The Ducklings have enjoyed sequencing pictures of the main events from the story and then retelling the story in their own words.
The Ducklings have enjoyed using the 3D shapes to create their own castles fit for a prince or princess. It has been lovely to see how confident they are at naming the shapes too.
The Ducklings enjoy practising reading and writing the tricky words.
The children have loved exploring in the malleable area this week with the mushy pea play dough! It has been great to strengthen our finger muscles by pinching and rolling the play dough to make pea shapes.
Investigating how many layers of bed covers they need to put on the bed until they can no longer feel the pea.
Practising our underarm throwing skills and aim and accuracy, but also adding the two scores together by counting on.
The Ducklings have been exploring mixing different colours of paint to see how many different 'pea' green shades they can make as part of our Princess and the Pea topic.
This morning we had a visit from our school nurse. We learned about all the ways to keep our bodies fit and healthy, from sleep, brushing our teeth to moving and exercise. The children made some fantastic contributions to discussion.
The Ducklings love their new reading castle!
The Ducklings and Little Chicks have been pretending to be princes and princesses. They have been saying the special words into the magic mirror!
The Ducklings have been applying their addition skills by finding two numbers that make a particular total.