Foundation Stage 1

This week we have been looking at an artist called Kandinsky. We have been mixing colours to paint our circles. They are amazing! Well done everyone.

This week as part of our topic ‘Can you sing me a song’ we have been singing ‘5 currant buns'. One of our activities was to bake our own yummy buns with a cherry on the top. We used many tools for this and followed simple instructions.
One of Class one's activities this week was to look for signs of Autumn. We went on an Autumn walk around the school to look for some crispy, crunchy leaves. We also found some conkers which we used for our maths activity.
This week's rhyme is ‘The Wheels on the Bus’ so we have been really busy making our own buses. In maths, we have been counting the number of people on the bus and adding on one more. We have been singing the rhyme and acting out a bus journey. We traveled around the classroom on [...]

What a fantastic first few weeks we have had in Foundation 1! Your children have blown us away with their independence and their kind and caring attitudes. We are so excited for the year ahead of us.

Our final term together has been full of fun, smiles, singing and dancing and some amazing learning experiences.

Last Friday, Class 1 dressed up in pirate themed costumes and had an amazing pirate party.

In class 1 we have been reading many different pirate stories from our topic ‘How many pebbles on a beach’ but one of our favourites has been ‘Pirates Love Underpants’. We wanted to share with you some of our provision photos. We have been practicing our scissor skills and pencil control too. Here are some [...]
Class 1 have started this half term with our new topic: ‘WHAT'S AT THE BOTTOM OF MY GARDEN?’ The first book we have introduced is called ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar.’ We have been talking about how caterpillars change into butterflies. We have got our very own caterpillars in our classroom and every day we use [...]

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