Welcome to Bluebell Class
Teacher - Mr Paul Roderick
Miss Sadiya Kuddus (Learning Support Assistant)
Mr Petrus Undari (Learning Support Assistant)
Mrs Ann Aqualina (Learning Support Assistant)
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Summer 2 2022
Our final topic for the school year is……….
We have a lot of fun and exciting activities planned for Bluebell class whilst exploring this great topic. Here are just a few;
Decorating aliens and singing counting songs about aliens
Making rockets with duplo, blocks, art materials and recycled materials
Experimenting with coke and mentos to make explosions
Reading and sharing books about Space
Learning about the sun, moon and stars
Making tinfoil telescopes
Watching lights, stars and planets from the projector in the dark sensory room
Making space music
Making cheese moons
Space inspired dances and moving like they would in space
Space activities on purple mash
Sensory stories based on space eg ‘whatever next’ ‘Aliens love underpants’ ‘zoom rocket zoom’
Water play- floating and sinking
Sing songs, make music and dance linked to Space
Space role play / small world play
Explore glittery playdough
Watching clips from Toy Story and naming characters
Plus so much more…..
We will also be taking a trip to Role Play Lane (https://www.facebook.com/RolePlayLane/) for our end of year school outing.
A role play village for growing minds.
Summer 1 2022
Spring 2 2022
Spring 1 2022
This half term our topic is
Just a few of the wonderful activities we have planned over this half term are;
Post office and shop role play
Jolly postman sensory story- he delivers to 'people who help us' each week and we will explore these eg doctor, firefighter.
Postman pat stories and videos
Learning makaton sign of the week linking to our topic.
Counting songs and number activities
Turn taking games
Dressing up as postperson and delivering mail.
Purple mash and seesaw activities on the ipad
'Writing' letters and posting them
Please look at twitter where we will post weekly and seesaw where we post daily.
Autumn 1 2021
We have had a busy but wonderful start to the new school year and are so proud of how well the children have settled into Bluebell class. We are getting to know our new environment, each other and learning how to be safe.
We are a very happy class
Our topic this half term is 'Our Favourite Things'.
We will be exploring some of our favourite colours, foods, toys, hobbies and songs.
We will be learning to use our communication books/boards and also be using makaton to sign new words as well as daily routine vocabulary.
Here are a few of the activities we have planned for the half term;
Sensory story- nursery rhymes ( Incy Wincy Spider, Rainbows, Humpty Dumpty, Old Macdonald Had a Farm, Miss Polly Had a Dolly, The Wheels on the Bus )
Makaton signs - greetings, emotions, colours.
Clever hands (fine motor skills)
Home corner area play
Sand and water play
Exploring letters, words, mark making materials we like.
Exploring a range of art materials and textures.
Using mirrors and photographs to learn to recognise our faces.
Learning to recognise colours in a variety formats and areas.
Linking symbols/pictures to make choices.
Exploring the games on the i-pad.
Exploring early numeracy songs.
Counting games- matching, sorting, naming tailored to individual mathematical skills
Mathematical Language- number names, big/ little, more/less, one more, all gone.
Enjoying our soft play and sensory room
Singing songs and naming objects with the tap tap box.
Keep an eye out for daily seesaw posts where we will share photos and activities of your child's learning in bluebell class.