Oxford Street, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7EW

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Persevere, Shine, Be Happy Value ourselves and others * Be proud of our achievements Never, never, never give up!

Come and have fun in our interactive classroom. Read your favourite Oxford Reading Tree books online. Come on a magical adventure and practise your phonics and reading skills. Play fun games, watch clips, sing songs and make things with your favourite CBeebies characters and shows. Scan the class QR code and add your work to your student story.

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Early Years Practitioner: Mrs Shannon

Teaching Assistant: Mrs Banner

our learning in SPRING 2

Our Topics This Half term are: Spring & Easter.

In Communication, Language & Literacy: 

  • Learning new  digraphs- two letters making one sound.
  • Reading and writing words including those digraphs.
  • Beginning to form recognisable letters
  • Reading the story 'The Little Red Hen'
  • Sequencing The Little Red Hen
  • Creating a story map for the The Little Red Hen










In Maths:

  • To be able to count up to 15 objects and place them in order
  • To know what is one more than a number within 15
  • To know what is one fewer than a number within 15
  • To apply knowledge of one more and one fewer
  • To use the 'guess and check' strategy for problem solving
  • To be able to order numbers within 15
  • To explore numbers within 15









 In PSED :

  •  Working as part of the class as well as individually
  • Developing confidence to solve problems with less adult intervention, ie when sharing
  •  Extending play through conversation and playing cooperatively with others
  • Using The Little Red Hen story to talk about sharing and helping each other













In Physical Development:

  • Using the apparatus to climb and balance
  • Building confidence when climbing and balancing
  • Jumping and landing appropriately when coming off the apparatus
  • Using our bodies in different ways  to move
  • Developing our upper arm strength and shoulder girdle to help us with our fine motor control and coordination
  • Trying new snacks to develop understanding of healthy foods and good hygiene










In Expressive Arts and Design:


  • Using a variety of resources to explore, experiment and construct with including junk modelling, collage and paint
  • Exploring creativity and imagination and applying ideas to our learning when making models and pictures
  • Using role play to act out our experiences and tell stories














In Knowledge & Understanding of the World:


  • Making Mothers Day cards and talking about our families
  • Watching, observing, noticing and recording changes of the eggs hatching to chicks
  • Looking at the life cycle of a chick
  • Making bread
  • Using the computer to create a picture













Last update: 2018-03-04

If you would like to contact Mrs Shannon, please message her on Class Dojo or email: carly.shannon@exning.suffolk.sch.uk

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