Art- session 3
Monday May 05th 2014, 3:55 pm  Tagged , , , , ,
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We began this lecture by looking at the art and inferences made in story books. In group we spoke about the use of expression on characters as well as simple versus complicated art work. We decided to look particularly at The Rainbow Fish. we were then asked to create a background and characters for our […]



Music- session 3
Monday May 05th 2014, 3:40 pm  Tagged , , ,
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In this session we used the tune of One finger, One thumb , to tell a well known traditional tale. My group were given The Gingerbread Man and we came up with the main points of the story for each verse and then added detail that had the right number of syllables to fit the […]



Music- session 1
Monday May 05th 2014, 3:23 pm  Tagged , , , ,
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During this lecture we looked at exciting ways to engage children with music. This was done using well known stories, interests and their own interests. Some of these I had heard of before but it was great to learn some new ones. These are especially useful in EYFS as they really seem to love expressing […]




Feb 10 In this session we looked at using recycles materials to make instruments. This really engaged me as this is a great use junk modelling to create something that can be used as a musical instrument… whilst working on fine motor skills and being fun! Below is a picture of all of the instruments […]



Dance- session 1
Monday May 05th 2014, 2:46 pm  Tagged , , , ,
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In this session we look at using dance as a way of telling stories or nursery rhymes.This ties in with two Early Learning Goals from the EYFS development matters document. These are; Children sing songs, make music and dance, and experiment with ways of changing them, and they represent their own ideas, thoughts and feelings through design and technology, art, […]