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Making homes for our Gruffalo friends

November 29th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

This week we have been out collecting lots of natural items that we think the animals in our Gruffalo stories would like to use to build their houses. We used a collection of sticks, leaves, pebbles, pinecones and anything else we could find to build their houses using clay as the base.       […]

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Gruffalo footsteps

November 27th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Today we have been playing our Gruffalo footsteps game that we learnt last week. We even got some of the FS2 children join in. How did you have to move? Can you remember the rules? I wonder if you could teach someone at home our gruffalo footsteps game?

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Now my tummy beginning to rumble…

November 26th, 2017 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

My favourite food is Gruffalo crumble!! On Friday we made a delicious Gruffalo (apple) crumble. We cut the apples made the crumble and put them into our dishes ready to be taken home, cooked and enjoyed. Did you enjoy your Gruffalo crumble? Can you remember how we made the crumble?

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The Gruffalo song in Makaton

November 24th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Here is a video of the afternoon children performing the Gruffalo song in Makaton. IMG_3916 from St. Augustine’s School on Vimeo.   I think these children are amazing! Can you learn some of the Makaton signs?  

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The Gruffalo song in Makaton

November 22nd, 2017 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

This week have been reading the story of ‘The Gruffalo’ by Julia Donaldson. As part of our learning we have been practicing the Gruffalo song with Makaton sign language. This is a video of our first attempt at singing and signing. I think you’ll agree that all of the nursery children have done amazingly well […]

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He’s got terrible teeth and terrible claws…

November 22nd, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

and terrible teeth in his terrible jaws. He’s the Gruffalo! Have you spotted the Gruffalo today? What did he look like?

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Zoolab

November 13th, 2017 · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

On Friday we were lucky enough to have some very special visitors come into school to meet us. We met a giant African land snail, a millipede, a tarantula, a gecko, a snake and a rat! Can you remember their names? FS1 Zoolab from St. Augustine’s School on Vimeo.   All of the staff were […]

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School safari

November 10th, 2017 · 2 Comments · Uncategorized

We have been on a school safari, looking for the animals in our story. We we doing careful listening in the sensory den. We could hear a wild Huxley-Worn. Can you remember what noise she made? After listening out in the sensory garden we walked across the playground and saw a snake on top of […]

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Rumble in the Jungle

November 9th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

This week we have been reading ‘Rumble in the jungle’ by¬†Giles Andreae and David Wojtowycz.   Today we have made delicious snacks perfect for cheeky monkeys. We cut up bananas, dipped them in yoghurt and then rolled them in yummy granola. Did you like the monkey snacks? Which animal from our story do you like […]

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Foundation stage bonfire

November 9th, 2017 · No Comments · Uncategorized

On Friday afternoon we were lucky enough to join with FS2 for a bonfire bonanza. We had a real fire that we could see, hotdogs to eat, hotchocolate to drink and a bit of music to dance to. We had such an amazing afternoon! Did you go to a bonfire? Can you remember the fire […]

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