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Little Chicks have been learning about different types of transport.

On the train.                                                       Miniature road and cars.

Construction how to get the cars across using planks.


Facts about trains.                                    …

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Animals on a vehicle

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We read the story You can’t take an elephant on a bus.

Little Chicks chose a vehicle and were asked what animal cannot go on a vehicle and why?



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story drawing Imagination


Construction and vechiles

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Little Chicks have been learning about vehicles and what we use them for, how to construct vehicles using different construction kits.



Little Chicks manipulated the tools to place the wheels and cogs on the vehicles and the parts to make diggers.

We sang along to ‘Construction…

fine motor construction Singing story


Goldilocks and the Three Bears

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Little Chicks have been learning about traditional stories this week we are listening to Goldilocks and the Three Bears. 


Using sticklebacks to make the three bears beds.          Goldilocks in the bears house.



Drawing pictures of the story.


Sequencing the…

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Gingerbread People Cooking

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As part of Little Chicks learning on traditional stories they made Gingerbread people.


Mix together flour, salt, bicarbonate soda, ginger and cinnamon into a large bowl. Then add butter, sugar and syrup.


Knead into a dough and place in fridge for 30 minutes.


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The Very Hungry Caterpillar

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This week LIttle Chicks are learning about the Hungry Caterpillar, The Cautious Caterpillar, The Crunchy Munching Caterpillar.



Monday we read the Hungry Caterpillar, we retold the story in order. The Little Chicks then read the story and worked with their peers to put the props in…

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Life cycles story retelling story


Life cycle of the Butterfly

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Little Chicks have been learning the life cycle of the Butterfly. We listenend to the story Caterpillar Butterfly, The book is a non-fiction which teaches all about the life cycle of a caterpillar to the stage it becomes a butterfly, but it has a story element making this easier for children to…

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science Life cycles story painting drawing


Jack and the Beanstalk

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Footprints were found in Ducklings, who's could they be?

Alongside the footprints were other objects, beans, coins, leaves, a golden egg and feathers.



Miss Taylor "What did we see?

Joakim "A golden egg."

Hunter "It was massive."

Darcie "Footprints, they were…

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Role-play Active learning story


Shrove Tuesday

Little Chicks enjoyed pancakes for Shrove Tuesday.



Little Chicks listened to the story runaway pancake. follow link to listen to the story.

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Pancake day story


Handa's Surprise

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Little Chicks are learning about warm climates as part of this learning we have read Handa's Surprise we have looked at the different fruits and animals in the story. We looked at the setting in Africa and will learn about the country throughout the week.

Throughout the week Little Chicks will…

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Rhyming words

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Little Chicks have been learning to rhyme words. They used the rhyming match phonics game Cat/Hat each took turns to match two rhyming words.


Clock/Sock                                                             Duck/Truck                                                         …

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Rhyme phonics Active learning language story