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Ladybirds have been on a Bear Hunt

Early Years

Hello, the week has flown for Ladybirds┬á­čÉ× . We have been doing lots of PECS practise and playdough has been very popular. Our big book is “Going on a Bear Hunt” by Michael Rosen and we are really enjoying it. Some of us are joining in with the repeated phrases and during PE we have […]


Chatterboxes in Butterflies.

Early Years

Butterflies have been hit with lots of illness this week but we’ve made it to Friday and hopefully over the weekend, everybody will start to feel much better. This week we have been doing lots and lots of talking! We have continued to use PECS and colourful semantics to develop our speech skills. We enjoyed […]


Five little ducks and pizza, very busy Caterpillars

Early Years

Another busy week for caterpillars. We worked hard on Monday, working on our speech and language targets and doing our individual work. We enjoyed some time in the sensory room in the afternoon. On Tuesday we painted some wellies like the ones that Sonny wears in our big book! On Wednesday we had a very […]


Butterflies ….whatever next?

Early Years

We have been really busy butterflies this week! We have been working with Richella our speech therapist, some of us continue to develop our PECS skills and are beginning to use a sentence strip whilst others are starting to build sentences using symbols! On wednesday we went out on the minibus to look for logos […]


Cheese toasties in Caterpillars

Early Years

What a busy week caterpillars have had! We have started to read our big book Sonny’s Wonderful wellies and the children have sat really well and listened. We have also been singing Five Little Ducks and taking one away. We decorated some ducks with yellow paint and collage materials for our display. On Wednesday we […]


Welcome back Caterpillars! 

Early Years

We have had a lovely first week of the new year. All the children have settled back in well and seem really happy to be back at school and spending time with their friends. We have been working hard on our individual targets and have also enjoyed our assembly and circle times together as a […]


All wrapped up warm

Early Years

Caterpillars have had a very busy week. At the start of the week we looked at zoo animals and read Dear Zoo to get ready for our trip to Dudley Zoo. On Wednesday we went on the minibus to Melbicks garden centre and looked at the Christmas trees and lights. On Thursday we went with […]


Friday 1st December 2017

Early Years

Wow! It’s been a very busy week in Butterflies class. We have been reading the book ‘Dear Zoo’. We have been very creative and made a paper plate lion, a collage giraffe and a swirly snake. On Thursday we were very lucky to visit the zoo, we saw flamingos, monkeys and sealions on our way […]


Gingerbread men

Early Years

What a wonderful and exciting week Caterpillars have had! On Thursday we had a very fun day to celebrate Tia’s birthday. We went to soft play, then lunch at MacDonalds and a birthday party in the afternoon! We have been reading the Gingerbread man and the children have shown lots of interest in the story. […]


Butterflies love books.

Early Years

This week we have been listening to different stories to develop a love of books! The children sat beautifully in a circle and listened with anticipation to the stories. We have enjoyed making our own class book about our friends in Butterflies. We have had a big focus on taking turns with favourite toys this […]