We produced some wonderful pictures this week by rolling a marble in paint inside a Pringles tube lined with paper. These will be used as part of our Christmas craft so look out for them in your folders.
Rehearsals for our Nativity are in full swing and the children have been busily practising all of the songs. The songs are adaptations of familiar nursery rhymes and we have had some fun with changing words and trying to make them rhyme. We have been reading about Mary and Joseph and the birth of baby Jesus and the children are beginning to understand the story that we are aiming to retell.
We have enjoyed a lovely new garden game which involves running around and responding to different instructions. This is wonderful for practising listening, mathematical and co-operative skills.
Words we have learned this week: