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This Week's Learning

Week beginning 28.09.20


Literacy- In literacy we will be introducing our new story- keep an eye out for some clues.


Reading- Over this term we have been exploring the Percy the park keeper books and listening to lots of different Percy adventures. 

In our phonics next week we will be using our phonics knowledge to spot digraphs and trigraphs within words. 


Maths- We will be comparing groups of objects using the language such as equal/ more/ greater/less and fewer. 


Topic- We will be continuing to develop our scientific knowledge of Plants within our four zones, Art, D.T, Computing and Science.

We really enjoy learning in our new outdoor learning areas! We have been able to explore and get creative in the outdoors. Check out the resources we've been using this week. 



Week beginning 21.09.20


Literacy- In literacy we will be changing parts of our Pippety Skycap story to create our own story about a mischevious pixie. 


Reading- We have been developing our role playing skills by retelling the Percy the Park Keeper stories. 


Maths- We will be continuing to practice counting up to 10 forwards and back and will begin to identify and use the language one more and one less when talking about groups of objects.


Topic- We will be broadening our knowledge of plants by planting our own seeds and labelling the parts of a plant. We will be using our scientific knowledge to think about what plants need to help them grow.

Week Beginning 14.9.20


EnglishThis week we will be practising orally retelling our story of Pippety Skycap and having a go at developing our story telling and role playing skills. 


ReadingThe children are getting to know Percy the Park Keeper and we are sharing a range of Percy books with the children, discussing all of his many adventures with his friends. 


MathsThis week we will be counting, reading and writing forwards and backwards from any number between 0-10.


TopicWithin our topic we are finding out about and exploring a range of plants for Science. We are also developing a range of skills from Art, Design and Technology and Computing. 

The Mischevious Pippety Skycap

Week Beginning 7.9.20


EnglishThis week we will be introducing our HOOK for writing and beginning our adventure with the mischevious Pippety Skycap. 


ReadingWe have been introducing the children to Percy the Park Keeper and friends as we begin our exploration of all things woodland. 


MathsThis week we will be sorting objects by colour and size and then we will be finding and exploring different ways to represent and count objects. 


TopicWe will introduce our topic of Enchanted Woodland. We will be using our discovery area to identify and explore a range of plants.