Category Archives: Literacy

Reading Favourite Stories.

Today, we shared a story one of our friends brought from home. It was about Winnie The Pooh on a windy day. We really enjoyed this story.

Which Winnie The Pooh books have you read?

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Holi Biscuits…

As part of our learning about Holi we baked Holi cookies. They were bright and colourful as Holi is the festival of colours and celebrating the triumph of good over evil. What colour biscuits would you bake for a Holi … Continue reading

Reading Our Favourite Books…

All of us enjoy bringing in our favourite story books to read at story time. We enjoy listening to stories and joining in with them, learning new words and talking about stories. Today, we really enjoyed a Christmas story!!!! We didn’t mind that it is not the festive season because the story was so good, especially the rhyming words. Which is your favourite story book?

Adding

This week we are learning about addition. Our learning has not only focused upon adding but also using addition words. We played a game outdoors to help us with our addition. What is the sign we can use to show we are adding?

Dogger…

This week we are learning about the story of ‘Dogger’ by Shirley Hughes. We have read the story and are now learning to retell the story using time connectives.

How many time connectives can you list?

As part of our farming award we explored the differences between farm animals. We talked how they are the same as well as different. How is a hen different to a cow?

Celebrating Shrove Tuesday .

Today we have been learning about Shrove Tuesday and the meaning of this festival. We talked about what we eat on this day how we celebrate Shrove Tuesday with our families. We found out that we celebrate Shrove Tuesday in different ways but we all enjoy it!

What toppings do you like on your pancakes?

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Making A Sock Puppet

Today we have been busy creating sock puppets for Kipper. We enjoyed designing our puppet and we used lots of different materials . We looked at Sockthing, from Mick Inkpen’s book Kipper’s Toybox and then created our own sock puppet.What … Continue reading

Lemon And Thyme Cake Recipe

Thank you to all our parents who have asked for last week’s recipe to bake a lemon and thyme cake.

Can you bake this recipe at home?

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Art work using natural materials …

Today we have been talking about the differences between natural and man made materials. We collected a range of natural materials including leaves, Sticks, fir cones and moss then used these to make a collage. We enjoyed using our senses … Continue reading