This term our Topic has been- Me in the world
Our big question was Who am I ?
Our subject driver was Science
Our story was’ From head to toe’ by Eric Carle
In summary we have been learning about …
What are the parts of my body called ?
Identifying the parts of the body – naming/ matching/ labelling
What can my body do ?
Learning about what our body parts can do eg kick clap and movements linked to story
Learning new songs and rhymes about body movements
Exploring movement through songs and actions
What do my senses tell me ?
Identifying the 5 senses and using to explore the world around us
Hearing- recognising/locating and discriminating sounds sound lotto -make a shaker to play
Sight – I spy games / make a coloured lens craft
Taste- discriminating and making choices of new tastes likes and dislikes
Touch- feely bag/ textures
Smell- make smelly dough to play with and explore
In Music we have been learning to play a variety of instruments and sound makers and have enjoyed having Christina in school to help prepare for our Christmas show.
We have really enjoyed using our new outside area and have further developed our play room to meet the needs of our new learners in class.
A special highlight this term was a trip to the Yorkshire Wildlife Park where we saw lots of the animals from our story.