Understanding of the World
This area of learning encompasses science, history, geography, ICT, music, and design technology. The children will explore their immediate environment through investigating their surroundings. They will look at natural and man-made materials. They will be encouraged to ask questions about what is happening and why..
We have a computer and interactive whiteboard in every classroom with some very exciting programs for the children to discover. The children will also discover the wonders of new technology. We also use digital cameras and tape recorders with the children.
Children are active learners and are encouraged to develop their fine and gross motor skills. They love to be outdoors come rain, snow, sun or wind. We provide a range of opportunities for children to develop their physical skills. We have a range of climbing equipment in the spacious garden that is set up to provide different opportunities for learning each day.
Expressive Art and Design
The children are able to create many scenarios in the role-play area. They are able to act out many different roles and explore the world of fantasy. The children will be given the chance to become familiar with different painting techniques and malleable materials. The music area allows children to become familiar with a range of different instruments.
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