Kagan Groups in the Foundation Stage

This week, we have tried working in Kagan groups in Foundation. We practised working as a team and we were fantastic at it! We all had a job and had to work together to complete the task. This was linked to our Power of Reading text that we are looking at at the minute which is What The Ladybird…

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Foundation Stage Mini Big Sing Under The Sea

The Foundation Stage children thoroughly enjoyed learning and singing lots of different songs about Under The Sea whilst listening to the adventures of Carlos the Crab. We were very lucky to have Thrunscoe Primary Academy and Queen Mary Infants school to join us in our celebrations. We loved…

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Egg Rolling

The children in the Foundation Stage have been learning about the story of Easter and how some children celebrate Easter by having an egg rolling competition. We designed and made our eggs using a variety of materials and then rolled them down our hill in our outside area to see whose egg would…

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The Easter Bunny Has Been to Foundation!

The Foundation Stage children were very excited when they found the Easter Bunny's footprints in our outdoor area. He had left us lots of little eggs pictures for us to find. We had to use our looking eyes and make sure we looked high and low as well as on top of and under items outside. Then, we…

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Special Visitors in Foundation

The Foundation Stage are very excited to welcome our new visitors. Our eggs arrived last Thursday and we were really excited to see what was going to hatch out of them. We had a think about our topic work where we had looked at all different animals and creatures that hatched out of eggs and then…

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Pancake Day

The Foundation Stage has so much fun learning about pancake day. We learnt about why we have pancake day and thought really carefully about which toppings we can put on our pancakes to make them healthy or unhealthy. We worked in teams to plan a healthy and unhealthy pancake before making and…

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Foundation Stage Exit Point Fossil Making

To finish off our fantastic topic of Deadly Dinosaurs, the Foundation Stage invited our parents to come and help the children make some fossils using salt dough. We had to follow instructions to make the dough then roll it into a ball and make it flat using our hands. Then we put a dinosaur…

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Chinese New Year

As part of our Chinese New Year celebrations, we have been learning about why we celebrate it and the different signs of the zodiac. We have been making lanterns, ribbon dancing and dragon dancing as well as tasting some yummy Chinese food. We have had lots of fun. Xīn nián kuài…

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Random Acts of Kindness

We have been very busy in the Foundation Stage this week sharing acts of kindness. We have been making friendship bracelets for our friends, writing kind messages to them and baking kindness cookies. We all wrote a kind message to our friends and then baked and shared our cookies and messages. We…

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Story Mapping in the Foundation Stage

We have been looking at the story of Tyrannosaurus Drip by Julia Donaldson for our Power of Reading  which we have really enjoyed. We have done lots of different activities with the story like hot seating and predicting what might happen in the story. Now we have reached the end of the story, we…

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Christmas Jumper day in FB

Don't we all look fabulous in our Christmas jumpers! A huge Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all of FB.

 

 

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FS Christmas Party

We had a fantastic time at our Christmas party yesterday. We played lots of games like sleeping elves, corners, pass the parcel and musical statues. We danced our socks off and had a fantastic time. We enjoyed eating our party food with our friends whilst listening to music too. A massive Happy…

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