Autumn Term 2
This term we have begun exploring SOLID shapes, their names and their properties.
We have had a lot of fun creating "Cuboid Elves" and amazing rockets for Bonfire Night.
Autumn Term 1
We are Rabbits Class!
Rabbits in Rabbit Class!
We had some very special furry visitors in Rabbits Class today! We had Parker and Poppy the rabbits and Grey and Percy the Guinea Pigs!
The children found out all sorts of information about the rabbits – including that a boy rabbit is called a “Buck” and a girl rabbit is call a “Doe”! We also found out that Parker – the very fluffy rabbit is called a “Lion head” rabbit because he has so much fur it looks like he has a lion’s mane!
Rabbits have been learning about the history of Nutley School and how the school is 165 years old this year! The children created cards to celbrate and we will put them in our school hall to share the celebration with everyone.
We have been learning Yoga at school this term. Mrs Hind, our Yoga Teacher, explains he we can stretch our bodies and be mindful in moving our bodies.
We have had a very busy time so far – we have been Learning and exploring all the new spaces in Nutley School!
Some of our beautiful Harvest cards
Help at Home
In Rabbits we are learning sounds in words each week as well as "WOW" words and tricky words.
Have you tried playing Obb and Bob on the Letters and Sounds website? See if you can put the right words in the right places.
Can you go on a shape hunt around your house and find these three shapes?
Click on the links below for some useful websites for learning how to recognise sounds as well as blending them together:
http://www.crickweb.co.uk/Early-Years.html – This is a fun website to aid children's learning across the curriculum.
http://www.letters-and-sounds.com/phase-2.html – This site works through each "Phase" of learning the sound of each letter.
http://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/3-5-years/counting – Top Marks is a wonderful site for children to explore number and shape through a vast amount of games.