Look at what we've been learning 2019 and 2020
Week ending 15th November
This week in Puffin class it has begun to feel a bit Christmassy with some preparations for our Christmas performance in December.
We have also continued our topic Tell me a Story with ‘What the Ladybird Heard’. We used the story to explore characters and sequencing events. We have begun to explore addition including making 6 in different ways.
In phonics we had a Phase 2 revision week where we practiced all our phonemes learnt so far and revisited the tricky troll words ‘I’ ‘no’ ‘go’ ‘to’ ‘the’.
We continue to put our sounds knowledge into action with practice segmenting and blending words for reading.
Headteachers award- William P
Olympic Values award- Amelia
Star writer- Ellie
Week ending 8th November
This week we have continued our Tell me a Story topic exploring stories by Julia Donaldson. We even made stickmen and his family as one our challenges during Nature Detectives. We also practiced our measuring skills, we measures objects and ourselves using the language of measures.
In phonics we learnt some new sounds ‘ss’ ‘j’ ‘v’ ‘w’
Headteachers award- Bethany
Olympic Values award- Esme
Writer award- Bebe
Week ending 1st November
We have settled back into a new half term. We welcomed the parents to try out some cake decorating and phonic activities. We also celebrated Divalli the festival of light with activities in the classroom and during our nature Detectives session.
We have begun a new topic called ‘Tell me a Story’ which is all about stories written by Julia Donaldson.
In maths we have been practising our accurate counting, number recognition and finding 1 more and 1 less than a number.
In Phonics we are learning the tricky troll words ‘I’ ‘no’ ‘go’ to’ and ‘the’ and sounds ‘h’ ‘b’ ‘f’ ‘ff’ ‘ll’
Olympic values award-Charlotte
Writer award- Rufus
Week ending 18th October
Puffin class have completed their first half term at school!
We finished off our busy half term with a brilliant scooter-thon to raise money for Shepreth Wildlife Park Hedgehog Rescue.
In phonics we learnt some new sounds ‘ck’ ‘u’ ‘e’ ‘r’ and we met the Tricky Word Troll, who taught us our first tricky words ‘to’ and ‘the’.
Sports award-William O
Week ending 11th October
We have enjoyed learning all about The Little Red Hen this week, the little red hen had to grow and make the bread all by herself. We talked about how the characters felt and decided it would be kind to be friendly and helpful. Later in the week we read a story where the little red hen made pizzas, we decided to make our own which smelt and tasted delicious!
In Maths we have been practising our accurate counting, our number recognition and ordering skills.
In Phonics we have discovered the actions for the phonemes ‘g’ ‘o’ ‘c’ ‘k’.
Head teachers award- Ella
Sports award- Felix L
Writer award- Arthur
Week ending 4th October
This week we finished off the week celebrating Harvest with a whole school assembly.
In class we enjoyed reading and learning all about Oliver’s Fruit Salad and The Enormous Turnip.
We made our own fruit kebabs and talked about our favourite fruits and their initial sounds. We explored shape and patterns with shape pictures and vegetable printing in our Maths.
In Phonics we learnt some new sounds ‘I’ ‘m’ ‘n’ ‘d’
We are using our sounds to make some simple words and we are practising our segmenting and blending skills.
Week ending 27th September
Hi everyone, what a busy week we have had! Puffin class have had some full days at school and we have started our new topic on food called Yummy Scrummy.
We have started our Phase 2 phonics, this week we have learnt the sounds and actions for:
‘s’ ‘a’ ‘t’