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What are we doing this week?

Week

beginning:

 

18.11.19

Communication, language and literacy:

  • Learning the phonemes w,v,y,z/zz
  • Introducing the tricky word 'into'
  • Weekend news and Barney Bear adventures!
  • Singing a range of Nursery rhymes for nursery rhyme week                            

 

Maths:

  • Sorting and comparing groups of objects to 20
  • Using language such as more,fewer and the same as                                          

Topic: healthy eating 

  • Sorting food by different criteria 
  • Healthy living and exercise
  • The Enormous Turnip activities and story retelling

Week

beginning:

 

11.11.19

Communication, language and literacy:

  • Learning the phonemes l,f,b,j,ss
  • Introducing the tricky words 'no' and 'go' 
  • Weekend news and Barney Bear adventures!

 

Maths:

  • Sorting and comparing groups of objects to 20
  • Using language such as more,fewer and the same as                                          

Topic: Seasons and Autumn

  • Autumn time
  • Hibernating animals 
  • Autumn tree paintings using different media 

Week

beginning:

 

4.11.19

Communication, language and literacy:

  • Learning the phonemes d,g,o,u
  • Introducing the tricky word 'to' 
  • Weekend news and Barney Bear adventures!
  • Speaking and listening activities with talking partners 

 

Maths:

  • Sorting and comparing objects to 20
  • Using Numicon to support number learning  

 

Topic: Bonfire night and fireworks 

  • Bonfire night 
  • Firework dances in PE!                                                                                   

Week

beginning:

 

28.10.19

Communication, language and literacy:

  • Learning the tricky word "the"
  • Half term news 
  • Revision week of all the phonemes taught in class sofar

 

Maths:

  • Counting and ordering numbers to 20
  • Using Numicon to support number learning 
  • Number games
  • solving word problems  

 

Topic: Diwali

  • learning about the Hindu festival Diwali                                                        
  • the story of Rama and Sita

Tuesday 29th October-fire engine visit into School

Week

beginning:

 

14.10.19

Communication, language and literacy:

  • Learning the phonemes e,h,r,m
  • Learning the tricky word "I"
  • Weekend news and Barney Bear adventures!
  • Speaking and listening activities with talking partners 

 

Maths:

  • Number recognition and counting activities to 20 
  • Forming and ordering numbers to 20
  • Using Numicon to support number learning 
  • Number songs 

 

Topic: our senses and our taste buds 

  • Revisiting all of our 5 senses
  • Exploring our sense of taste through a taste investigation!                          

Week

beginning:

                                                                                                                                     

7.10.19

Communication, language and literacy:                                         

  • Learning the phonemes p,n,c,k, ck 
  • Weekend news and Barney Bear adventures!
  • Speaking and listening activities  

 

Maths:

  • Number recognition and counting activities to 20 
  • Forming and ordering numbers to 20
  • Using Numicon to support Maths learning 

 

Topic: bodies

  • Learning about parts of the body and making body models
  • Activities based on the story 'Funnybones'

Week

beginning:

 

30.9.19

Communication, language and literacy:                                         

Beginning Jolly Phonics

  • Learning the phonemes s,a,t,i 
  • Weekend news and Barney Bear adventures!
  • Speaking and listening activities  

 

Maths:

  • Number recognition and counting activities  
  • Forming numbers to 20

 

Topic:

  • Ourselves and our bodies
  • Senses- exploring our sense of touch 

Week

beginning:

 

23.9.19

Communication, language and literacy:                                         

  • Speaking and listening activities
  • Weekend news and Barney Bear adventures!
  • Singing nursery rhymes  

 

Maths:

  • Counting one to one correspondence 
  • Number recognition activities through play

 

Topic:

  • Ourselves and senses
  • Exploring facial features and similarities and differences

Week

beginning:

 

2.9.19

9.9.19

16.9.19

Over the next 3 weeks in Rainbows we will be settling in, making friends and playing and learning in our new classroom! We will be exploring shapes and colours and listening to lots of stories including Elmer and the Rainbow.

 

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