Welcome to Ducklings Class
Our first topic is called 'Knowing me, Knowing You'
We talked about our families and shared photographs of people in our families.
Some children chose to draw a picture of their families.
Our new topic is 'Let's Celebrate'
We started our topic with a birthday party for our class bear, Douglas. All the children wrote invitations and invited their bears to come and join the party. We played party games, made party hats, and decorated biscuits.
We have been developing our phonics knowledge and have started using our skills to write words.
We learnt about bonfire night and read the story of Guy Fawkes.
We had great fun making firework pictures by splattering paint.
Talk For Writing
In Talk for Writing we have been learning about instructions. We made fruit salad and learnt to tell instructions using talk for writing actions.
We marked the start of anti-bullying week by wearing odd socks to school.
We read the story Giraffes Can't Dance and talked about how we are all special and unique.
Our new topic for this half term is 'Fairy Tales'
We turned our role play area into a castle!
We had a visit from the Pantomime and enjoyed watching Aladdin.
We had a fantastic time creating fairy tale music using lots of different instruments.
We have been exploring the icy weather and making lots of observations about the ice, and how it is changing.
Our new topic for Spring term is 'Let's Seed How to Grow'
In class we learnt about why Shrove Tuesday is an important time in the Christian Calander, and we have started our Lent Challenge.
We made pancake batter, and chose some delicious toppings to add to our pancakes.