Taw Pre-school Summer Term 2022

27.05.22
 

This week the children have been learning about the royal family and the queen! The children read the story ‘Katie in London’ and talked about different London landmarks.

This week the children have:

 

  • Cut out and decorated their own bunting to display in the Pre-school
  • Cut out and stuck together paper chains to display in the Pre-school
  • Made their own crown using red, white and blue colours and glittery gems
  • Looked at different coins and matched them to the correct numicon
  • Made and cut out flags
  • Build ‘Buckingham palace’ or a ‘castle’ using the construction toys.
  • Baked and decorated their own cupcake to eat at our pre-school tea party.

 

Thank you so much for everyone who attended our Jubilee celebration on Thursday, we hope you enjoyed it!

20.05.22
 

This week the children have:

  • Made a spider out of playdough using pipe cleaners, lolly pop sticks and googly eyes etc.
  • Painted a spider. They worked really hard to copy the picture of a spider. The children picked which colours they wanted to use and added some glitter.
  • Made a spider using an egg box and pipe cleaners.
  • Made a spider biscuit. They decorated a biscuit using icing, chocolate buttons and laces for legs.

 

Thank you so much for everyone who attended our stay and play on Thursday, we hope you had a lovely time!

13.05.22
 

Minibeast

This week we have had more new starters join pre-school. We have continued learning all about minibeasts!  We have been reading the story “Aaaarrgghh spider”.

This week the children have:

  • Painted a butterfly. They painted one side of the butterfly and printed it onto the other side.
  • Acted out incy wincy spider in the water tray. They used guttering, pretend spiders and watering cans to act out the nursery rhyme.
  • Dug for pretend worms in the soil using spades and tweezers.
  • Rescued pretend minibeasts from a spider’s webs. They used a timer to see how quick they could rescue the minibeasts.
  • Practised writing their name if they are going to school in September.
06.05.22
 

This week we have had more new starters join pre-school. We have continued learning all about mini beasts!  We have been reading the story “Mad about minibeasts”.

This week the children have:

  • Made a butterfly and decorated it using tissue paper. The children have been working on using scissors independently.
  • Explored the trim trail/forest school area to look for bugs. They used a checklist to tick off which bugs they found.
  • Finished off decorating their minibeasts houses.
  • Made different minibeasts using the playdough. They used pipe cleaners and lolly pop sticks to make the arms and legs.
29.04.22
 

This week we have had a lot of new starters join pre-school. We have been learning all about mini beasts!  We have been reading the story “Superworm”.

This week the children have:

  • Been on a minibeast hunt in the garden and in our new bug village!
  • Started making a minibeast house to take home
  • Looked at different pictures of minibeasts and talked about their features
  • Talked about different habitats and where minibeasts live.