The children explore how they are different/same as other children. They will look at their super powers (strengths) and will learn how to stay safe and healthy. The kindness elves will address ways to be kind to our new class peers and the children will make a kindness potion.
The children begin the term exploring the changing seasons with a nature walk.
They look at magical experiments and make some fizzing volcanoes. They look and similarities and differences. They learn to retell magical stories using pie Corbett story language.
A magical dragon egg will be entrusted to the unit from a dragon mummy. The children must care for this and report back to the mummy through letters and videos.
Teddy Birthday Party
Evil Pea Crime Scene
Science week- Experiments
Dragon Egg arrives in unit
FX GURU- dragon has been in our classroom!
Autumn Walk and Nature Station
Personal, Social and Emotional development (PSED)
Understanding their bodies
Expressive Arts and Design (EAD)
Using imaginations to tell stories
Understanding the world- Science
Non Fiction- books about our body
Fiction- Superhero stories
Non Fiction- Seasonal books about Autumn
Fiction- Magical stories- Pie Corbett story telling
Poetry- Rhyming stories
The Kindness Elves
Oliver’s Fruit Salad
Room on the Broom
The Magic Porridge Pot
The Christmas Wombat
Role play superheroes
Share ideas with teams and partners
Pie Corbett story telling opportunities
Messages filmed on Tapestry to the Dragon mummy
All Animals Great and Small
Changes and Growth
The BIG Question
What makes a good pet?
How do animals live?
Where do animals live?
What makes us grow?
How do chickens grow?
The children will learn about various animals around the world, how they live and survive. They will consider which animal would make the perfect pet.
The children will further explore how they keep their bodies healthy and safe. They will be caring for hen eggs in the unit, and will observe the eggs hatching into chicks.
The Animal Man will visit the unit, bringing a range of animals to meet the children.
FX Guru- Beanstalk growing in the classroom
Understanding the World
Expressive Arts and Design
Understanding the World
Personal Social and Emotional
Non Fiction- Dinosaur books
Fiction- Animal themed stories
Non Fiction- A Tiny Seed
Fiction- Changes and Growth books
We’re going on a bear hunt
Jack and the BeanstalkTalk for Writing
The Odd Egg
The Hungry Caterpillar
Egg to Chick
Information films about the animals
Oral retelling of the story
School Hours: Monday - Friday | 8.45am-3.20pm
Headteacher & Safeguarding Lead: Mrs M. Hannant
Deputy Headteacher: Mr R Smith
Business Manager: Mrs V. Strong
SENCO: Mrs M. Walton
School Office & School Enquiries: Mrs K. Holling | Mrs L. Smith | Mrs E. Kelsall
Chair Of Governors: Mr G. Hughes