Events coming up:
Our next Open Morning will be on Saturday 18th September from 9am- 12pm
Festivals & Celebrations
Chinese festival– Rosh Hashanah– 7th September
Harvest Festival—September 2021
Canada Autumn Thanks Giving on 11th October
Black History month– October 2021
Grandparents Day—3rd October
Promoting the joy of learning
This term the children at Greenway will be learning about their families and about their own abilities.
We will be doing lots of different activities in a fun way for the children to explore different aspects of themselves: their characteristics such as their hair, skin, eyes, and well as their differences and similarities.
We will also be looking at People who help us. The children will learn about the roles of different important figures in the community and a range of People Who Help Us. This will include activities based on different occupations Small world play.
The books for this term will be focusing on in small age range group activities will be:
Dear Zoo– singing action songs together with repeated sounds
The Gruffalo– modelling language, labelling objects and sounds with treasure baskets
Handa’s Surprise– cooking or preparing snack together, talking about ingredients, amounts and turn taking
The Gingerbread Man– taking turns to add a brick to a construction to build their house out of bricks.
We’re going on a bear hunt– collaborative play acting out story using props such as scarves, material and dressing up clothes
The Very Hungary Caterpillar– an outdoor walk around are garden listening to and chatting about sounds.
We will be introduced Phase 1 phonics and we will be introducing the first six letter sounds s,a,t,i,p,n,of the alphabet. They will also be looking at sounds in our environment , instrumental sounds, body percussion (e.g.. clapping and stamping), rhythm & rhyme and voice sounds.