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Summer Portfolio 2017

All the amazing fun we had learning about minibeasts, pets and wild animals!

Curriculum Map Summer 2017

Summer in Foundation stage is all about re-telling the traditional story 'The Three Little Pigs' We will compare farm animals to pets and have a 'Bring your pet to school day'. Within our school outdoor area and school garden we will be looking for mini-beasts and taking part in lots of wonderful, exciting activities.

Read Write Inc - How to say the sounds correctly...
Summer 1

Reception children will this half term be working on the topic growth. Planting seeds and exploring life cycles. Please click on the link below for further details and dates for the farm visit to Temple Newsam.

Reception Spring 2 Portfolio 2017

Have a look at what we have been learning about this term!

Spring Term 2 2017 - Curriculum Map and Topic Web

Please take at look at the wonderful learning experiences the children will take part in this half term.

Spring Term 1 - Curriculum Web 'Have toys changed over time?' Curriculum Map 'Did Grandma and Grandad play with the same toys as me?'

Please take a look at the wonderful experiences on offer in our reception classes. Children will be learning about 'Goldilocks And The Three Bears', acting out the story, making porridge, going into the woods to find the bears!. They will also be going on a tip to Abbey House to meet a bear. So much to enjoy this Term.

Foundation 2 Term 1

Please enjoy having a look through our photographs of the children's learning experiences this term. We have met 'Safe Stranger' when we learnt about People Who Help Us. We met Pudsey Bear and had lots of wonderful learning opportunities as we celebrated Christmas!

Foundation Stage 2-Curriculum Map Term 2 & Topic Web

Please take at look at the wonderful learning experiences the children will take part in this half term.

Autumn Term 1 & 2 2016

Take a look at the skills the children will be learning within our topics this half term 1 and 2. Autumn 1-What is special about our School? Autumn 2-Who helps me in the big world? Why do we celebrate Christmas?

Summer 1 and 2 Learning

What does a seed need to grow? Do all mini-beasts have wings? How do I pamper my pets? What a fantastic term the children have had. From growing seeds to learning about mini-beasts and pets. We have had lots of fun on our mini-beast day and green day. Learning lots about recycling. It has been an action packed term with lots of wonderful experiences.

Summer term 2 2016

Take a look at the skills the children will be learning within our topics this half term.

Topic Spring 2

What makes my body work? The children have loved learning about how to stay healthy within our topic activities. What do we know about baby animals? What a joy it was to take the children to Temple Newsam farm.

Spring Term 2 2016

Take a look at the skills the children will be learning within our topics this half term.

Spring Term 1 2016

This half term we asked the questions- 'Did Grandma and Grandad play with the same toys as me?, 'Where do bears live?' and ' What do you know about Pakistan?'

Spring 1 Term

Please take a look at our curriculum map and topic web showing what variation of activities and skills the children will be learning this half term. We cant wait to see the childrens development!

Autumn 2-2015

This half term we learnt about ' How do I keep safe ' 'Who helps me in the big world?' ' Why do we celebrate Christmas?'. Take a look at the pictures and descriptions of how the children developed their understanding and skills. You will be impressed!

Autumn 2 Term

Take a look at the skills the children will be learning within our topics this half term - 'People Who Help Us' and 'Christmas'...

What is special about our school?

This years reception children settled really well into their new environment. These images show how the children have played with their new friends and our fantastic resources. The children especially love 'The Mud Kitchen' and 'The Chickens' in the school garden. We had so much fun learning 'Rosie's Walk' and dressing up!

Do all minibeasts have wings? How do I pamper my pet?

The children explored minibeasts in the environment. They also learned how to look after their pets.

Exploring minibeasts at Skelton Grange

The children enjoyed a variety of activities at Skelton Grange from playing games to finding minibeasts in different locations.

Summer 1 learning challenges

We asked the children the question- 'What makes my body work?'

Spring 2 Learning challenges

We asked the children the following questions. Are we poets? What does a seed need to grow? What animals live at the farm?

Temple Newsam Farm visit

The children enjoyed experiencing this farm visit.

Did Grandma and Grandad play with the same toys as me?

A selection of activities the children engaged in.

How do I keep safe? Who helps me in the big world? Why do we celebrate Christmas?
What is special about our School?