What a fab week before half term! We started off the week celebrating Matthew's 7th birthday! He brought us some lovely chocolate cake, yum yum! This week, we continued to strengthen our recognition of coins up to £2. We enjoyed SPLAT during attention bucket with Mrs Hammond and read some rainforest stories. Miss Skeats showed us Goldilocks and The Three Bears and we did a cut and stick comic strip on it! The boys loved bowling on Wednesday and loved getting on the big bus.We made finger print Valentines Day cards with Miss Corry and got some Love Heart sweeties to take home! Have a lovely break from SCUC.
This week in SCUC, we practised recognising and using coins up to £1. During attention bucket we made flowers grow using shaving foam and a flower pot. It was so fun! SCUC got a special mention in assembly for our fabulous walking in the line around school. During golden time, we got to play at soft play, have fun on the computers and play in the classroom. Have a lovely weekend!
This week in SCU C we added to our rainforest topic board, we read If I Lived in the Rainforest and learnt about the rainforest layers and who lives there! We had a great time at Mountstewart
This week in SCUC we made butterflies using a SPLAT! technique in attention bucket for our rainforest display. We went on an animal search in school, counting our many rainforest and Jungle animals we found! We enjoyed making our own stories using a comic strip layout to support our own writing and let our imaginations go wild! We are starting to work with money, this week we read The Great Pet Sale and added the price of the animals together. Have a lovely weekend from all in SCUC!
Another great week in SCUC! This week we enjoyed playing the piano in music, making up our own tunes to play to the class. in PE with Mrs Curry, we were learning to climb like spiderman up and down the apparatus. It was super scary! In class we focused on our reading and completing our literacy workbooks. In numeracy we were strengthening our adding. It was a very special day for Logan in our class as he turned 7 this week! We enjoyed some chocolate cake and played with balloons in golden time. Happy Birthday Logan! Have a great weekend.
In SCUC we had a lovely first week back after the Christmas break! We talked about what Santa brought us and wrote it as our news. During the week, we focused on patterns in numeracy, we really enjoyed this! For our topic, SCUC have been learning about the rainforest, we learned about Sloths and other animals found there! We have been colouring rainforest pictures and making trees and animals out of play-doh during table top. We had Attention Bucket this week, were Miss Skeats focused on the weather! We got to choose snow, rain, or sun and got to sit under the umbrella, as Miss Skeats used props to act out the weather! We loved it! Have a lovely weekend.
What a busy week in SCU C this week! At the start of the week we had our Nativity ‘A King is Born’. We got to see all our mums and dads enjoy our performance and see all the hard work we had been putting in! We then had a Christmas party with our friends in other classes we had lots of fun and games! We played pass the parcel and danced to some Christmas songs. Santa arrived the whole way from The North Pole coming to visit us and gave us all some early presents. We had a birthday party in class which we enjoyed lots of treats and cake! Happy Birthday to Jake!!! We also got to see Molly the pony and we loved to see how calm she was when we got to pet her! All of us in SCU C would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Enjoy your holidays and we look forward to seeing you in the New year!
This week in SCU C we had our first dress rehearsal! All the children enjoyed getting into their costumes and PJ’s! Some nearly fell asleep after! We also had attention bucket which we made a Snowman using shaving foam. We also took turns feeding the pig and hoping his belly didn’t pop on our go! We also made Christmas cards using glue and glitter. To end the week we read a story about Aliens love Panta Claus.
This week in SCU C we continued to practice our Christmas show! We also had lots of fun in P.E this week pretending to be the Pink Panther and the robbers trying to catch them. We also enjoyed Miss Skeates showing us attention Autism and we all focused really well! We also made paper chains to which we made into a Christmas Tree. The Kings and Cesar in the play tried on their costumes before our dress rehearsal next week.
This week in SCU C we had a visit from the ECO bus. We learnt about what happens to the things that we recycle. We got to see a VR headset made out of cardboard and a teddy bear made out of recycled plastic bottles. We were also learning about different coins, pressing the coin into playdough to make textured coins. We continued to practice our Christmas Play and today we were learning the actions to the songs.
This week in SCU C we were learning about our wants and needs, separating pictures into each of the categories. We then talked about our feelings and drew a face into glitter showing our friends how we were feeling. We started practicing our Christmas show on the stage! Finally we were learning about directions and used the Bee Bots to help us move around the map.
This week in SCU C we went out on a trip to Mo Mowlam Play Park in Stormont. We had loads of fun playing with our friends and going on the zip line! We then had lots of fun making Pudsey ears for Children in Need and we went on a Pudsey hunt to try find as many bears as we could!
In our first week back from our Halloween Holidays we did not stop! At the start of the week we celebrated Louis’ Birthday and had enjoyed cake and treats. We also were learning about maps and a bird’s eye view. We split into two groups and walked around the school taking photos from a bird’s eye view! In P.E we enjoyed dancing and using the ribbons to make exciting shapes, we learnt how to line up and march and marched the whole way around the P.E hall and back to class! Then on Friday we were learning how to use a map and followed it around Donaghadee, it brought us to the park and we stopped and played there for 15 minutes!
In SCU C this week we read a story about a dark dark tale. We then enjoyed Halloween activities through the week having a party with lots of food on Thursday, we played wrap the mummy and made chocolate apples! On Friday we got all dressed up and went to the Halloween Bop and threw some shapes on the dance floor!
In SCU C this week we have been reading the book, Pumpkin Soup by Helen Cooper. We got to play with the insides of a pumpkin while some of us played with salt dough and made pumpkin pictures with salt and paint. We then made pumpkin soup with the help of Mrs Kerr and only a few of us wanted to actually taste it.
In SCU C this week we were learning about 2D and 3D shapes! We went on a shape walk and found loads of different shapes around the school! With all the blue bin junk we made different models and used our imagination to help us! We even had a visit from a Robot!
In SCU C this week we made faces with salt dough and painted them to look like us! We also learned about foods and which are healthy and unhealthy. We even made our favourite foods out of play dough! We went on a bug hunt on Friday and then talked about all the bugs that we were able to find and where we found them!
In SCU C this week we celebrated Tyler's birthday! We had cake and treats for snack time and we had lots of fun playing outside with our balloons. We made Forky’s from Toy Story 4 using forks and googly eyes. On Friday we went for a walk in Donaghadee to look at all the different types of houses that we have been learning about in class.
As you can see we have had a great week in SCU C. As part of our topic work we have made Salt Dough and Oil Pastel portraits. We have enjoyed our literacy activities and games and been so pleased to show off our developing skills. We have enjoyed our morning work outs in the gym and have taken time to chill together and develop our friendships in the Soft Play Zone and in the school garden
In our Houses and Homes Topic this week we have been very busy indeed.We have been creating and building homes from Lego.We have been listening carefully and cutting and sticking to label items we find in the different rooms in our homes. We have used small world models to help us to talk about what happens in each of the rooms in our homes and to help us start to think about the different jobs that people in our families need to do. We did some free painting and painted Autumn pictures as well!..
We had a lovely day when we went for a trip to Mount Stewart. We walked through the forest to the natural play park and while we were there everyone had so much fun! Well done SCU C! You were fab!