This week we have been learning about healthy and unhealthy food. We enjoyed making a healthy carrot cake. We have also been learning how stay healthy through looking at various websites and links. We sorted fruit and vegetables, as well as healthy and unhealthy foods, using 3D food toys and pictures. We enjoyed painting and making watermelons.
We have been practising our rhyming words with various letters and sounds games. We enjoyed playing cross the river with rhyming words. We have also begun to listen to initial sound in words. We played various games and activities on listening to and saying the initial sound in words.
This week we have been making patterns with shapes and making pictures using the shapes. We also focused on counting the corners and sides of different shapes. We enjoyed working in pairs practise our counting skills and to recognising numbers 1-10 with legos.
This week we have been learning all about Diwali festival. We made our own divas using clay. We later painted and decorated them with glitter and sequins. We had fun colouring Rangoli patterns during ICT session.
We celebrated Diwali on Friday by lighting the diyas and eating samosas and sweets.
This week in our phonics session we introduced the new sounds ‘m’ and ‘d’. We also learned tricky words ‘in’ and ‘it’. We were really excited looking for the tricky words in the story on the interactive white board. We had fun highlighting them in different colours to see how frequently we come across them in one page.
This week in Maths we have been learning the names and properties of 3D shapes and patterns. We made colourful Rangoli patterns using rice and petals and colours to decorate our Rangoli template. We focused on making a sphere with silver foils and adding them to our decorations.
Where are you going during the water festival holiday?
Have you ever been to the boat race?