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Sunday, 22 November 2020

Autumn 2 Week 4

Next week

 The children will continue to read and explore the story:


TThree Little Pigs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QLR2pLUsl-Y&t=3s

The children will be exploring our Wow words 'spying' and 'escaped'.  

How to help at home:
Can you read or watch the story with your child. 
Can you ask:
-Why is the Wolf spying on the Pigs?
-What did the pigs do to escape the wolf?
-How did the pigs defeat the wolf?
-How can the Wolf be kind to the pigs?

Maths

 The children will be learning how to continue and copy an AB pattern. For example, red bear, blue bear, red bear, blue bear.   


How to help at home:

Can you make copy an AB pattern at home?





Phonics 

The children learning about different environmental sounds through playing sound bingo.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h0Kp_J9kvNM

How to help at home:

Can you go on a listening walk around your local area or at the park?

What can you hear?


Friday, 20 November 2020

Shapes

 2D shapes

Also, this week the children have been learning about 2D shapes. They have been hunting for them around the classroom and sorting them into groups. They have sorted them by shape name, size and colour.
















Three Little Pigs

 

The Three Little Pigs

This week in Nursery the children have really enjoyed exploring the story the ‘3 little pigs’.


They have taken on the role of the Pigs and the Big Bad Wolf!







Other children have loved using match sticks, straw and red and orange tissue paper to make the straw, wood and bricks houses, for the pigs.  






Monday, 16 November 2020

Counting soung


5 Little Peggie's Jumping on 

the bed!


This week thee children have been learning the song ‘5 little firemen’.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ad_hC-hDoxE

Please could you sing the song at home with your child and encourage them to count along?


Can you ask them:

-How many Pigs are left?

-How many have hurt themselves?

Friday, 13 November 2020

Autumn 2 Week 3

            Next week


This week our story of the week will be:


Three Little Pigs

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QLR2pLUsl-Y&t=3s

The children will be exploring how to make a straw, stick and brick house for the pigs. Also, the children will have the opportunity to act out the story. 

How to help at home:
Can you read or watch the story with your child. 
Can you ask:
-What do the pigs use to build their houses?
-Which pig do you like best?
-Why does the first two houses fall down?
-Why is the brick house not blown down?



Maths

 The children will be learning about 2D shapes. We will be beginning to name and identify a square, triangle, circle and rectangle. 


How to help at home:

Can you go on a shape hunt around your house?


Can you find something that looks like a:

-Square

-Rectangle

-Triangle 

-Circle


Phonics 

The children will be continuing to learn how to repeat a beat using their bodies and instruments.


How to help at home:

Can you follow these beats at home?







Children in Need!

 

Children in Need day!

It is fantastic to see so many children dressing up for children in Need! Nursery enjoyed colouring in Pudsey and adding Pom, Poms to make his spots.

Also, we took the children down to the secret garden to go on a ‘Pudsey’ the bear hunt. They loved!

















Thursday, 12 November 2020

Diwali

 

Diwali


This week we have spoken to the children about Diwali. They have explored making Rangoli patterns and Mendi hand art. Some of the children created Diwali decorations for the classroom by drawing around their feet and painting them.