This week we have been learning all about Elmer the elephant. We have read the story, acted it out and discussed and answered questions around the story. We created a whole class gigantic Elmer using recycled paper and cardboard boxes. In maths we have been learning about numbers within ten and what they look like … Continue reading
Today we had our first gymnastics club. We learnt the safety rules and the names of equipment used such as the vault and springboard. We practiced pencil rolls and forward rolls, balanced on the benches and jumped off the vault landing onto the crash mat.
This week we have been busy getting to know each other. We have been writing our names, using scissors, exploring the pond, learning to share and working together, taking part in PE in the hall, visiting the computer suite learning the school rules.
The Ducklings have had a fun packed first week. Their first week was been all about getting to know their learning environment. We have been baking cupcakes, practicing writing our names and have ordered numbers to ten. We have also ridden bikes with no stabilisers and visited the Bayle pond. All of the Ducklings have … Continue reading
Dear Parents Welcome to Ducklings and the Autumn term. Below is some information on aspects of learning that we will be covering between now and October half term. Most of our learning will be done through child initiated play and adult lead tasks. Our first topic is traditional tales. Personal, Social and Emotional Development: Our main … Continue reading
We are looking forward to welcoming the new Ducklings into our school from next week. They have already had some stay and play sessions with their buddies from Yr.5. We were impressed by them all being amazingly well behaved and very confident. The Yr.5 buddies were amazing with their new friends. As you can see … Continue reading
Today has been a fun day. We have been creative with paint, built forts, worked together to complete some puzzles and watched a film. We ended the day by sharing our favourite moments as Ducklings and things that we are looking forward to as Owls.
In preparation for next week when they become Owls, Ducklings did a whole day learning all about owls. They found out that the smallest owl is called an Elf Owl and is only 10cm tall, the largest, The Great Grey Owl can grow to 84cm! They then found out that the colour of their eyes … Continue reading
What a fabulous final week we have had in our bubble. We have enjoyed time at the Bayle pond as well as thinking about days of the week and time. We even made our very own clocks! To finish off we had a big party to celebrate our time in our bubble. The children really … Continue reading
Today Ducklings had our (socially distanced) Sports Day. Ducklings A used the bottom playground and Ducklings B used the top playground. We split into two teams per bubble and had eight events and lots of fun! The first race was a flat race. Miles and Toby came 1st, Jacob and Blossom were 2nd, Ronnie and … Continue reading