miércoles, 3 de febrero de 2016

feria

Yesterday 4B went to the Feria! It was fantastic! We had a great time! Thanks Javi and Year 2 for inviting us!

lunes, 25 de enero de 2016

Sleeping beauty

The 4 year olds are learning about "Sleeping Beauty" in preparation for Carnival. Here are some activities to practice vocabulary at home.

story
vocab
puppet story
Sing a long
long long ago
Aurora
                                  

Wizard of Oz

The five year olds are learning the classic story of "The wizard of Oz". Here are some activities to practice at home:
tornado scene
follow the yellow...
Scarecrow
tin man
Lion
witch
wizard
home
story
read along


Snow White

The three year olds are preparing for carnival with the traditional tale "Snow white and the seven dwarves". You can practice these activities at home:
Story
Heigh ho
Just whistle
vocabulary
Sesame street 7
starfall
counting
carnival song
                     

miércoles, 20 de enero de 2016

Phonics term two.

Here are the literacy objectives for term two, for each age group. Ester and I are preparing information sessions about synthetic phonics for parents, but in the meantime, here are some things to practice at home. Of course, you don't need to do all the activities. Remember to have fun!

Three year olds:
Jolly Phonics groups 1 (s,a,t,i,p,n), 2 (c,k,e,h,r,m,d) and 3 (g,o,u,l,f,b). Initial sounds (sun: S-u-n),
Blending/segmenting CVC words, and recognising rhyming words.

Online games:
Songs
Starfall
The quiet machine
Chicken coop

Printables:
Word wheels
Cards
Books

Four year olds:
All sounds, but especially (ch,sh,th,ng,qu, and vowels ou,oi,oo,ar,er,or)
Tricky words: you,your,come,some,said,here,there,they,go,so,no,my.
Inital/ending sounds, rhyming words, blending/segmenting.

Online games:
Songs
Starfall: _an, _en, ar, or, car race, my horse
CH game
SH game
Sound review (select sound to practise).

Printables:
Five year olds:
Begin writing shared sentences.
Tricky words: saw,put,could,should,would,right,two,four,goes,does,made,their.
Blending/segmenting, buddy reading, reading sentences.


Printables:
High frequency words choose the design you like best!
Tricky words choose the design you like best!
Captions 1
Captions 2
Sentences
Questions 1

lunes, 18 de enero de 2016

Winter/peace 5 years

Welcome back! To start off the new year we will be talking about winter and peace, especially feelings and teamwork. Here are some activities to practice at home.
winter song
how are you
emotions
buddy song
cold song
sesame street
grover winter
feeling game
jakes tale
pete's sheep
fuzzy ears
sky ride
                                    

Winter/peace 4 years

I hope you all had a great holiday! The first unit this year is related to winter and peace. We will be learning about feelings and also reading "The owl babies". Here are some activities to practice at home.

Owl Babies
how are you
friend song
Winter song
                
10 owls
animal forest
big bird
grover winter games
Thomas
tea party
                 

Winter/peace 3 years

Welcome back! We are beginning the new year with the topics: winter and peace.
The three year olds will be reading "The ugly duckling" and begin to discuss feelings. Here are some activities you can practice at home.

song
feelings
5 little ducks
farm song
create a farm
feeling game
Winter games
elmo's ducks
              
Don't forget to practice the phonic songs!