Tuesday, 23 January 2018

Weekly Learning Review : 18th of January 2018

Weekly Learning Review
Class:    FS1          Week Ending:  18th of January 2018
Communication, Language and Literacy
The children have been learning about the letter R-r and the sound it makes. We practiced tracing and recognition of this letter.
The children have also been learning words that start with the letter R-r ( rhino, robot, rabbit, red, rose). They have been watching educational videos about the letter R-r and they've been given story books to explore.
We have also been singing rhymes ( Jolly phonics –letter R-r) and reading stories.
The story of the week has been “Puss in Boots”. The theme of the month is ‘ Clothes’.

Physical Development
Working on developing their fine motor skills (rolling play dough, rolling the mat, zipping their jackets), hand- eye coordination activities, matching activities , puzzles.

Personal, Social and Emotional Development
The event of this week has been the ‘White Colour Day’. The children have enjoyed  gluing white cotton balls onto their pre-painted hats.
They have been reminded about the classroom rules (quiet voices, looking eyes, helping hands, listening ears, crossing legs while sitting).

Children have been learning about the number 6 . They have been counting numbers 1-6; they can show number 6 using their hand. They can also recognize number 6 among other numbers. They have been practicing tracing number six and shaping play dough as the number 6.
They have also been singing songs about numbers.
The children have been counting buttons and rolling the dice.

Colour (white). We have focused on the colour white and recognizing white objects around their environment.

Shape (star). The children have been introduced to the star shape . They have been singing the “ Twinkle, twinkle’ song. The children have also been trying to make stars using markers and white boards.
They have also been colouring  ‘six stars’ worksheet.

Expressive Art and Design
The children have painted ice caps by using different colours  and horizontal lines.

Understanding of the World

This week we have been talking about the winter  season and clothes that we wear during winter time. They have been shown pictures of winter clothing items .
New vocabulary: boots, coat, trousers, shirt, T-shirt, skirt, dress, shoes, socks.
Next week's curriculum
  • Letter Mm
  • The sound the letter Mm makes.
  • Number  6
  • Colour white
  • Star shape
KUW  :
Theme : Clothes.
Vocabulary:  mittens, jacket, hat, scarf ,pajama.
Thursday, 25th of January:  National Day Off
Cristiana Teodoroiu  - email cteodoroiu@ise.edu.eg

Yasmine Ghoneim – email  yghoneim@ise.edu.eg