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Butterflies Learning Experiences W/c 27th February 2017

Posted by on Sunday, February 26, 2017 in Butterflies Learning | 0 comments

We have a very busy but exciting week this week with Pancake day on Tuesday, we will be making and cooking our own pancakes to taste. As well as this we will be celebrating World Book Day on Thursday by reading and acting out lots of stories. To link in with this on our literacy shelf we will have lots of rhyming stories such as; Room on the Broom, Zog the Dragon and The Gruffalo. The children will be able to read these stories and use the props available to act them out. I wonder who will play the part of the Gruffalo? This week the...

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Caterpillar’s Learning Experiences W/c 27th February 2017

Posted by on Sunday, February 26, 2017 in Caterpillars Learning | 0 comments

This week the Caterpillar’s are going to be exploring the importance of our dental hygiene. Through a variety of activities such as; making teeth in our art corner, reading the story ‘The Hungry Crocodile’ and even having toothbrushes and mirrors, the children will be able to see themselves and pretend to brush their teeth. Can you help the Crocodile to brush his teeth? Make sure you clean them properly! ‘Today’s the day the Caterpillar’s have a picnic!’ In the role-play area the children will be setting up their tea party for some very...

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Butterflies Learning Experiences W/c 20th February 2017

Posted by on Sunday, February 19, 2017 in Butterflies Learning | 0 comments

Once Upon a Time…. Following on from last week our interests have bloomed and this week we will be exploring the traditional fairy tales of our childhood as we read and act out some of our favourites.  Will you be the princess who can feel the pea under all those mattresses? Will your frog turn into a prince?  It will be great fun designing our outfits with all those wonderful materials that we talked about last week, and some of our children are turning out to be great costume designers. Once dressed up what better than to go to the ball? ...

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