This term we are looking at the story, 'The tiger who came to tea'.
Santa Winter Wonderland!
We had a great time visiting West Boldon Lodge for a Santa Winter Wonderland workshop.We took part in lots of Christmas activities, including making a Christmas decoration and decorating a Santa hat. We helped the naughty elves by finding the 6 missing jigsaw pieces and sat around the campfire to eat toasted marshmallows. We went inside to warm up with a drink of hot chocolate before meeting Santa! What an exciting time we had!
We had a great time exploring magnets and magnetism with our visitor. We found out what a magnet is and explored things which are magnetic and things which are not magnetic. We made predictions to say if we thought some objects would be magnetic. We learnt that all the objects which were magnetic were made from metal.
Halloween Fun Day!
Vegetable Potato Heads!
We enjoyed exploring a range of vegetables to make our own potato heads! We experimented with ways to use the cocktail sticks to assemble and join the different vegetables.
We had a great time preparing vegetables for our Harvest soup. We washed our hands before using knives to cut and prepare the vegetables. The vegetables were then placed into the pan with stock. We sang some Harvest songs to our grown ups before sharing our soup with them.
We're Going on a Bear Hunt
We enjoyed sharing the story We're Going on a Bear Hunt. After reading the story, we used a range of musical instruments to add sound effects to the story. We used instruments such as, triangles, glockenspiels, tambourines and shakers to represent the different sounds from the story.
Maths Gruffalo Hunt
We had a problem to solve today as all the characters from the Gruffalo story were hiding in the outside area. We found the different characters and used some positional language to describe where they were hiding.