Eliza has been very busy with lots of different activities including, baking, weaving, making a rain forest habitat, maths activities, handwriting, story writing, spelling, times tables rock stars and also riding her bike.
This week, Eliza has had an exciting delivery- some caterpillars! She's keeping a diary each day of what is happening at each stage in the caterpillar's life cycle. Eliza has also been learning how to rescue her lego people from the ice. Take a look at the marble run that Eliza has created.
Eliza has been hunting for her lego people to make their bonds to 20, she's also been practising her handwriting and spelling and has started making decorations for VE day.
This week, Eliza has been doing her maths in the garden, using lego bricks to show arrays. Eliza has been having great fun in her mud kitchen and has even written instructions for it.
Joey has made a super rainforest model and even labelled the different parts. He's also been busy with story writing and doing some research all about Charles Dickens. Joey has written his own story this week with wonderful description. He has also been using pasta to help him with his place value, it looks like he's really concentrating :-).
The day the crayons quit has been popular in the White house, Joey has done some wonderful writing in his independent activities and tried hard to use a noun phrase.
Joey has been thinking of questions and using conjunctions in his writing- well done!
This week Joey has been trying hard to include conjunctions in his writing about the book Tuesday and he's set up his own shop to help with his maths work.
Thea has been making cornflake buns, which look delicious! She's also been creating a space man and going for daily walks to see the lambs.
Uh-oh, Thea has had a little accident, she's in a cast for 3 weeks but it doesn't look to be bothering her too much at the minute tho!
Neve has been helping around the house and helping her brother fix his bike. She's also been baking some yummy buns with her big sister. Neve and her brother have been having fun on the bouncy castle and she's even managed to learn how to ride her bike without stabilisers - well done! Neve has been working hard with her maths and science, she's been using pencil and paper clips to help her with place value.
Neve and her brother have had an arts and craft day today creating beautiful presents and cards for their Nanny's 60th birthday. Also, they celebrated VE day playing outside and a BBQ and picnic.
Caitlin has been enjoying the beautiful weather with her family and has been planting lots of vegetables in her garden- well done! She's also been busy painting a beautiful rainbow for her window and decorating the conservatory for Easter. Caitlin even has her own reading ladder at home, I 'm sure she will be at the top very soon, you're always the first to come to me in a morning with your diary. :-) Caitlin has been using her laptop to do some writing all about her cat. In preparation for VE day, Caitlin has been decorating some rocks- they look wonderful!
Freddie has been busy at home doing lots of different learning, he's been involving his family who he isn't able to see at the moment. His Nanna Barbara tested him on his spellings over Facetime and Grandad Derek posted him some seeds and did a lesson on germinating seed with him. Freddie has also be creating his own storied, Super Mario themed of course and had been making things from clay and wood. This week, Freddie has been making fish fingers and chips from scratch and creating a hug for his grandparents which he measured out and decorated himself. Freddie has been making a fantastic frog and it's been having fun leaping on his Ipad.
Reuben has been keeping really active at home, playing badminton, online dance lessons, bike rides in the countryside, sponsored walks to raise money for children in need and practising his golf. He's also been working hard on his school work, using different household items to help him with his tens and ones and of course enjoying the challenges set! Reuben and Nicole have been busy with their VE day decorations and also decorating the bricks on their house.
Reuben has created a fantastic roller coaster, he even attempted a loop the loop! He had great fun running his marbles down it.
This week, Reuben has been enjoying jumping on the stepping stones at Downs Bank and has been building his own den- wow!
Joshua has been learning lots at home, he's been learning about cooking and measuring out ingredients, he's been been growing plants- including cucumbers. He's also learnt how to ride his bike- fantastic Joshua!
You can see Josh's cool electric train set which is on top of his special den/lab where he likes to play. Joshua has also been working towards many beaver badges, one involved him camping inside.