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Curriculum Newsletters  2022-2023

World Book Day! We have had a fantastic day. Our chosen book was Elmer the Patchwork Elephant and we have enjoyed lots of activities related to this.

We are been learning all about farm animals during the first couple of weeks of our new animals topic.

A visit to the library. We enjoyed choosing and looking at books.

Spreading the love with some valentines activities!

Another fantastic visit to the Space Centre. Everyone had a wonderful time.

Baking coloured cakes in topic!

Winter Olympics at Acorns Primary School. We had a wonderful morning and joined in with a variety of different games. We came 3rd!

Painting rainbows and exploring mixing colours!

We enjoyed our magic milk experiment in Topic today. We dropped food colouring in milk and watched the colours disperse when we touched it with fairy liquid on a cotton bud.

We are reading 'Dog's Colourful Day' in English. We have made our own spotty colourful dog and worked on our colourful semantics.

Chinese New Year! Kung Hei Fat Choy!

Reading Elmer the Colourful Elephant and exploring coloured rice, working on our Colourful Semantics and making Elmers out of milk bottles.

We have enjoyed playing in the snow and making snowmen over the past couple of weeks!

Wishing everyone a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! We hope you all have a lovely 2 weeks off. See you all in January.

Love from everyone in Otters class. xx

Christmas Party! We had lots of fun at the Christmas party. We enjoyed dancing and pass the parcel in the hall and then games and party food in class.

We had lots of fun making and eating snowmen biscuits!

Making Peppermint Creams!

Making salt dough for Christmas decorations

A special moment caught on camera...

Our lovely angels and kings ready for the Christmas Performance

Our festive trip to Barton Grange. We had a lovely time looking at the lights, displays and Christmas decorations.

Look who arrived in our class on the 1st of December...what a cheeky Elf!

Another birthday!! Happy Birthday to this wonderful girl!

Happy Birthday to our wonderful TA! We enjoyed a party with games and cake!

Wonderful maths work from this superstar! She sat and engaged with activities for 15 minutes. Well done!

Exploring vibrations with drums and rice and making our own shakers

We have enjoyed dancing in the hall for PE.

Another birthday in Otters class! Happy Birthday!

Our 2nd visit to The Space Centre. Thank you to one of our wonderful parents for funding this trip! The children had a wonderful time!

Fine motor activities. We had fun practicing using nets and tweezers!

We have a lot of Birthdays during November in Otters class. Here are the first 2! Happy Birthday boys!

So far in topic we have been learning about animal and vehicle sounds. We played with the emergency vehicle toys and explored making different sounds by scraping toy cars along different instruments!

Some lovely interacting with peers during our chill out session today. Well done boys!

Painting and messy mark making!

Making firework pictures!

Our first trip to The SPACE Centre of the year! We had so much fun exploring the sensory room and interacting with each other.

Autumn week! We have had lots of fun getting messy with paint to print pumpkins and make autumn trees.

Baking Gingerbread biscuits after reading The Gingerbread Man. We choose which cutters we wanted to use independently.

Brushing our teeth!

In our Food topic this week, we sorted healthy and unhealthy foods and made strawberry and banana ice pops.

Our first week back! We have had lots of fun this week and enjoyed mark making, learning about foods that are healthy and unhealthy, PE and maths!