We started this half term with the topic 'On the Farm'. The children learned about the different animals that live on a farm and enjoyed being the farmer in our small world area.
As a class, we talked about the different animals. What they looked like and what noises they make and then we played a guess who game where we gave each other clues and then had to guess which animal we were. This really helped with our listening skills.
We practiced our cutting skills by cutting out different animals and farm equipment and sticking them to create our very own farm.
At the beginning of the week, the children found muddy pigs in the classroom and they had to clean them to reveal a challenge. There were maths challenges and also reading challenges to complete once the pigs were clean.
In our maths area there were jigsaws where the children had to match the numeral to the correct number of objects to complete the puzzle.
We finished our farm topic by painting cows using hand prints. It got really messy!!