Wet Easter Fun

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This morning we put on our puddle suit and wellies and went out to do some Easter activities. We were counting the eggs in the basket and finding the correct numeral on the number fans.

We also had a go at an egg and spoon race. There was a little cheating going on, holding onto the…

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Physical development Counting


Ordering Easter eggs by size.

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Little Chicks have used Easter eggs to put in size order. Using the language big, bigger, biggest.

Then ordering small, smaller, smallest and then sizing smallest to the biggest.


They used the interactive board to select which picture was smallest or the biggest.


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We have been using multi link to measure Easter Bunnies. We counted the number of multi link used and recorded the number on the sheet. Then we indicated which was the tallest rabbit and which was the shortest.

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Letter of the week O

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Little Chicks are learning the letter of the week O they found objects beginning with O they wrote the letter O in the air, they learnt the O jolly song and wrote O on their white boards following Captain Seasalt on treasure island O.

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Dino fun

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The children have enjoyed using their imaginations to pretend to create a dinosaur swamp.


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Applying our phonics skills

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We love showing off our new phonics knowledge by reading words with our newly learnt graphemes in, making words by segmenting with our phonics fingers, writing tricky words and even sentences with complete independence now.


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Spring Weather and learning outdoors

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You may have noticed your child coming home a little dirtier than usual. As the Spring progresses, we have been busy planting Spring flowers, weeding, exploring the changes around us, transporting and being outside enjoying the sunshine one moment, then rain the next! We love the fact our children…

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Sorting objects

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In Maths this week we have been discussing the variety of ways we can sort a group of objects. We have worked in our House Teams to plan how to sort and help one another to sort objects correctly, discussing problems along the way. 

Some of the criteria we sorted objects according to…

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Comparing amounts

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In Maths this week we have been re-capping on learning from the past term. We have been making given amounts and comparing quantities, sharing ideas and thoughts with our friends. 

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maths Speaking and Listening


Bend and stretch with Sticky kids

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Little Chicks engaged in fun and fitness songs and rhymes.


Follow the link to join in https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mr8MfrL0jdc bend and stretch with the sticky kids.

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Today we have been measuring out the ingredients to bake some delicious biscuits. They enjoyed measuring, mixing and kneading the dough. Our dough is resting in the fridge and the children are very excited to cut it into shape and pop them in the oven tomorrow. Yum!

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3D Shapes

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Little Chicks have been learning 3D shapes.


A rocket ship.                                                  Making cubes and pyramids.


Printing using 3D shapes and naming.            Magnetic polydron making a sphere.

Matching objects to the shape flash cards.   …

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