Curriculum Information Sheet - Spring term 2020
PRIME AREAS OF DEVELOPMENT - I will be learning to:
Personal, Social and Emotional
Play co-operatively and take turns;
Show sensitivity to others;
Form positive relationships;
Be confident and to try new activities with adults and children;
Be aware of boundaries;
Work alone or as part of a group.
Communication and Language
Listen carefully and respond to simple instructions;
Answer 'how', 'why' questions;
Listen to stories;
Listen to stories;
Express myself effectively and to talk about a range of experiences.
Use tools and equipment safely and effectively;
Improve my pencil control and cutting skills;
Move with control and co-ordination;
Manage own basic hygiene and personal needs successfully;
Keep healthy through exercise and by eating.
SPECIFIC AREAS OF DEVELOPMENT - I will be learning to:
Looking at books;
Singing simple songs and rhymes;
Linking sounds and letters;
Learning to write my name.
Counting, recognising and writing numbers 1-10;
Recognising 2D and 3D shapes;
Using everyday language to talk about size, distance and position
Solving problems using my developing mathematical knowledge.
Understanding the World;
Talking about things that are important to me;
Finding out about different cultures, traditions and beliefs;
Finding out about the place where I live and features of the natural world;
Exploring and investigating objects;
Select and use technology for particular purposes.
Expressive Art and Design:
Singing songs and making music and dance;
Using and exploring a variety of tools and techniques;
Experimenting with colour, design and texture;
Using my imagination in art, role play, small world play and construction.
YOU CAN HELP ME BY:
Discussing topics and looking at the interest table with me;
Talking about what happens to in Winter;
Looking at and adding photos and comments to my on-line learning journal (Tapestry);
Encouraging me to be active and eat healthy food;
Bringing in fruit at snack time;
Telling Playschool about the things I like to do;
Bringing in boxes (please check inside for foreign/sharp objects), yoghurt pots, etc for box models (please note we are unable to use toilet rolls, tissue boxes, egg boxes, boxes that have contained medicine, nuts, meat and fish);
Reading stories to me;
Making sure I bring in a warm coat, wellies, hats, gloves (all named) to Playschool.
Monday 6th - Friday 10th January 2020 - Winter
Monday 13th - Friday 17th January 2020 - Winter
Monday 20th - Friday 24th January 2020 - Winter
Monday 27th - Friday 31st January 2020 - Chinese New Year - Year of the Rat
Monday 3rd February - 7th February 2020 - Keeping Healthy
Monday 10th February - 14th February 2019 - Keeping Healthy
Monday 6th January 2020 - Playschool re-opens
Saturday 25th January 2020 - Chinese New Year begins
(Year of the Rat)
Friday 14th February 2020 - Playschool closes for half term
Monday 24th February 2020 - Playschool Re-opens