I saw this quote over Christmas and the words really struck a chord with me as it is one of the main reasons that I started this blog. I work in a single form entry school without a Nursery and as the only Early Years teacher in the school it is very easy to start…
Using wheat hoops to fill in the Numicon spaces- helps support understanding of conservation of number. (Please be aware may cause an allergic reaction for those with nut allergies)
SHAKE OF THE DAY!
YIPPEE~YUPPEE you heard me right....we have "Shake of the Day" in kindergarten! The special student of the day gets to shake the bucket when they arrive at school to see if he/she can make a CVC word. If the student makes a CVC word we will share it with class, and he/she gets a packet of Smarties. Because you know...if they eat Smarties they are going to be smarter! HE HE HE What are some other "Shake of the Day" ideas: Shake all vowels Shake 2 words that rhyme Shake a picture and the…
SAY IT, MAKE IT, WRITE IT FOR MATHS
Say It Make It Write It For Maths - how to use this FREE printable five different ways to create engaging maths centre activities in school for children aged 5-7 years | you clever monkey
ALL NATURAL LEAF THREADING ACTIVITY
ALL NATURAL LEAF THREADING ACTIVITY - engage with Nature, get creative and develop fine motor skills. Fun!
An Invitation to Build Big
We have some absolutely lovely neighbours. Neighbours who were thrilled at the chance to swap firewood from their woods for (loads of) eggs from our lovely ladies. Goodness, is there anything my chickens can't do?