Emma

This author Emma Norris has created 40 entries.

10 Jan

First week back!

We have had a great week back in school! We have loved sharing stories about the holiday and have loved being back together again. Look at all the learning going on!     ...

09 Dec

Shoe Box Giving

As many of you will know, for a 3 year old it is very difficult to share, to give and fathom the idea of others with less fortune than themselves. This holiday season we wanted to put together some gifts for children who may not receive a gift this Christmas time. Each family donated 30 gifts and the children spent the morning making up gift boxes and learning about the lives of others in Uganda. We manage to make 46...

02 Dec

Bug Dance

We have been learning all about insects and mini beasts. We had lots of fun learning how to move like the different creatures and at the same time learnt some interesting facts about them as well. ce ...

28 Nov

Thanksgiving

We had a wonderful time during thanksgiving learning about the traditional story of the pilgrims in America, we then reflected on the things we were thankful for and made these beautiful Turkey pictures. ...

18 Nov

Colour Mixing

The children have been learning how to mix different colours. These children enjoyed using their colour mixing skills to make puppets! 18 ...

11 Nov

Rivers

    The children came up with this wonderful idea to make a river out of tin foil. The children used their critical thinking skills and collaboration to solve breakages in the foil. The animals then had a wonderful place to bath and drink! Super learning!     ...

04 Nov

Pop to the Shops

We have loved learning through our own miniature village of ‘shops’. We have focused on Mathematical development and learnt all about money, time, number, shape and measure! ...

04 Nov

Diwali

A massive thank you to some of our parents who joined us and shared in a special Diwali story! We had so much fun, and enjoyed the cake pops too!     ...

28 Oct

Car Wash

We have been learning all about shapes. To make this learning come alive, the children asked if they could wash Teacher Emma’s car. We washed her car and used our shape recognition skills to identify different shapes on the vehicle. We used our sponges to draw out the shapes with the correct number of sides and corners! ...

21 Oct

Crates

Over the holidays we got some crates. The children used the crates to create a castle and used bamboo to create a roof. The children used skills such as investigation, communication and problem-solving.       ...