Home Learning

Hi everyone,

I am so sorry we are not in school next week, let's just hope we all stay healthy.

Miss Taylor and I will put some activities on the Little Chicks Home Learning page over the course of next week. You can access the page via the school website, click on the home learning icon and…

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Using shapes to create pictures

We have been using shapes to create pictures. Some of us copied a picture and some made their own picture, 

To see more of our pictures please click on the link: https://www.carletongreen.lancs.sch.uk/photo-galleries/using-shapes-to-make-pictures

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Science experiment with colours

Little Chicks experimented with Skittles to see what would happen when we added warm water to the sweets.



What other ways can you could you experiment at home ?

Carry out an experiment and let us know.

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Mixing Colours

Little Chicks have been mixing Primary colours to Secondary colours. They have been discovering the different colours created by mixing two colours together.



Little Chicks enjoyed the activity and learnt the different combinations.


Red + Blue = Purple

Red + Yellow =…

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art science


Sounding out words

Little Chicks have been sounding out the letters of the alphabet and simple three letter words. Little Chicks took turns to find letters to a word and sound out the letters.



Make up three letter words and sound them out, cat, dog, hat, bat, for…

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phonics language



Just look at how good we are getting at completing jigsaws!


To complete a jigsaw we have to:

  • match shapes
  • match colours
  • have spatial awareness
  • remain focused for a period of time
  • pay attention to details.

We are very proud of our achievement.

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Shapes in the environment

Little Chicks have been learning 2d shapes. They had a shape chart and they had to find objects with shapes in the environment.



Rectangular shoe box                        Circular pan                           Square chalkboard


Little Chicks have been learning about…

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Shapes activemaths


Letter of the week W

Letter of the week is W. Little Chicks played the Silly soup game putting items in the soup bowl that begin with W.


follow link for w song https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PlDPegyV6XI

follow link for vocabulary and blending https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LiTcZ2w5JGc

Jolly Phonics W - YouTube



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phonics Singing language


The Colour Monster

Today and throughout the week we will be reading the story ' The Colour Monster' by Anna Llenas. It is a lovely book which explores feelings and colours associated with feelings. The children are making their own colour monster and explaining why they have chosen the colour and how it makes them…

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Rhyming words

Little Chicks have been learning rhyming words to music. Little Chicks enjoy learning through music


follow link to watch and join https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cSPmGPIyykU

follow link to watch and join https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5T52TCrQ2M4



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Rhyme phonics Active learning music and movement.


Mrs Rainbow

The new topic is based on colours we have been learning about Mrs Rainbow house.


follow the link to listen to the story https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WRE--mj3SeA


The Little Chicks have made rainbow college pictures, cutting and sticking.



Look for colours in the…

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maths fine motor Creative learning


3D shapes

Little Chicks have ben learning about 3d shapes. They are learning the names, the different quantities faces, sides and vertices on each shape.


use the 


Little Chicks use the shape cards to match shapes.


Little Chicks use a variety of construction equipment to make 3D…

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construction 3D shapes Active learning