This term we have been learning all about ourselves. We have discussed how we are the same and how we are different. We talked about who is in our family, and how families can be different.
In literacy, we have shared the following texts..
- The very Hungry Caterpillar
- Owl Babies
- The Gingerbread Man
- Dear Zoo
In maths, we have been learning numbers to 20! The children really enjoy learning a new 'Number of the week'. Each week we....
- learn what the number looks like
- practise writing it
- practise counting out that amount
- find ways to make it
- find 1 more and 1 less
The children really enjoy watching 'number blocks', a BBC television series aimed at introducing children to early number.
In phonics we have learnt the following sounds
Phase 2 sounds
s, a, t, p, i, n, m, d, g, o, c, k, ck, e, u, r., h, b, f, ff, l, ll, ss
Phase 3 sounds
j, v, w, x, y, z, zz, qu, ch, sh, th, ng, ai, ee, igh, oa, oo, oo, ar, or, ur, ow, oi, ear, air, ure, er
The children have been....
- practising saying the sound
- writing the sound
- reading the sounds in words
The 'letters and sounds' website has lots of support, guidance and resources from the letters and sounds website.