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Next week the Caterpillar group will be playing with the farm yard and creating farm animals out of milk bottles in the craft room. They will be singing along to Old Mcdonald's farm, learning the names of different farm animals and the sounds they make.
This week the Caterpillar group will be singing Twinkle Twinkle Little Star and playing with a variety of musical instruments as they sing. In the role play room they will have a little snuggle time bedtime area witha bed, bedtime stories and bedtime soft toys. They will be listening to the story - 'Peace at Last' about Daddy Bear who couldn't get to sleep because of all the noises in the night. They will be playing a sounds game - matching the sounds they hear to the different picture cards from the story. In the craft room, they will be decorating little stars and out bake off room has been set up with a little breakfast kitchen for making toast and cereals.
This week we are playing with the under the sea creatures, the pirates and pirate ship and the mermaid lagoon. We are singing along to '1,2,3,4,5 Once I Caught a Fish Alive' and catching fish using little nets in the craft room as well as decorating fish for the wall display. Outdoors in the garden we are playing in the sand, with buckets, spades and sand moulds and in the activity room we are playing with the octopus links and sea life cogs.
This week, we are listening to the story of 'The Tiger who came to Tea' and as well as having a pretend tea party in the role play room, we are playing with the tealeaves in the craft room - filling teacups and teapots using different sized spoons (made of different materials: plastic, wood and metal). In the role play room, we will be playing with zoo animals and we will be exploring the tactile animal play mats, fitting shapes correctly onto animal picture mats and completing animal jigsaw puzzles.
This week we will be singing along to the 'Wheels on the Bus' (including all of our friends' names in the song) and learning lots of new action words. We will be playing with a variety of transport and in the craft room we will be painting with vehicles as well as painting using marbles.