Little fingers, little thumbs Learning how to move With patience, practice and small steps Our hand gym will improve. Weaving, slowly in and out To make the pattern right And this will help - we’re learning how To draw and cut and write.
30th November 2017 Not even enough for a tiny snowman, but we made the most of it anyway!
6th November 2017 "Will you walk into my parlour?" said the spider to the fly; "'Tis the prettiest little parlour that ever you did spy. The way into my parlour is up a winding stair, And I have many pretty things to show when you are there." "O no, no," said the little fly, "To [...]
.....with a little spark! Monday 6th November Remember, remember, the 5th of November The Gunpowder Treason and plot; I know of no reason why Gunpowder Treason Should ever be forgot. Guy Fawkes, Guy Fawkes, 'Twas his intent. To blow up the King and the Parliament. Three score barrels of powder below. Poor old [...]
6th November 2017 One of our school development targets is to challenge the highest maths achievers. Here's how the Foundation Stage children are doing - brilliantly!
Incy Wincy Spider Climbed up the spout. Down came the rain And washed the spider out. Out came the sunshine And dried up all the rain. So the Foundation children Drenched him once again.
Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall. Humpty Dumpty had a great team of builders to make sure he didn't fall. All the King's Architects, women and men. Should have got planning permission and building regs in place before erecting the wall and then it might have stayed up over playtime. :) :) :) :) :) [...]
How to make Humpty Dumpty: Sit at the table with your lovely teacher. Clap when you hear what activity you're going to do. Get excited when you are given a pair of scissors to hold - try not to practise on your fringe. Cut out Humpty's body, remembering to stick out your tongue / dance [...]
A recent BBC documentary has got educationalists thinking carefully about gender equality in the home and classroom. To this end, we went in search of evidence. Does Acre Heads force children either deliberately or subconsciously, to conform to gender expectations? Well - you decide...... So here we see four builders in the workplace, making [...]
Anyone growing up in Hull in the good old days will have been told to "frame" by their elders! It means - get on with it, watch what you're doing and pull your socks up! The children in Foundation Stage are already getting on with it on the climbing frame though, and here's the proof! [...]