This afternoon the children put their coats on and hoods up and we ventured outside…the rain didn’t stop us!
The children were busy learning about Autumn changes; collecting the leaves in wheelbarrows.
The children were mixing colours in puddles with paint and making bubbles and marks with brushes and rollers.
The children had to use their social skills to share the equipment too!
The children have been busy using their cooking skills to make poisonous wart omelettes.
The children had to develop their skills to crack eggs, cut spring onions, grate cheese, whisk, grease the tins and spoon mixture into tins.
The children are busy in the kitchen this week making tasty treats from our Gruffalo Cookery Book.
The children have begun the week making caterpillar twists and swirly snails served in a woodland salad.
This morning was our last time Reception visited Trinity Church Cafe as part of their project ‘As Time Goes By’.
The children talked about how they have grown and changed so much in their first year at school.
The children and adults made face biscuits and enjoyed eating them at snack time too!
There were some birthdays today too…it was Judith and Judith birthday. So we celebrated with a birthday cake for them and we all sang Happy Birthday.
We finished our session with our Rhyme Time. The children also performed their Teddy Bear Rock n Roll song and dance for everybody.
The children had made a card to thank Derek for letting us spend time and activities with everybody at Trinity Cafe.
During this Summer Term the children in EYFS have had music lessons delivered by Love Music Trust as part of our learning in Expressive Arts and Design. The project has been based around the character of Barney Bear at the Seaside. The children have learnt lots of different songs and music skills.
On Friday to celebrate our learning and development within the area of music Reception and Nursery went to take part in a celebration concert at Clonter Opera and a Teddy Bears Picnic. The children all had a great time and they performed in the celebration concert brilliantly.
Yesterday the children in Reception went to their next As Time Goes By session at Trinity Church.
The children took along some games to play with the adults. All children and adults enjoyed playing the games.
This week the children have been busy in the kitchen with Mrs Barnes.
The children have been creating delicious snack time fruit creations linked to our story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
The children have been learning how to cut fruit with a knife safely and with control.
Today the children went on their second visit to share time together with the older members of the community at Trinity Church Cafe. The children took their chicks with them to introduce to their new friends.
The children began by sharing their experience of hatching chicks with everyone.
We then all shared a story together about Dora’s eggs.
The children and adults then shared a craft activity making pictures about the story of Dora and her chicks.
To finish out time together we finished with Rhyme Time – the children chose some of their favorite Nursery Rhymes to sing.
The children have been busy looking after the chicks since they have hatched.
The children had to set up a brooder box for the chicks to move into once they had left the incubator.
The children have been enjoying the chicks – giving them lots of cuddles, and having fun with them.
The children came into school this morning and 3 of the eggs had hatched!
The children were very excited to see the chicks this morning.
On Monday the children had a special delivery to the classroom.
It is 8 eggs.
Today the children have been busy watching and waiting for cracks to appear.
This week in our Maths work the children have been learning about the differences between flat and solid shapes.
The children have learnt about cubes, cuboids, spheres, cylinders, cones and pyramids.
The children have then made models with solid shape building bricks. They made houses, castles, robots, animals, boats and trains.
Today the children in Reception went along to our first ‘As Time Goes By’ Club.
We are taking the children to work with older members of our community at Trinity Methodist Café
for a range of stories, music, crafts and activities. every month
We began our session by giving the older people a small gift and postcard we had made yesterday, we then all made pictures of ourselves – young and old.
We enjoyed our snack time and finished our club with Rhyme Time singing songs and rhymes.
This morning the children in Reception and Nursery had a stay and play event with their families.
All of the activities at the stay and play session were based around the area of Maths.