The Ducklings had a fantastic day out in Clitheroe visiting the castle and the weather was glorious!
They heard the myth about the Clitheroe dragon and trained to be a dragon protector. The Ducklings enjoyed a picnic lunch in the sun before exploring the remains of the castle keep and then the…
This afternoon we explored the sounds some musical instruments make in order to create a piece of music to depict a Roman battle. We then used this music to create a "battle/ invasion" dance. The Yellow Team were the Romans, as you can see from their victorious stance.
In the wing we created…
We were very lucky to have a visit from Nibby (Arthur's daddy,) a children's book illustrator today. The children listened really well while he talked to them about his job and then they all loved describing their ideas for a dragon to him and he drew them each a dragon!
Thank you very much…
Some of the Ducklings have been very creative and have used the junk materials to make their own castles.
The Ducklings have been using junk materials to create dragons.
The Ducklings have enjoyed using the 3D shapes to create their own castles fit for a prince or princess. It has been lovely to see how confident they are at naming the shapes too.
The Ducklings have been exploring mixing different colours of paint to see how many different 'pea' green shades they can make as part of our Princess and the Pea topic.
The Ducklings and Little Chicks have been pretending to be princes and princesses. They have been saying the special words into the magic mirror!
Our funky fingers have been very busy again, carefully placing jewels on mirrors, as part of our Snow White topic this week.
The Ducklings and Little Chicks have loved the new dressing up clothes. They are enjoying pretending to be Knights, princes and princesses.
It has been a very exciting start to the Doves' year. Jordan
We made Shields. Ruben.
We made mozaics. Nathaniel
Mr Cooper made a camp fire and we cooked potatoes on it. Evie.
We had a Roman invasion. Hannah
Some really fun stuff has been going on. Max
We tried some Roman…
The Ducklings have enjoyed creating Christmas crafts out of twigs for the Christmas fair. They were really careful using the saw and the glue gun. They were very popular and sold well.