Welcome to Dosbarth Mrs Allan Page!
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Welcome to all the boys and girls in the Nursery Class.
Our Topic This Term is..
What happens when I go to sleep?
The Nursery children are busy learning songs and will be joining the Reception class to sing at the coffee morning.
We hope you can join us.
We have been looking at the book "Owl Babies", we have been talking about the story and counting the baby owls and also learning their names. If you would like to share the story with your child, Please watch it below.
Play dough Fun - Making owls to put in the nests
The baby owls have been hiding "on" and "under"
Drawing owls on the whiteboard
We have been investigating nocturnal animals
P.E. We have been working with a partner. "Balls and hoops"
We are reading the book
"Papa, please get the moon for me"
Please share the video with your child at home
We have been talking about daytime and night time
We have been talking about what we do in the daytime and what we do in the night time
We had fun with Dough Disco (You can find Dough disco on YouTube with shonette Bason-Wood if you would like to have a go at home
We have been looking at repeating patterns (2 colours) more pattern work next week.
Talking about light/dark and looking for nocturnal animals
P.E. this week, Using different ways of travelling across the bench
We have been talking about friendships, being kind and having kind hands and kind feet. We have read the book "The Rainbow Fish".
You can watch the story below.
Just a reminder - Don't forget our Halloween disco this Thursday
We have been doing lots of work on Number 1
Writing number 1 on the whiteboard
Our Halloween Tuff Tray - Making Number 1 spells
Halloween activities - Sorting - pumpkins, spiders, bats, witches hats
This week we have been sorting colours in our colour lab
We have been sequencing using 2 colours
We built a bonfire in our tuff tray and talked about Firework Safety.
We watched a firework display on the whiteboard and had hot chocolate and marshmallows.
We had fun making firework pictures
We have been talking about Autumn time and the change in colour on the leaves. We finger painted leaves to make lovely Autumn tree pictures
Making a Remembrance wreath
We had a spotty day for Children in need. Look at the delicious biscuits we decorated.
We have been learning to identify and write the number 2
We threaded 2 cotton reels
Let's match the socks. 2 socks are a pair
We enjoy looking at books and sharing stories in the book corner. We are using the words: Title, Author, Illustrator, Pages, Words, Spaces, Story.
We had a pyjama day in school and brought in our Teddy Bears. We talked about things that make us happy and we talked about night time routines.
December has been a very busy time in school, so much to do but so much fun.
We have been learning to recognise and form the number 4
Santa sent us a letter all the way from The North Pole, he sent his reindeers favourite oats and told us how to make special reindeer food that would shine on the ground on Christmas eve night so that he would recognise our houses.
Christmas Jumper Day
We went to see Santa at The Rhondda Heritage Park
Our Christmas Concert this year was....
We made gift bags, Reindeer hot chocolate and extra reindeer food to sell in the school Fete.
Our theme for this term is:
Do Dragons Exist
Welcome back to all the Nursery boys and girls, and a big welcome to our 3 new children joining us.
We are learning to recognise and form the number 5
We have been drawing Dragons
We are very good at identifying the biggest and smallest
We have been using number cards and counting out Dragons
We learnt how Chinese people celebrate New Year and we joined in with the Celebrations
Giving money in red cards is considered lucky. We wrote Happy New Year in chinese and counted in 5 coins
We used our cutting skills and made lanterns
We painted chinese numbers
Using chopsticks was not an easy activity
Our role play area is now a Chinese Restaurant
We have been using our cutting skills to cut out Dragon eggs
We have been investigating musical instruments, what they are called, What they are made from.......
We have also made our own musical instruments
We have enjoyed making music and copying a simple auditory pattern
We can play the musical instruments and make music in the Dragon Cave
We have been doing a lot of sorting activities
We have been enjoying the book.....
We recorded our observations about Zog from the story
We made a list of the things Zog needed to learn in Dragon school
Valentine's Day Activities
We matched up the patterns on the hearts and we used tweezers to pick up the little hearts and put them into the heart shaped ice cube trays
Whisking up pancakes in the water and rolling out pancakes in the playdough.
We made delicious pancakes with Mrs Davies
Our KIVA day was all about friendship and being kind to each other.
We used the parachute as a big pancake and sprinkled in all the things we thought would make a good friend.
We have been investigating parts of a Daffodil
trumpet, petals, stem, leaf, bulb and roots.
St David's Day Celebrations
We have been doing lots of work on shapes, this week we have made a circle person.
We have been designing our own dragons, choosing which head, body, tail and wings we thought were the best.
We have been learning to recognise and form the letter i. i i i for insect.
We have been talking about our locality and making maps.
It has been quite a while since we have all seen each other and I am sure Nursery you will be missing your friends. If you would like to make a card or a picture, maybe with a little message on the bottom with a little help from an adult, or record a message for your friends in the Nursery, please send it in on seesaw and I will put it here on the website for everyone to see.