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Curriculum Newsletters 2022-2023

We have had a great week celebrating Christmas with our friends. There was lots of dancing and party games at our end of term party.

Butterflies Class had such an amazing time at the Space Centre. We whizzed down the slide, jumped into the ball pool, used the swings and stomped on the interactive floor mats.

We chose different shapes to create a shape rocket!

What's that?! It's a colourful alien spaceship that Butterflies class have created!

For Remembrance Day this year we decorated poppy biscuits, explored red spaghetti and created a poppy collage. We also watched a remembrance animated video.

A is for Alien! We used our superb collaging skills to decorate an 'A' alien and made space rockets too.

We have been creating our own quiet fireworks using icing sugar and food colouring, we also made sparklers using breadsticks and colourful sprinkles. We made a collage bonfire too!

We used the water wheels to create sparkling shooting star pictures from paint and glitter.

In Butterflies Class, we have been learning about cause and effect, using the switches to activate the toys. The spitting llama was a big hit, as well as the waddling penguin and the Paw Patrol cars!

As the weather has started to change, we have begun to look at the autumn leaves. We have also been exploring pumpkins, using a range of fine motor tools to see what was inside!

The faster we turned the handle, the faster the salad spinner went and the more paint that splattered all over our beautiful butterflies!

We chose our favourite paint colours to create a beautifully decorated poster of our names. It was great fun watching the balls roll around the tray and through the paint, leaving trails wherever they went.

When learning about ourselves, we used mirrors to look at our faces before creating our own face biscuits. We also explored the sensory face in the tuff tray.

We have enjoyed spending time in the multi-sensory room interacting with the floor projector, watching the UV lights make different fabrics glow, the fibre optics twinkle and seeing the bubbles in the bubble tubes go pop!

Bubbles, bubbles everywhere!

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We explored the letters of our names using shaving foam, tracing over the shapes with our fingers and hands.

Look at these superstars searching through the numbers to find their faces in the mirror at the bottom!

We have had a busy, fun-filled first week back in Butterflies Class!