Treasure Baskets – Heuristic Play

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A world of play

This is a map created within a session on the importance of play. I created this one myself however as a group we created...

A lesson on assessment in the Early Years Foundation Stage

Yesterday I attended a lecture on points and levels, and to be honest after this I felt deflated and a little worse for ware....

Shhhhh you talk too much!

I have recently completed a research project on the topic of talk and how talk is valued in a KS1 classroom. I thoroughly enjoyed...

An alien Letter

We have just completed a topic on aliens and I wanted to engage the children in something fun and motivating to get started. The...

Medium Term Planning ideas using The Gruffalo

I have created a popplet of ideas for most subject areas using the well known story The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson. It may provide...

My alien questions story.

I was thinking what could I use to offer the children a stimulus for writing their own questions to ask an alien, for our...

Being Creative

In our final multi media session we were able to use some of our new and exciting skills we had learnt. So we split...

Outdoor Learning

The following part of the session, when we went to the forest was a wonderful experience that I really enjoyed (even though the weather...