Foundation Stage 1

We have been reading many stories this half term, talking about the endings. We have also looked at the characters and the settings.

This week we have been learning all about the Chinese New Year. We have been so creative at home and in school. The children have been making Chinese lanterns, Chinese dragons and drums. We have had so much fun!

Due to the current restrictions, we are unable to show you around our wonderful foundation stage area. Instead, we have filmed a virtual tour, so you can still see all the amazing work that has gone into it. Take a look here:

We are so excited to reveal the winning designs for the Birthday Card competition! Each winner will receive an Amazon gift voucher, a supply of their birthday cards for friends and family, alongside a mystery prize! Well done once again to Darcy Williams (Monkwood), Esmae Swallow (Ashwood), Faye Scott (Monkwood), Chloe Duddill (Sandhill), Isabelle Pitman [...]
We had an amazing day in foundation 1 celebrating World Book Day on the 5th March 2020.
Our topic for this half term in Foundation 1 is “where does snow go?” Here are some of our amazing children and some of our exciting activities. We have been exploring with ice after we read the story “A little bit of winter.” We put water in the freezer and waited for it to freeze. The [...]
We have enjoyed listening to many Winnie the Witch stories the past few weeks. We had an amazing dress up day for our Winnie party too. Our children have enjoyed making their own Winnie meals and potions. We have also been using 2d shapes to make pictures of Winnie and Wilbur. Winnie the Witch even came [...]
We really enjoyed Children in Need day this month in Foundation One.
Our new topic is: Can you sing me a song? We have all settled into foundation one so well and we are so proud of you all. We have been learning many nursery rhymes in this topic and have enjoyed the fun learning activities to match. Here are a few photos of us in the unit. [...]
Our topic this half term is “Why can’t I have chocolate for breakfast?” We have looked at many stories like ‘Goldilocks and the three bears’ and we have tasted porridge. ‘The Gingerbread Man’ and we decorated our own gingerbread man. Then we read ‘Handas’ Surprise’  and we all tried different fruits from the story. Here [...]