Welcome to Reception – Laughing Ladybirds & Busy Bees

Please look through this ‘Home Visit discussion and information guide’ with your child in preparation for their first day at school: Welcome to Avanti House_Home Visit discussion and information guide

For any new Reception parents who were unable to join our Zoom induction meeting on 13/7/21, please click this link for key information: EYFS Induction 2021 2022

The Reception team for the 2021-22 academic year are:

Busy Bees
Mr Burns (Class Teacher and EYFS Coordinator)
Miss Walker (LSA)

Laughing Ladybirds
Miss Korea (Class Teacher)
Miss D (LSA)

Miss Raval (HLTA)

15/10/21 – Please continue to check Tapestry for updates and home learning tasks and ideas. Have a wonderful half term break 🙂

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6/9/21 – Welcome to Reception at Avanti House. We are enjoying our home visits with you all; it’s lovely to finally put a face to each name. Thank you for taking the time to speak with us and listen to all the information presented.

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Archive – 

Multi-Faith Week Celebration of Learning: Multi Faith Week in Reception

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PLEASE UPLOAD EVIDENCE OF HOME LEARNING TO TAPESTRY; AIM FOR 1 OR 2 PIECES OF EVIDENCE EACH WEEK.  

Please try to upload pictures/videos of children completing learning tasks/activities.

We would very much appreciate if you could add codes to each piece of uploaded evidence:  

CI = child initiated (work that children do without being asked)  

AD = adult directed (work that you have asked your child to complete)  

I = independent (completed by the child without adult intervention)  

WS = with support (completed with adult support).

Home Learning will be detailed in our weekly Learning Menu which will be shared via Tapestry when pupils begin full time school days.

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Archive –

1/2/21 – Spring 1 Week 5

Phonics:

Monday Phonics Lesson_oo oo sound

extra activity Long-oo-Sound-Word-Reveal-PowerPoint_ver_3 extra activity short-oo-sounds-powerpoint-_ver_4

Tuesday Phonics Lesson_ar sound     Tuesday Phonics Activity_phoneme spotter

Thursday Phonics Lesson_or sound

Friday Phonics Lesson_ur sound_my TW

phase-3-digraphs-or-ar-and-ur-peg-matching-game-english   Phonics Sound Buttons

Maths:

Monday Maths Lesson_length and height vocab

Tuesday Maths Lesson_ordering by size

Wednesday Maths Lesson_measuring height and length

Thursday Maths Lesson_measuring distance

Beanstalk-Height-Ordering-Pictures

Gingerbread-man-height-ordering-cut-and-stick-activity-_ver_1

Length-audio-powerpoint_ver_3_ver_4

Teddys-towers-height-ordering-worksheet_ver_2

Sophies-sunflowers-measuring-height-powerpoint_ver_3

Topic/Literacy:

Monday Topic Literacy Lesson_Jack and the Beanstalk story and key questions

Tuesday Topic Literacy Lesson_Story Map     Tuesday Topic Literacy Activity_Story Map    Jack and the Beanstalk_Story Map

Wednesday Phonics Topic Literacy Lesson_describing characters

Thursday Friday Topic Literacy_creative task

Jack and the Beanstalk_comprehension

Jack-and-the-beanstalk-early-writing-activities-_ver_3

Jack-and-the-beanstalk-character-description-writing-frames_ver_1

Well-being:

Weekly-Wellbeing-Week-5-Phase-1-Foundation

Happy-veggies-sad-veggies-feelings-problem-cards_ver_1

Remote-Resilience-Slides

Additional lessons:

Additional activities:

Spring 1 Week 5 Learning Menu

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25/1/21 – Spring 1 Week 4

Phonics:

Monday Phonics lesson_ai sound

Monday Phonics Live Zoom Activity

Tuesday Phonics lesson_ee sound

Wednesday Phonics lesson_igh sound

Thursday Phonics lesson_oa sound

Friday Phonics lesson_was TW

Maths:

Monday Maths lesson_representing 6

Tuesday Maths lesson_representing 7

Wednesday Maths lesson_representing 8

Thursday Maths lesson_compositons recap

Friday Maths lesson_compositons recap

Friday dotty-dominoes-composition-of-6-7-and-8-worksheet_ver_1

Representing 6, 7, 8

Space-aliens-maths-powerpoint-counting-to-6-7-and-8_ver_3

Topic/Literacy:

