martes, 21 de abril de 2015

Spring

The 5 year olds are learning about Spring. We are revising "The very hungry caterpillar" and learning about life cycles. Here are some activities you can practice at home.

Story
hungry cat. song
Spring song
life cycle song
time lapse
seed to flower
pond game
garden game
                                   
We are also revising all sounds, practising blending, and reading captions and questions with Ainslie. You can try drawing pictures to match the captions, and answer yes/no to the questions. We are also practising buddy reading to prepare for primary school!

(REMEMBER: AT THIS STAGE UNDERSTANDING IS NOT IMPORTANT, SO YES OR NO FOR THE QUESTIONS IS OK!)
You can practice here:

Sounds
Phoneme frames
Captions
Questions

This term with Ester we are reading stories and completing book reviews. We are learning about titles, authors, illustrators, characters, plot and beginning, middle and end of stories. Here are some activities to practice useful story vocabulary.

parts of a story
elmo's books
comprehension
picture sequencing
   

Spring


The 4 year olds are learning about Spring, especially frogs. Here are some activities to practice at home:

5 speckled frogs
Spring song
frog life cycle
tadpole blues
pond game
life cycle game

minibeast memory
George spring
Weather wheel
frog on log
                         
They are also busy in phonics this term, practising all the sounds, learning some high frequency words, and starting to blend and segment easy words. Here are some activities to practice:

jolly phonics songs
HFW match
ending sounds
blending
      

martes, 14 de abril de 2015

Spring

The three year olds are learning about Spring with the story "The very hungry caterpillar". We are also revising colours, numbers and learning about food. Here are some activities you can practice at home:
Story
Spring song
caterpillar song
butterfly song
fruit song
colour game
interactive story
Fruit salad
                 
The three year olds are also learning lots of new sounds this term, and playing games which focus on identifying sounds. Here are some activities to practice at home:

Songs
clifford
lions

     

transport 3

Here are the 3 year olds with two of our favourite songs from the transport topic.

lunes, 6 de abril de 2015

Transport/city

The four year olds are learning about transport and places around the city.
Here are some activities to practise at home:

vocab
city vocab
Wheels
engine 9
little ted
look both ways
library
bakery
transport
street
street sounds
city
Thomas the tank
starfall
paint