Week beginning 30.04.18
This week in nursery have been planting a variety of beans and learning about what we can do to help them grow
Please remember we are going to the library on Wednesday 2nd May 2018.
Jack and the Beanstalk
F2 have been reading the story of Jack and the Beanstalk. We are learning to retell the story using story actions. Please talk about this story at home.
We are going to plant our own beanstalks. I wonder where they will take us?
Also don't forget.....We are going to Darnall library on Tuesday 1st May.
On Monday 23rd April we found that our frogspawn has hatched! We now have tadpoles!
On Monday 16th April we found some magic beans! I wonder who they belong to?
How does it grow?
This half term we will be looking at how animals and plants grow and what we can do to help them.
Our focus book this half term is: Jack and the beanstalk
This week (19.03.18) we are looking at people who help us. We have been dressing up like some of them.
Watch out Evil Peas... Supertato is coming to get you!
For science week F1 made mash potato. We explored the texture of the potato when it was raw and after it was cooked. We used lots of different senses while we made our mash potato. Can you think of which senses we used?
On Monday 12th March we went to visit Jean and the kitchen staff. We had a look around the kitchen and Jean showed us how to make chips!
We celebrated world book day by dressing up as our favorite characters.
We are working hard to keep our teeth clean and healthy. We brush our teeth everyday at school. Don't forget to brush your teeth at home too!!
Check out this amazing reading app! Download before Sunday and it's completely free!!!
Wednesday 28/02/18 we had lots of fun exploring the snow at school!
We are the Evil Peas and we have taken over the foundation stage unit this half term!
Enter if you dare!
No-one can stop us... not even Supertato!
Friday 16th February
Today we went on our 'Big Ride' trip to celebrate all the learning we have done about Transport. We got the train from Darnall to Sheffield.
We loved the water fountains near the train station
We walked to the Peace Gardens and had a picnic.
We went on the tram for a ride and then on the bus back to Darnall.
Room on a Broom Family Fun!
Today we have had so much fun with our grown ups
doing the following activities:
Making fruit kebab wands
Writing about room on a broom
Flying on a broom stick
Our healthy Day
On Wednesday 7th February we celebrated a healthy day!
Our grown ups had a meeting with Julie Cassidy (NHS community oral health officer) to talk about how they can help up keep our teeth nice and clean.
We had lots of fun healthy activities to do with our families.
Claire from Taylor Shaw came in to see us and talked about healthy eating. She also brought us some yummy healthy fruit and vegetables to try.
In the afternoon we did some exercise to keep us fit and healthy and Julie came back to talk to use about how we can keep our teeth clean.
F1 children have been exploring Miss Mercer's car
and thinking about lots of questions:
Where does the petrol go?
Why do cars need lights?
What is an engine?
What do you put in a car boot?
Thankyou to all the Mummys and Daddys
who made Story-telling week so special!
A story with Thaman's Mum!
Ayan's Daddy read us a story about 'Clever Joe'.
Haleem's Dad read 'Mr Gumpy's Car'.
Aaliyah's Mummy read us a story today. We really enjoyed it.
Our focus book this half term is: We all go travelling by
Spring Term 1: How will we get there?
The FSU children where amazing today in the Christmas Show! A HUGE well done!
Last week we enjoyed exploring the snow in the tuff tray
You can help your child at home by visiting a few of your local shops.
How about playing shop keepers with items from around the house.
- Where do you buy your food from?
- Where can you buy glasses from?
- Which shop would you visit if you needed some medicine?
This Half term our focus book is:
Autumn Term 2: Where can I buy it?
Thank you to everyone who attended todays (17/10/17) EYFS curriculum meeting.
Here is the video for you to practice pure sounds for RWI.
Come and join us for the Foundation Stage Unit Reading Events this Wednesday- 11th October!
8.35-9.15am-Reading morning. Come and share books with your child and make a character mask.
2.30-3.05pm-Bedtime story. Come and share books with your child and enjoy hot chocolate and a biscuit.
F2 enjoyed the theatre show this week!
On Wednesday 27th September we had a teddy bears picnic.
We had decorated bear biscuits for our picnic and we invited our families in to join us.
We're going on a bear hunt!
After reading the story Brown bear, Brown bear some of the nursery children have been bear mad! So we decided to go on a bear hunt.
Here's our newsletter and home learning for this half term.
You can help your child at home by helping them name the different parts of the body.
How about playing a mirror or follow the leader game by giving instructions to move or point to different parts of the body?
- Which part of your body do you use to hear?
- Which part of your body helps you to move around?
- Which part of your body helps you to taste?
Our song this half Term is Head, shoulders, knees and toes
This half term our focus book is...
Autumn Term 1: Why am I so special?
Take a look at our amazing new learning environment!
Welcome to our
Foundation Stage Unit