoors….

Today during our outdoor learning we drew lots of different pictures on the playground using chalk. Some children drew the cottage from Goldilocks and the Three Bears while others drew number lines and faces. How have you been creative today?

Making a Map….

Today we have been looking at different types of maps of our local area, we even found our school on the map. We then drew a map of the journey that Goldilocks took to get to the Three Bears house. Can you locate yourself on a map?

Building Houses….

Today we were challenged to build houses just like the one from Goldilocks and the Three Bears using different equipment. Some children chose to build their house using the plastic bricks. What equipment could you build a house out of?

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Making tools….

Today during our independent learning we have been constructing different types of tools to help us build or knock down houses. We have made hammer and chisels to help is with this hard work. What have you constructed today?

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Creating stories….

Today during independent learning we have been making stories about flowers, ourselves and cars. We have been inspired to make these stories by our story this week about the Awongalema Tree. What topic would you choose to make a story … Continue reading

Drawing fruits…

Today we have been using the iPads to draw different fruit from the Awongalema Tree. We experimented with different drawing tools that we could use including a pen and a pencil. What have you drawn today?

Using our imagination….

We have been doing lots of construction this week using different construction materials including Mobilo. What have you constructed this week?

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Father’s Day Cards.

Today, we enjoyed making a Father’s Day card. Sunday is Father’s Day and we talked about how it is important to say thank you to people who look after us. We used different materials to make a picture. Have you … Continue reading

Weaving.

We are learning to weave using natural materials. We have been making our fingers get lots of exercise as we weave natural materials under and over the weaving grid. It is great fun but hard work. What have you woven?