Oak class had a very special visitor on Friday and they were thrilled!! The Easter Bunny came to our classroom with a special chocolate delivery for each child. The children were very excited and really enjoyed their Easter surprise. The children have been learning about the Christian Festival this week and were able to sequence the main events with a little support. Happy Easter to all of you. We hope you have a good break and we look forward to seeing you all again on the
This week in Reception we have been busy learning and exploring. We have had our daily "Read, Write Inc" sessions, engaged in lots of activities about number 13 in "Number Sense", having lots of fun learning about the Easter celebrations and Spring by being creative making lots of gorgeous things! Today we all got a wonderful surprise visitor, can you guess who? Yes the Easter Bunny with lots of chocolate eggs, we couldn't believe our eyes it was a fantastic way to to finish
We used our knowledge of materials to design make and investigate paper airplanes. We concluded that the wind was the most important factor in making the planes fly further. This was because all different types of material and decorations made to the final competition. Mr Frascina's large plane didn't make a difference to the test and flew no better or worse than the rest of the class' planes.
Hello to you All, We are having a fun craft day in Kindi. The children have enjoyed using paint to design their own pebble. The children chose to paint insects onto the pebbles. We have had a busy week learning all about the Easter festival and learning about Christianity. We have given the children some phonics homework to complete over the Easter holidays. We hope all have a fantastic Easter break and we will see you all in two weeks. Take Care, Your Kindi Team
We investigated materials to see if they were transparent, translucent or opaque. To make it a fair test we all used the same materials, the same torches and the same person stood in the same place to not change the light.
We have been very busy since returning to school on the 8th March. We are really happy to be back in school with all our friends as we have really missed seeing each other every day. In particular we have enjoyed practical Maths activities, designing and making Easter Pop - Up - Puppets and taking part in an online music course provided by 'Rock Kidz'.
A fantastic week of learning in Reception. Along with our daily "Read Write Inc" lesson we have been exploring number 12 in maths, learning about staying safe on and around roads, talking about what happens in spring looking at growth and new life by using lots of media to create homes for baby animals born in spring plus making pictures of things we have observed. You can see by the photographs below that the children are so engaged, curious and loving sharing learning with
We love our daily Read Writ Inc lessons. We are successful in recognising sounds, blending sounds to read words, recognising tricky 'red' words and segmenting words to spell. We aim to be as speedy and fluent as possible when we read. This is yellow group spelling lots of long set 3 sound words and reading our book of the week 'Lost'.
We explored plastic and how flexible a material it is. We observed how far one squeeze would project water to measure it's flexibility. we found that the smaller bottles were the most flexible and concluded that it was because they had thinner plastic than the larger bottles. We learned that therefore the thinner the plastic the more flexible it was.