Butterflies The Painted Lady

The Life cycle of the Caterpillar was complete and today Little Chicks and Ducklings set them free into their habitat with hope that they will stay in the local area as it a flowered environment. The children were amazed at the life cycle and have been observing throughout the process.

 

   

Category: Little Chicks

reading science outdoor learning Life cycles

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CCVC word hunt

It was 'Game on!' last week, when the Ducklings were set the challenge of finding all of the CCVC words hidden around the classroom.

Get them to explain to you what a CCVC word is and to give you an example!

stop   trap   frog

Category: Ducklings

reading phonics

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A giant? In our classroom?

The children were very surprised to find giant footprints, beanstalk leaves, a large golden egg, coins and feather all around the classroom. Who could have possibly made such a mess? And why? 

The children looked at and thought carefully about the clues and concluded that it was the giant from…

Category: Ducklings

reading

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Elephant watch me grow

Little Chicks have been looking at non-fiction books, learning that they are books with facts and information. As we are learning about the Savannah and the animals today we looked at the DK book Elephants.

 

 

In the hall Little Chicks danced to Elephants have wrinkles, Nellie the…

Category: Little Chicks

nonfiction reading dance rhythm

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Homework at the beach

Look at this fabulous idea from one of our Ducklings! Doing their reading and phonics homework in the sunshine and fresh air at the beach. Well done J!

Category: Ducklings

reading phonics

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World Book Day

The children have been very excited to share their costumes, stories and excitement with one another for World Book Day in EYFS. 

We have drawn and written about our favourite places to read, designed front covers for our favourite books and shared our books and stories as part of topic…

Category: Ducklings

reading world book day

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World Book Day in EYFS

The children have been very excited to share their costumes, stories and excitement with one another for World Book Day in EYFS. 

We have drawn and written about our favourite places to read, designed front covers for our favourite books and shared our books and stories as part of topic…

Category: Ducklings

reading

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Handa's Surprise

Little Chicks are learning about warm climates as part of this learning we have read Handa's Surprise we have looked at the different fruits and animals in the story. We looked at the setting in Africa and will learn about the country throughout the week.

Throughout the week Little Chicks will…

Category: Little Chicks

reading pshe science Understanding the World story

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Emotions and feelings

Little Chicks have been looking at their emotions and feelings each day we have read a different story and then discussed the way we feel with different emotions.

 

 

Little Chicks have filled in a emotion table expressing how they feel.

 

 

Little Chicks painted a self…

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reading pshe

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Favourite Books

Little Chicks have been rhyming words, we have read a few rhyming books and favourite books from home.

 

 

Emma brought in Oi Frog

 

Aubrey brought in Wonkey Donkey

 

 

Joakim The Little Penguin

 

 

George Jack Frost 

 

 

Solomon Monkey…

Category: Little Chicks

reading stories Sharing

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Reading for fun

It is lovely to see the Ducklings choosing to read for fun.

Category: Ducklings

reading

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Our Favourite Books

The Ducklings have loved bringing in and sharing their favourite books with each other. They have re-told their stories or described their book to Mrs Catterall in guided reading, enjoyed reading them for fun and writing a book review. We shall leave them in school for a few more weeks as the…

Category: Ducklings

reading books

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