Marching through March

Marching through March

Top ten things we’ve done this week... 1. Written shopping lists and visited Sunshine Shop to make our purchases.

2. Typed up special messages to our mums.

3. Learned about different coins, found the right coins to shop with and added 2 small amounts together.


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The case of the missing gingerbread

What an exciting week we have had in Sunshine class. 

On Monday we followed a recipe to make our own gingerbread men and popped them in the oven. During the afternoon everybody read and we did some super phonics.

On Tuesday we went to take them out of the oven to find they had gone missing.…

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Run, run as fast as you can...

The Gingerbread man is responsible for our activities in class this week. We have read the story, acted out the story and made characters from the story using different materials. All the children have done a great job during phonics this week, lots of us are reading and writing more…

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Three little pigs

Three little pigs

This week the children have done some excellent writing linked to the three little pigs. The children have all written letters to the pigs, and these can be seen displayed on the wall next to the coat pegs.

They have also painted pigs using different tools and techniques,…

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I'll huff and i'll puff

“I’ll Huff and I’ll Puff..”

This week has been all about those 3 little pigs and a very naughty wolf.

We have enjoyed reading and acting out this story this week in small groups. We were really brave and performed to the rest of the class. Everybody has completed some writing, remembering…

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Kung Hei Fat Choy!

Kung Hei Fat Choy! Here is 10 ways we have celebrated Chinese New Year this week.

1. Finding out about and making Chinese Flags.

2. Tasting different Chinese foods.

3. Listening to Chinese music.

4. Learning how to say Happy New Year in Chinese.

5. Making dragon masks.

6. Writing…

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Investigating Ice

With the colder frosty mornings this week, it has been the perfect opportunity to investigate ice. The children loved exploring the ice on Monday morning, feeling it, writing in it, warming it up, seeing how it was different in different places around the outdoor environment.

Each group have…

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Listening skills

This week we have had a challenging week with lots of children not really listening and following our instructions to the best of their abilities. Some of the Sunshine grown-ups have been disappointed with having to repeat instructions and constantly reminding the children that carpet time is…

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year

What a lovely start to the new year we have had in Sunshine class. We have enjoyed talking about our time off school and what lovely things we did with our families. We have all made new years resolutions and thought of things we would love to get better at over the course of the…

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We wish you a merry Christmas

We Wish You A Merry Christmas...

Our final week of festive fun seems to have gone by in a flash. So much more fun has been had by all this week.

Our Christmas trip to the ice show was fabulous with our rink side seats, we loved the lights and music.

We have enjoyed yet more Christmas…

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The week that has felt like the 12 days of Christmas

On the first day of Christmas we learnt our Christmas songs,

On the second day of Christmas we learnt our Christmas dances,

On the third day of Christmas we learnt the Nativity story,

On the fourth day of Christmas we performed our play to all our grown-ups.

On the fifth day of…

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Santa's workshop

The classroom has been transformed into Santa’s workshop this week. The class have enjoyed dressing as elves at our gift-wrapping station, using Mrs Claus’ kitchen to cook healthy winter soups in, visiting the letter writing station and adding cheer to our Christmas tree working wall.


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