Monday Topic Literacy lesson_setting and environments

Tuesday Topic Literacy lesson_observe and compare environments

Wednesday Topic Literacy lesson_story environment

Matching Activity Backgrounds Animals-and-their-habitats-matching-cards–_ver_2  Animals-and-their-habitats_Answers

Map 2xA4Map A3 Road Furniture Cards

Holiday-clothes-sorting-powerpoint-_ver_1

Hansel and Gretel_reading and comprehension

Well-being:

Friday Well-being lesson  Well-being activity – to be completed prior to lesson

Weekly-Wellbeing-Week-4-Phase-1-Foundation

Additional lessons:

26.1.21 Sanskrit Homework

PRE Lesson Week 4

Additional activities:

Spring 1 Week 4 Learning Menu

ai ee igh oa oo sounds comprehension 1 comprehension 2 comprehension 3

Eyfs-maths-mastery-subtraction-home-learning-chal_ver_1 Eyfs-maths-mastery-subtraction-home-learning-challenge-at-the-shops_ver_1

Fairytale-Story-Telling-Prompt_ver_2

Traditional Tales Mix and Match Instructions Traditional Tales Mix and Match Beginning Cards Traditional Tales Mix and Match Middle Cards  Traditional Tales Mix and Match Ending Cards

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18/1/21 – Spring 1 Week 3

Phonics:

Monday Phonics lesson_ch sound

Tuesday Phonics lesson_sh sound

Wednesday Phonics lesson_th th sound

Thursday Phonics lesson_ng sound

Friday Phonics lesson_we be me

Jolly Phonics Sounds

Maths:

Monday Maths lesson_weight

Tuesday Maths lesson_Weight 2

Tuesday Maths lesson activity sheet

Wednesday Maths lesson_Capacity

Thursday Maths lesson_Capacity 2

Thursday Maths lesson activity_estimate capacity

Topic/Literacy:

Monday Topic Literacy lesson_Hansel and Gretel story

Tuesday Topic Literacy lesson_story map

Wednesday Topic Literacy lesson_introducing story settings

Thursday Topic Literacy lesson_describing story settings

Friday Topic Literacy lesson_explore a real life setting

Story-genres-traditional-fairy-tales-display-poster-_ver_3

Story-setting-powerpoint-_ver_3

Settings-adjective-word-mat-

Hansel-and-gretel-word-mat-images_ver_1

Hansel-and-gretel-story-visual-aids-4-per-a4_ver_1

Additional lessons:

Sanskrit Revision Notes 19.1.2021

KURMA pt.1 KURMA pt.2 Story Narrative for KURMA PPT

Additional activities:

Spring 1 Week 3 Learning Menu

Capacity-sort-maths-centre-activity-english_ver_5

Eyfs-maths-mastery-weight-home-learning-challenge_ver_1

Eyfs-potions-capacity-powerpoint_ver_3

Light-or-heavy-powerpoint_ver_6

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Talk-about-weight-and-capacity-maths-powerpoint_ver_6

Weighing-parcels-at-the-post-office-powerpoint_ver_8

Design-a-gingerbread-house-activity-_ver_1

Hansel and Gretel Story Writing

Hansel-and-gretel-missing-number-path-activity-sheet-_ver_3

Hansel-and-gretel-pencil-control-sheets_ver_2

Hansel-and-Gretel-stick-puppets_ver_1

Hansel-and-gretel-story-powerpoint_ver_1

Hansel-and-Gretel-Up-to-20-Addition-Sheet

Hansel-and-gretel-word-and-picture-match_ver_2

Hansel-and-gretel-word-mat-images_ver_1

Music: Gingerbread Cottage Song  Hansel and Gretel Counting Song  Hansel and Gretel Run

Well-being: Sharing-is-caring-powerpoint  Senses-mindfulness-challenge-cards-  Weekly-Wellbeing-Week-3-Phase-1-Foundation  Wellbeing activtiy

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11/1/21 – Spring 1 Week 2

Phonics:

Monday Phonics lesson_Y sound

Tuesday Phonics lesson_z zz sound

Wednesday Phonics lesson_QU sound

Thursday Phonics lesson_he she TW

Friday Phonics lesson_games   Friday lesson activity_Bingo sheet

Maths:

Monday Maths lesson_Compositions to 5   Monday Maths lesson activity   Monday-part-part-whole-a4-writing-template-english_ver_3

Tuesday Maths lesson_Compositions to 5

Wednesday Maths lesson_counting on

Thursday Maths lesson_counting back

Friday Maths lesson_consolidate learning

Topic/Literacy:

