We continued exploring our Water topic and discussed the importance of water and how to save it from wastage. We enjoyed exploring and observing water transport. We looked at different types of transportation that goes in the water through non-fiction books and video clips. In art and craft we made 3D submarines and made sailboats.
In maths we continued practsing our counting skills through various number games. We had fun role playing Five Little Speckled Frogs and Five little ducks. We also read the story 10 in the bed.
In phonics we continued listening to indoor and outdoor sounds. We have been playing the sound lotto game to identify different sounds. We have also been playing animal sound games to guess which animal.
We enjoyed making marks using various materials such as shaving foam, sand and glitter. We also had fun drawing pictures on mirrors and whiteboard. We used cotton buds to make marks on a sea scene, drawing lines and circles.
We continued to talk and discuss the importance of water and how to save it from wastage. This week our learning focus was on water transport. We learned the names of the different water transport and read many stories related to them. We also updated our knowledge on the different water transport by looking through YouTube video clips and non-fiction books.
In maths we have been looking at groups with more and less objects and we also tried to tag the correct number of link chains with the number written on the boat. We are learning lengths and sizes such as long, short, tall, big, little and small.We also used Tangram puzzle to make different sea transport.
This week we have been learning the letter sounds /t/ and /p/ from ‘Letters and Sounds’ phase 2 phonics program. We looked at objects which have these initial sounds around the classroom, at home and outdoor areas.