English in Larch

This week we have been looking at newspapers. We discussed where we find them, who reads them and had a discussion about why we read newspapers. We then worked in pairs to look at articles in different newspapers. We discussed what features we had found for a newspaper article.

Blow Your Nose, Big Bad Wolf

Ash class were shocked on Monday afternoon when they discovered a trail of tissues in the classroom! They had listened to a new story in teacher time and decided that Big Bad must have left the trail. The children explored the classroom for evidence using magnifying glasses and binoculars. They also used meter sticks to measure the trail. Meanwhile in the Role Play Area the children acted out the story of The Three Little Pigs. 

Money,money,money!

We are currently investigating money. We are making up values only using values of real coins.There is a little confusion about what value a real coin is.If you are abl

e to let your child have a play with any loose change it would be very helpful.