Monday Topic Literacy lesson_rhyme and alliteration

Tuesday and Thursday Topic Literacy_Music 2

Wednesday Topic Literacy lesson_rhyme and alliteration    Wednesday Topic literacy lesson activity

Friday Topic Literacy lesson_rhyme and alliteration

Additional lessons:

Friday PE lesson

Sanskrit Revision Notes 12.1.2021

PRE Lesson_MATSYA

Additional activities:

Spring 1 Week 2 Learning Menu

Number-bonds-to-5-adding-machine-powerpoint-1_ver_5

t-m-30508-number-bonds-to-5-stories_ver_5

T-N-2356-Addition-to-10-Peg-Activity

T-N-2360-Subtraction-From-10-Peg-Activity_ver_2

t-n-6124-subtraction-from-5-cards-

t-n-7759-partwhole-number-bonds-to-5-activity-

At-the-zoo-alliteration-powerpoint-

Phase-2-rhyming-words-powerpoint-english_ver_4

Rhyming-string-cards_ver_1

Rhyming-match-clip-cards-english

What-Rhymes-With-What-Phase-2-Powerpoint_ver_3

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4/1/21 – Spring 1 Week 1

Phonics:

Tuesday Phonics lesson_J sound

Wednesday Phonics lesson_V sound

Thursday Phonics lesson_W sound

Friday Phonics lesson_X sound

Letters-And-Sounds-Phase-2-3-Powerpoint-With-Pictures

Phase 2 HFW and TW

Maths:

Monday Maths lesson_Number 0

Monday Maths lesson activity

Tuesday Maths lesson_one less focus

Tuesday Maths activity sheet_One less (Counters Five Frame Landscape Five-little-monkeys-jumping-on-the-bed-nursery-rhyme-poster_ver_2 Numbers-05-on-a-number-line- )

Tuesday ZOOM Maths Lesson

Wednesday Maths Lesson_one more focus

Wednesday Maths activity sheet_One More (Numbers-0-10-on-a-numberline_ver_1 )

Thursday Maths lesson_more and less

Friday Maths activity_In-the-woods–comparing-amounts-to-5-powerpoint_ver_4

Topic / Literacy:

Monday Topic Literacy lesson_Gingerbread Man story

Tuesday and Thursday Topic Literacy Music lesson

Wednesday Topic Literacy lesson_story map

Friday Topic Literacy lesson_story map 2

The-gingerbread-man-cut-and-stick-story-map-activity_ver_10

The-gingerbread-man-thought-bubbles-posters-_ver_2

The-Gingerbread-Man-Word-Mat_ver_1

Additional lessons:

Friday PE lesson

Gymnastic-jump-flashcards-_ver_1

Gymnastic-Rolls-Support-Cards

Jumping-Jacks-and-Rock-n-Roll-Home-Learning-Challenge-Sheets-Pack

Additional activities:

Spring 1 Week 1 Learning Menu

b-and-d-poster_ver_1

My-b-and-d-workbook_ver_4

Checklist

Fairy-tale-number-stories-cards-english_ver_1

Gingerbread Man Comprehension

Home Learning Challenge Sheet FS2 Super Eco Colour

I Spy

The-gingerbread-man-home-learning-challenge-sheet-reception-fs2_ver_3

The-three-little-pigs-comparing-numbers-to-5-activity_ver_2

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10/12/20 – Christmas Holiday Homework

