Friday, 26 January 2018

Weekly Learning Review 24 January 2018

Weekly Learning Review

Class:    FS1          Week Ending:  24 January 2018
Communication, Language and Literacy
The children have been learning about the letter M-m 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 M-m (monkey, mouse, mix, moon, mother, motorcycle). They have been watching educational videos about the letter M-m and they have been given story books to explore.
We have also been singing rhymes ( Jolly phonics –letter M-m) and reading stories.
The story of the week has been “Lion and the Mouse”. The theme of the month is ‘ Clothes’.

Physical Development
Working on developing their fine motor skills (matching socks and folding clothes), hand- eye coordination activities, matching activities , puzzles.

Personal, Social and Emotional Development
Teaching morals through the story of the week “Lion and the Mouse” (kindness, friendship and being helpful). Working with new textures like cotton and salt.
Children have revised numbers 1-6 . They have been counting numbers 1-6; they can show number 6 using their fingers. They have been practicing tracing number six and shaping play dough as the number 6. The children have been counting different items up to number 6.
They have also been singing songs about numbers.

Colour (white).  Shape (star). We have revised colours and shapes. The children glued salt on a star shape which covers the white and star concept.

Expressive Art and Design
The children made a mouse craft shaped as the letter M .

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: mittens, jacket, hat, scarf ,pajama
Next Week's Curriculum
  • Letter Dd
  • The sound the letter Dd makes.
  • Number  7
  • Colour purple
  • Diamond shape
KUW  :
Theme: Clothes.
Vocabulary:   diamond, dog, dinosaur, duck, dolphin, drum, doll, dad ,donkey .
Event: Dress up
Thursday, 1st February
Cristiana Teodoroiu  - email

Yasmine Ghoneim – email