Red EYFS 2015-16

Pierre Bear’s Baptism

This week we have been learning about Baptism. We learnt about parts of a church and the importance of religious symbols such as a cross. We watched videos of Baptism’s and discussed the stages, including blessing the water, the sign of the cross, the promise, the baptism at the font and the significance of the Baptism candle. We assigned roles for our own Baptism
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Happy Birthday Pierre Bear!

As part of our ‘Celebrations’ topic we have been learning about Birthdays. We explored how Birthdays are celebrated in other countries, practiced our writing by writing Birthday cards and invitations, learnt about the human lifecycle and even our number work was Birthday themed as we practiced our counting and number recognition using candles and cakes! We consolidated our learning by having a Birthday party
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Child Led Maths – Shrek Week

During every half term the children are given the opportunity to apply the new knowledge and skills they have developed in a child led maths session. During Shrek week we supplied the children with a range of themed resources and asked the children to decide what number based activities they would like to complete. The photos below show some of the fantastic ideas they
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Red Class Autumn Walk

This week we have been learning about Autumn and we consolidated our work on this theme by going on an Autumn walk to identify Autumn clues. Take a look at the photos below that the children took using the class ipads, we found a range of Autumn clues including autumn leaves, berries, Autumn animals and even found some Autumn vegetables (pumpkins)! A big thank
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Red Class Show and Tell

We have started our Show and Tell sessions already in Red Class! The children have found some very interesting things to bring in and talk about, and we are developing our skills asking and answering questions this term. Take a look at the photos and videos from our Red Class Show and Tell sessions so far… Week 1 – Alfie and Lana Week 2
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Last week at Forest school

This week we were celebrating the safe return of Little Red Riding hood. We decided to have a party. Red Riding hood left us some cakes and Mrs Moran brought hot chocolate. Then we decorated the trees in the forest using ribbons, wool and chalk. We made leaf crowns to wear at the party and played some games like ‘spark, spark, fire’ and ‘One
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Forest School Week Two

This week in Forest school we went looking for the wolf! The children in Red class are all very brave adventurers. Then we decided he was just a hungry wolf so we made some lovely wormy, mud cakes for him. We know wolves like to eat worms so we went to find some worms in the forest. We found some long colourful ones hanging
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RED CLASS Newsletter Autumn 1


Red Class at Forest School Week One

At Forest school this week we went out looking for Little Red Riding Hood. We looked all around the woodland area. Then we collected some Autumn treasure to show Red Riding Hood and hung it in the trees. The children were all very adventurous, climbing steep hills and going into the deep woods. They showed great teamwork. Next week we are going looking for
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