Next Week’s Learning

Next week we will be reading the story of Bob the Man on the Moon.

We are working on retelling the story and writing our own stories.

In Maths we are working on addition problems and using mathematical language to solve number problems. We are thinking of our own ways to record our answers.

In PE we are developing our gross motor skills and using the equipment to climb up and jump down in different ways.

Next Week’s Learning


We will continue our investigation of numbers with the number six. We will explore the ‘sixness of six’, looking at different ways to show six, sequencing numbers, counting collections and practising our 1-1 matching.


Next week in Topic we are reading the story Whoever You Are by Mem Fox. We will be exploring different countries and cultures. We will make flags and learn how to say hello in different languages.


We continue to work on our gross motor, balance and spatial awareness skills through movement games, activities and Yoga.

Next Week’s Learning

Maths – In maths we will be investigating 5. What makes 5, recognising the numeral, subitising and making groups of five, counting and drawing. We will be looking for 5 in the environment and using the maths resources to identify, make and represent 5.

We will also be introducing adding and subtracting numbers 1-5 as a next step from identifying one more, one less.

Phonics – Our phonics sounds this week will be j,v,y,w. We will practise reading and writing these on their own and in CVC words.

Topic – We will be focusing on the story If I built a House. We will be thinking about where we live and how we could design our own houses.

P.E. – We will continue our focus on ball skills, building our confidence and skills with throwing and catching different sized balls. We will be practising spatial awareness and gross motor skills as we move around the hall in different ways. We are working on our active listening skills and following instructions.

Next Week’s Learning


Next week it will be all about Christmas!

We will be reading different Kipper stories and talking about how we celebrate Christmas.

Image result for kippers christmas eveIn maths we will be focussing on numbers to 10, singing number songs and having a go at ordering numbers.

Children will be able to make Christmas cards and have a go at writing their name and the names of their friends.


Next week’s Learning

Next week in topic our story is Stick Man by Julia Donaldson. We are focussing on rhyming words and thinking about what will happen next in the story.

In maths we are making patterns in different ways, we will be making paper chains, using bricks to make coloured patterns and printing using sponges to make a sequence pattern.

We will be practicing writing our names and making Christmas cards for our friends and families.


This Week’s Learning

The children have enjoyed the Snowy Night story with Percy. We have been talking about animals that hibernate and we know this means they will eat lots of food and sleep till Spring.

We have been counting and matching numbers to the correct amount.

The children enjoyed measuring out the play dough ingredients and we made chocolate play dough  so we could make cakes for Percy and all the animals.