Christmas Holiday Homework_Parent Letter

Christmas Holiday Homework Projects

Fine Motor Skills for finger gym

Theraputty FMS

Gross Motor Skills

Reading list and questions

Sanskrit Revision Pack. Term 1

Continue the patterns

one more and one less

T-L-1274-Phase-3-Sound-Mat-Alphabetical-Order

T-L-2217-CVC-Words-Cut-and-Paste-Worksheet-a

t-l-4499-phase-2-pictures-and-captions-matching-worksheets_ver_4

T-L-5593-Phase-2-to-5-Tricky-Words-Word-Mat

t-m-30469-christmas-addition-to-5-activity_ver_3

T-N-105-2D-shape-word-mat

T-N-106-3D-shape-word-mat

t-n-5922-christmas-missing-numbers-020-activity-sheets-

T-T-269-Letter-to-Santa

T-T-14926-Christmas-Pencil-Control-Worksheets

t-t-2544561-eyfs-christmas-themed-cut-and-stick-2d-shape-activity-sheets_ver_1

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7/12/20 – Autumn 2 week 6

Autumn 2 Week 6 Learning Menu_Christianity faith

Christianity prompt pictures

t-e-2551481-nativity-early-writing-activities_ver_5

T-T-378-Nativity-Role-Play-Masks

t-tp-2660537-christmas-nativity-cut-and-stick-story-map-activity_ver_5

Instructions and Cut Outs

Activity Base Boards

Picture of Completed Activities

t-c-7834-how-to-make-a-jam-sandwich-powerpoint_ver_1

T-S-1321-Sequencing-Cards-Making-A-Snowman

t-s-2907-3-step-sequencing-cards-_ver_1

t-t-29092-jam-sandwich-sequencing-activity-sheet-activity-sheet_ver_1

t-tp-5549-days-of-the-week-word-mat-english

t-c-6965-day-date-month-weather-and-season-calendar_ver_4

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30/11/20 – Autumn 2 week 5

Phonics:

Monday Phonics lesson_phase 2 B sound

Tuesday Phonics lesson_phase 2 F FF sound

Wednesday Phonics lesson_phase 2 L sound

Thursday Phonics lesson_phase 2 TW I

Friday Phonics lesson_phase 2 TW NO GO

Maths:

Monday Maths lesson_one more

Tuesday Maths lesson_one more

Wednesday Maths lesson_one less

Thursday Maths lesson_one less

Friday Maths lesson_one more one less

Topic:

Monday Topic lesson_Judaism faith

Tuesday Topic lesson_Judaism faith

Wednesday Topic lesson_Judaism faith

Thursday Friday Topic lesson_Judaism faith Thursday Topic lesson activity_story sequencing

Additional lessons:

Tuesday Circle Time lesson_values

Additional activities:

Week 5 Learning Menu – Judaism

I Spy and Read Activity – Phase 2 Set 1

I Spy and Read Activity – Phase 2 Set 2

I Spy and Read Activity – Phase 2 Set 3

T-L-1097-Phase-2-Captions-and-Pictures-Powerpoint

T-L-4409-CVC-Word-Spelling-PowerPoint-Activity_ver_1

Chilli Challenge 2 Cake Boards Cake Cards

Chilli Challenge

Five-frame Number Line

t-m-32490-one-more-one-less-activity-mat_ver_5

t-m-32960-maths-mastery-one-less-home-learning-challenge-hop-off-the-bus-_ver_5

t-m-33099-suki-squirrels-acorn-hunt-one-more-than-numbers-to-5-worksheet_ver_1

t-n-7303-one-more-than-monkey-powerpoint-english_ver_2

t-n-7393-popping-bubbles-finding-the-number-that-is-one-less-powerpoint_ver_2

t-t-292048-clothes-themed-one-less-counting-activity-sheet-english_ver_2

Different-Beliefs-PowerPoint

Judaism prompt pictures

Moses-Story-Powerpoint_ver_3

t-re-261-hanukkah-menorah-cutting-skills-activity-sheet-_ver_4

T-T-3825-Moses-Small-World-Background

T-T-3826-Moses-Stick-Puppets

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23/11/20 – Autumn 2 week 4

PRE Home Learning

Friday Music and PE lesson

Phonics

Monday Phonics lesson_phase 2 E sound

Tuesday Phonics lesson_phase 2 U sound

Wednesday Phonics lesson_phase 2 R sound

Thursday Phonics lesson_phase 2 H sound

Friday Phonics lesson_phase 2 tricky words THE TO

Letters-And-Sounds-Phase-2-3-Powerpoint-With-Pictures(1)

Phonics intervention P sound

Maths

Monday Maths lesson_number 4

Tuesday Maths lesson_number 5

Wednesday Maths lesson_number sorting

Thursday Maths lesson_composition to 5

Dominoes_Thursday lesson activity

Friday Maths lesson_composition to 5

Topic

Topic lesson 1_Islam faith

Topic lesson 2_Islam faith

Topic lesson 3_Islam faith

Topic lesson 3 activity sheet

Topic lesson 4_Islam faith

Below are some additional activities for the week:

