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Very proud of this young man, conquering his fear of heights and climbing up the ladder to jump off the box! Well done...
Kingfishers had lots of fun learning all about numbers, in different ways, for National Numeracy Day! We especially enjoyed trying to phone our friends by dialing the correct numbers.
Making shakers using pasta and bottles, and some of us were trying to use pegs to pick up the pieces of pasta too!
Practicing our writing skills...
Projecting the images on my tray, using my arms to make them disappear.
Experiment which colours we can make when mixing!
Using pipettes and food colouring to explore how to change the colour of water!
Watering the plants and have a splash!
Look at these 2 boys, helping with our tidy up routine!
Enjoying a sing song with Mr Lorimer!
A big Happy Birthday to this young man!
Today we met some very hungry caterpillars...
Happy Mother's Day to our wonderful Kingfisher's mums. We have made this little video to show you how much you are appreciated. Please remember, some of our little ones are still finding their big voices, so turn the volume up high and listen carefully, you wont want to miss this!
Our dinosaurs got frozen in the ice age so we needed to help them get out. We used salt to explore how we could melt the ice!
We then put our dinosaur eggs into water so that they could hatch. We can't wait to check on them in a few days.
We went on the hunt for some dinosaur eggs, we had to match the pictures we were given, to the correct place around school.
We have been developing our fine motor skills by using cotton buds to paint. We have also been matching the colours on our pages to the correct coloured paint.
These boys have been working very hard on their construction skills!
We had an afternoon at Barrowford Park, practicing out turn taking skills and listening to the different birds in the trees.
Lets get creative!
This Kingfishers has been placing the food in the correct containers and was beginning to count them in..
We spotted a duck in our Woodland area ad we were all very excited!
Practicing our early mark making skills..
WOW... magical lights under the umbrella..
What better way to explore, than with your hands and feet!
This young man has been exploring how to change the colours in the bubble tube and also noticing his reflection in the mirror...
This superstar placed all the numbers to 10, in the correct order.. well done!
Some fantastic balancing, climbing and jumping in P.E today!
We have had a great World Book Day; exploring lots of different activities based around our favourite books.
Look at our wonderful World Book Day costumes..
These boys have been doing some brilliant animal matching. They had to match the correct halves of each animal together! Lots of fantastic communication happened too!
Who doesn't like an ice-lolly in the sunshine!
I am the music man...
Some Kingfishers visited Pets at Home this week, to see what animals they could spot!
I can recognise my numbers to 10..
Look at this fantastic counting!
Look at this superstar doing some fantastic communication at snack time!
The day the SNOW came...
Some fantastic mark making on our shed!
This young man has been doing lots of fantastic exploring both inside and outside, this week!
This week we are looking at the story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears. Today we painted pictures of the characters and practiced our colour names.
Wow! We are so lucky! Father Christmas came to visit us and because we have been so well behaved, we even got a present..
This young man has been saying all his letter sounds! Well done you!
Making our own structures!
This young man made 5 marks to match the 5 numbers!
Making my own patterns!
This young man has done some fantastic cause and effect work in the multi-sensory room. Pressing buttons to make the lights disappear and experimenting with our scent board.
Christmas Around the World! We were fantastic in our Christmas play and we made our class staff, family and friends extremely proud. Our country was Germany and we were lucky enough to also have Rudolph in our class too. Don't we look fantastic!
Shaving foam, gelli baff AND sand! What a brilliant messy play session! Everyone got stuck in...
Taking part in class routines and learning how to tidy up after ourselves. Good work, boys!
Roll up, roll up! Come and buy some fantastic presents!
This young man managed to complete the pairing jigsaw, and then organise the pieces into to colour order.
In our virtual world!
Who doesn't like a trip to the hairdressers?
Look at us getting involved in classroom routines and doing the washing up!
Developing our fine motor skills by threading and mark making.
Look at me miming along to one of my favourite counting songs!
Look at this superstar! We have been looking at the Bear Hunt book this week and using a water spray to represent the river. When we see it we say 'Splish Splash' and this young man has been trying to say it today!
Using our arms to move around on the hand powered bike.
Today we have been sorting bears by colour and size! We did some excellent grouping.
Today, the boys felt that the cars needed a bit of a clean. So we created our very own car wash! Just look at that team work!
We can't celebrate Bonfire Night without making our own Bonfire Chocolate Apples! Yum yum..
Boom, bang, splash! We made our own fireworks using lemonade and food colouring. We practiced how to keep safe by standing by the railings away from where it can be dangerous. Take cover!!
Glitter everywhere! We made some firework art, we picked our own colours and used lots of fantastic communication.
Remember, remember the 5th of November... today we explored colourful materials to create our own fireworks. We used silly string, tinsel, party poppers and streamers.
Yesterday, we did some exploring using the virtual reality headsets. We rode a rollercoaster, went deep see diving and even had a nosey around Peppa Pig's house.
The wheels on the bus.... this week we went out on the bus to explore our local area. We were all very well behaved and pointed out all the animals we could see!
Ready, steady, bake!
Today went exploring around the school grounds and stumbled across the adventure playground. We decided to test out some of the equipment.
Ready, steady, go!
We are loving our wake up, shake up song, in the morning. We are starting to join in with the actions and some of us are even using our voices to sing!
Kingfishers have been working really hard respond to our carpet time song, by listening and coming to the carpet without lots of adult support. What a fantastic job they are doing!
we love being book worms in Kingfishers Class. In the library we can cosy up with our favourite books and even listen to them on the headphones.
Beware of the Mud Monsters!
Jumping in puddles is our favourite thing, and when we can't find any, we make our own!
In maths we have been focusing on the number 2! We matched animals together, found the number 2, made tea for 2 people and even sang some songs!
We love our dance lessons and love using the props even more! Let it go.....
Who is that in the mirror?
Look who ordered all the number pegs to 10!
Who needs paint brushes when you can use cars! Some brilliant mark making happening in Kingfishers today.
Oh no! Here come the Police!
WOW! Today, this young man decided to use his big voice for the first time, in school. He was exploring in our kitchen and named a range of fruit and vegetables! We are so proud!
This superstar loved our 5 Green Bottles song in Maths today. He worked really hard to knock them down and put them back up during our song.
Kingfishers have been enjoying exploring the different areas both inside and outside of our classroom. We are having so much fun learning through our play and making friends along the way.
Welcome Kingfishers! We have made an excellent start to the year and have already made some fantastic memories and friendships. Keep your eyes peeled on this page as we will be keeping you up to date with what we get up to and any important news. Meet the class...