The sights and sounds of the Carnival

We have had a very exciting and busy week in Reception thinking about all the sights and sounds at Carnivals. We were impressed with the wonderful hats and...

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We have had a very exciting and busy week in Reception thinking about all the sights and sounds at Carnivals. We were impressed with the wonderful hats and costume designs that the children created- they are applying their skills with lots of imagination! We have also been dancing and to Carnival inspired music and creating our own parades. We were pleased to see the way that the children are applying their phonic knowledge to writing CVC words. In Maths we have been ordering numbers from smallest to largest and creating our own number lines. What a busy week!

Next Week: we will continue our Festivals theme by thinking about Weddings.

Key Things to know…

Book Focus: When Willy went to the Wedding

Group Time Focus: this week we will be applying our phonic knowledge in hearing initial sounds, making CVC words and captions.

Maths: Ordering objects from smallest to biggest.

Phonics Focus: sounds u and r.

Rainbow Challenges (independent, open-ended provision)

Red Challenge – To make a tiered weding cake using play dough.

Blue Challenge – To make a number line using numbered presents.

Yellow Challenge – To independently write the ingredients to make a cake.

Green Challenge  – To make a wedding scene using small world and small construction equipment.

Purple Challenge  – to build a wedding venue using the large construction area.