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GBM Home Learning Ideas

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Run, run as fast as you can, you can’t catch me I’m the Gingerbread Man!

As part of our traditional tales topic, we have been reading the book ‘The Gingerbread Man’.  We have done lots of activities linked to the GBM and have enjoyed retelling the story to each other using our story maps. Today … Continue reading

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Goldilocks and The Three Bears

This week we have started our new topic on traditional tales. In literacy we read the story, ‘Goldilocks and the Three Bears. We acted out the story using puppets and made story maps to help us retell the story in … Continue reading

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Winter Holiday Home Learning ideas…

Why not try some of these ideas at home to support your child’s learning in school…

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Dear Santa…by Rod Campbell

It’s hard to believe that the children have completed their first full term at Holbeach and what an amazing term they have had! We hope you have a wonderful holiday – sharing time with your families and friends. This week we have been very busy … Continue reading

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Reception Christmas Performance

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Christmas in Reception W

In purple class we have been getting ready for the festive period, we decorated our own Christmas trees, and even decorated the logs outside and planted them.   Elsa froze Elfie the Elf and we wrote letters to Elsa suggesting … Continue reading

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Penguin week

  This week purple class have been looking at winter. We filled up containers of water and placed fairies, flowers and sequins inside,  the children then put them into the freezer.  The next day we looked at how the water had frozen, … Continue reading

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Stick man

This week purple class have been reading the story Stick man by Julia Donaldson   We have been ordering different sized sticks according to length, we used mathematical language such as long, short, longer, shorter to talk about which position … Continue reading

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Dinosaur week

Home learning this week: Counting Skills   This week in Purple class we have been learning about dinosaurs. We made our own dinosaur puppet shows. We made dinosaur pictures using shapes. We have been colour mixing, exploring what new colours we … Continue reading

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