Handa's Surprise

This week at Little chicks we have been looking a lot at our story of Handa's Surprise. The children have done really well at recalling the story, and have been answering lots of questions about the story, showing they have listened well. From this, we have then been able to retell and act out the…

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Spring lamb visitors

This morning we had some very special visitors as part of our spring and animals topic, two baby lambs named Frank and Mary who came from Miss Rickus' farm for us to see! We learnt that Frank was the bigger of the two and he was born on the 15/4/18 and Mary was only born on the 17/4/18. The…

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Welcome back!

Welcome Back

I hope you all had a lovely break.

This new term at little chicks sees us start with our new topics of spring and animals. For the first couple of weeks, we are looking at our pets and pets we would like. We have been drawing pictures of our pets and copying their names. in the…

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Science Week

This week at Little Chicks we have become scientists and took part in Science Week. 

Outside, we have been exploring bubbles. We filled a tuff spot with soapy water then used different sized hula hoops to make our bubbles. We even tried standing children in and dragging a bubble up around…

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Snow Fun!

Wow! What a cold week we've had at Little Chicks! We've seen gale force winds, ice, and of course snow! On Tuesday, we wrapped up warm and the children enjoyed playing out in the snow were we made a snowman, made snow angels, and even a cheeky snowball fight! (The children thought it was a great…

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Little Chicks do World Book Day

On Thursday, a wonderful array of characters came to school to celebrate World Book Day! The children had some fantastic costumes, and as a class, we enjoyed reading the stories that some of them brought in with them. We had a storm trooper, Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz, a few aliens in…

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Naughty Bus Trip

On Wednesday morning the children found the correct coins to pay for their 5p bus ticket. It was then up to the top deck, seatbelts on and off we went. The children pointed out features and places they recognised such as the tower, cinemas, cafes, shops, police stations and lots more! Before…

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Little Chicks have fun in the snow

On Tuesday 6th February we were all very excited to see it snowing. We all got wrapped up in puddlesuits and wellies and headed out to investigate the snow with Ducklings. We made snow angels, rolled snowballs and threw snowballs at each other and the teachers! When we had all had enough we came…

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Toys

This week at Little chicks, we have been continuing with our theme of toys. We have been looking at old and new toys and how they are different. The children brought in some fantastic toys, including a spinning top! In the mark making area, we have been drawing the toys that are in our toy boxes…

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Our busy Christmas week!

Well what a busy last few weeks at Little Chicks we've had! I'd firstly just like to say how proud we were of all the Little Chicks that took part in our nativity plays last week! They did amazingly at learning the play, dances and actions. Well done!

On tuesday we had our christmas party, were…

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Buddy the Elf!

We have been very busy this week at Little Chicks! We have continued with our topic of nursery rhymes, were we have been looking at rhyming words, discovering rhythm by clapping the syllables in our names, and singing lots of different nursery rhymes. Outside in the water, Incy Wincy spider got…

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Celebrations!

Welcome back! I hope you all had a lovely and restful half term!

This week in Little Chicks we have started our new topic of celebrations. The children have been sharing their halloween, bonfire and firework stories with us and in the creative area, they have been making some splat firework…

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