14th-18th October 2019
This week in Acorn class we have continued to engage in activities focused around nursery rhymes. Humpty Dumpty has been a favourite this week and children have enjoyed lots of activities based on the popular rhyme.
Painting Humpty Dumpty
Working together to build walls
Acorn class have been using technology to sing and record their favourite nursery rhymes.
7th - 10th October 2019
This week our learning has been based around our CLPE (The centre for literacy in primary education) topic book, 'Hickory Dickory Dog' by Alison Murray. Our focus has been hearing and thinking about rhyming words in stories, songs and rhymes.
Acorn class have been singing and sharing their favourite nursery rhymes with their peers as well as learning new rhymes during adult focus activities.
Building a wall for Humpty Dumpty Helping the Muffin Man bake cakes
Acorn class Bakery Old McDonald had a farm
Incy Wincy Spider
30th September-4th October 2019
This week we were delighted to welcome so many grandparents into Acorn class to share stories and draw pictures as part of our topic 'Why do you love me so much?'
Also this week:
Acorn class enjoyed using the larger PE equipment to develop their balancing and gross motor skills.
23rd-27th September 2019
Acorn class continue to develop their social skills and are beginning to understand and follow the school day. We have continued our topic 'Why do you love me so much?' by engaging in a range of activities. To carry on from our topic the children have been talking about their families and why they love them.
Taking care of our babies Drawing 'My Family' on the interactive whiteboard
"I've made a plane, I'm flying to Paddington with "Painting My Family" my family."
16th-20th September 2019
Acorn class have settled well into the new school routine and continue to explore their new environment. This week the children continued to get to know one another by engaging in 'all about me activities' sharing likes and dislikes and beginning to understand differences and similarities between each other.
This week Acorn class enjoyed their first PE session in the hall. The children enjoyed using their gross motor skills to kick, throw and roll large balls, also, using bean bags to develop their balancing skills.
Also this week:
Making a heart for someone they love Exploring and playing with numbers
Messy play Tap-a-shape pictures
9th-13th September 2019
The children have had a great start to their first term in Nursery! They have settled well and are beginning to follow the daily routine. Many new friendships have been made this week and the children are enjoying getting to know one another.