The Ducklings and Miss Kerrane have been busy creating a train for the reading area this week. It has certainly proved very popular and has encouraged the children to enjoy reading books of different kinds!
The Ducklings have been applying the new phonemes that they have been learning in phonics. Well done! There are some tricky ones!
One of the challenges this week for the Ducklings was to create their own story and to perform it with the puppets and puppet theatre. They used lots of expressive language and interesting vocabulary.
The Ducklings show us every day how well they are learning new sounds and able to apply them in their independent reading and writing.
The Ducklings have enjoyed sequencing pictures of the main events from the story and then retelling the story in their own words.
The Ducklings love their new reading castle!
The Ducklings have been putting their underarm throwing skills into practise by aiming their throws at hoops and reading the tricky words!
We can use our recognition of the tricky words and apply our phonics skills well to help us read simple sentences independently.
The Ducklings are starting to show confidence in using their phonics knowledge to blend sounds together to read simple words.
The Ducklings are applying their phonic skills well to help them read simple words.
The Ducklings have enjoyed building their own homes and retelling the story of the three little pigs.