Penguin Groove

Little Chicks have been learning the Penguin dance they followed dance moves and coordinated their body movements to the music.

 

 

follow the link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uf0uKmKwnKs to learn dance and join in with your Little Chicks.

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dance Singing music and movement.

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Creating Penguins

 

The children have been given all the different parts they need to create their own penguin. The children have had to think which order they need to stick things on and if they need to use glue or tape. An adult has been there to support them when needed. Some children are a little mean…

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construction Creative learning Arctic

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Making Bird Feeders

This morning we have been outside making bird feeders. We mixed seeds with lard and then pressed the lard into a pine cone. For some reason a few children didn't like the feel of the lard! We then hung the feeders in the garden. We now just have to wait and see what birds come and feed from…

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Understanding the World

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Scishow kids Arctic North

Sci show kids

 

As part of our learning about the Arctic the children watched Sci show kids it taught us about the Arctic. Little Chicks have been asked to ask a question about the Artic to learn to use questions in conversation. 15.1.22

Georgia “Do their noses turn to ice Polar bears?” …

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animals science geography Understanding the World

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Maths

Little Chicks have been learning mathamatical language and have been measuring different quantities.

 

Each Little Chick has been measuring the unifix into containers they had to look at the picture cue card which showed either a full,empty, half empty, nearly full and nearly empty…

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weight activemaths Size

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Scishow kids Arctic North

Little Chicks have been learning about the Arctic North the children learnt about the animals, the habitat, what food the animals hunt for and what the weather is like in the Arctic North.

 

The thickness of the ice, Walrus, Seal, Arctic Fox.

 

 

Little Chicks used the role…

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animals science geography Understanding the World

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Letter of the week H

Little Chicks have been learning the letter H.

We looked at objects beginning with H.

Little Chicks wrote the letter H and some Little Chicks wrote words as we followed Captain Seasalt on the Island.

Little Chicks learnt the H jolly song.

follow link for song 

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phonics letters Handwriting Singing language

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Underarm throw

The children have been learning to throw underarm in PE. Outside they have been putting these skills into practise by throwing snowballs into hoops. Remember to put the leg that is opposite to your throwing hand forward!

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Physical development Throwing

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Retelling familiar stories

The Ducklings have been working together in groups to retell the familiar story of Jack Frost. They have used their own words and language direct from the story. Ask them to tell you the story at home too!

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reading stories

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Helping Jack Frost

We have carried out a science investigation to help Jack Frost, just in case he loses his hands again! Last week when we found jack Frost's frozen hands, we brought them inside to look at but they melted. We wanted to know where the best place would be to put his hands if we ever found them again,…

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science Understanding the World

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Constructing Snowflakes

The Ducklings have enjoyed using a range of tools and materials safely to construct snowflakes.

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DT Creative learning

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Arctic Yoga

Little Chicks have been learing the art of yoga and how to pose like Arctic animals. We followed a story and acted out different Arctic animals through yoga poses. Little Chicks were learning to breathe when holding their posture.

 

 

LIttle Chicks followed the cue cards…

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science Physical development yoga

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