Reading and writing is encouraged in all areas of the classroom, from reading signs and writing names on the snack list progressing to reading books independently and writing sentences.
Writing on a whiteboard055(2).JPG946Writing on a whiteboard
This helps to develop fine motorskills for writing.095(2).JPG947DrawingThis helps to develop fine motorskills for writing.
At first this may be mark making until the children can recognise letters and form letters correctly.130(2).JPG948Writing namesAt first this may be mark making until the children can recognise letters and form letters correctly.
Writing through play144(2).JPG949Writing through play
Writing outside130(2).JPG951Writing outside
writing outside130(3).JPG952writing outside
Writing in sand202(1).JPG953Writing in sand
Speaking and listening
Retelling the story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar506.JPG954Speaking and listeningRetelling the story of The Very Hungry Caterpillar
Sharing a story with Mrs Edwards.128.JPG955Story TimeSharing a story with Mrs Edwards.