Learning Menu Week 4: Topic focus – Islam

Snail Cards

t-n-7168-number-shape-find-match-and-colour-activity-english_ver_1

1 to 5 Maths Sorting Activity Table 2xA4

1 to 5 Maths Sorting Activity Table A3

1 to 5 Maths Sorting Cards

4 and 5 Maths Sorting Activity Cards

4 and 5 Maths Sorting Activity Table

Faiths_initial sounds

Faiths_same or different

Islam prompt pictures

Challenge Cards

Prompt Card

t-l-1066-initial-sounds-activity-sheet-_ver_4

t-l-9134-cvc-words-peg-matching-game-_ver_2

T-N-2955-Number-bonds-4-and-5-Sentence-Cards_ver_1

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16/11/20 – Autumn 2 week 3

Learning Menu Week 3: Topic focus – Buddhism

CVC words

17.11.20 – Sanskrit Homework – Rec – Colours

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9/11/20 – Autumn 2 week 2

Learning Menu Week 2: Topic focus – Sikhism

1, 2 and 3 Maths Sorting Activity Cards

1, 2 and 3 Maths Sorting Activity Table

t-m-32305-numberblocks-how-many-1-2-3-activity_ver_1

T-N-2954-Number-bonds-3-Sentence-Cards_ver_1

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2/11/20 – Autumn 2 week 1

Learning Menu Week 1: Topic focus – Hinduism

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19/10/20 – October half term

October Holiday Homework letter

Half term topic homework project

hfw100fp

T-N-239-Counting-at-Christmas-Worksheets (dragged)

T-N-1809-Gruffalo-Themed-100-Square (dragged)

T-T-236-dawali-word-mat (dragged)

T-T-271-christmas-word-mat_ver_2

T-T-7078-Diwali-Counting-Worksheet (dragged)

T-T-25288-Birthday-Word-Mat

T-L-015-Phase-2-Sound-Mat (dragged)

T-L-4501-Phase-2-Initial-Sound-and-Picture-Matching-Worksheet

T-N-004-Numbers-0-20-on-a-numberline (dragged)

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12/10/20

Week 7 Avacado Baby and BHM Learning Menu

T-T-5846-Safari-Animal-Pattern-Matching-Cards_ver_1

t-n-193-repeating-pattern-activity-sheets-shapes-and-colours-_ver_6

T-N-5125-Two-Colour-Repeating-Pattern-Snake-Fingerprint-Activity-Sheet

T-T-2399-Healthy-Eating-Lunch-Activity_ver_1

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5/10/20

Week 6 Titch and BHM Learning Menu

T-T-28467-Titch-Size-Ordering

tf-or-27-we-are-all-different-photo-pack_ver_2

tf-or-35-we-are-all-different-story-powerpoint_ver_2 (1)

tf-or-30-we-are-all-different-differentiated-talk-cards_ver_4

tf-or-43-we-are-all-different-what-makes-you-special-powerpoint-english_ver_3

#tf-or-35-we-are-all-different-story-powerpoint_ver_2

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28/9/20

Week 5 Funnybones Learning Menu

A4 The Five Senses Display Poster

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t-or-1337-hide-a-saurus-one-more-and-one-less-activity-sheet_ver_1

T-T-1892-Funny-Bones-Make-a-Moving-Skeleton-A4

t-tp-81-more-or-fewer-display-posters

29.9.20 – Sanskrit Homework – Rec – Head Shoulders Knees and Toes

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21/9/20

Week 4 Peepo Learning Menu

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Archive:

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Please check your child’s diary for their phonics and spellings colour. Please help your child to read and write these words.

30.3.20 Spellings

23.3.20 Spellings

16.3.20 Spellings

9.3.20 Spellings

2.3.20 Spellings

24.2.20 Spellings

  1. beard
  2. stairs
  3. cure
  4. manure
  5. tower
  6. sister

Dear Parents/carers,

Please see the curriculum overviews below. Kindly have a look a the attached documents and discuss with your children what they have covered as they progress through the terms. At times, we may link subjects together for enhanced learning opportunities. Encourage your children to share what they have learnt from the overviews to enable meaningful and engaging conversations about their learning.

EYFS Yearly Curriculum Overview 2021 to 2022

EYFS Half Termly Curriculum Overview_Autumn 1 2021

EYFS Half Termly Curriculum Overview_Autumn 2 2021

EYFS Half Termly Curriculum Overview_Spring 1 2021 22

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Archive –

Spring 2 Curriculum Overview Parent Information 2020-21

Summer 1 Curriculum Overview Parent Information 2020-21

Summer 2 Curriculum Overview Parent Information 2020-21

Christmas performance practice:

Little Donkey ( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AHLVM4MJgmo )

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer ( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hega-GxyW6o )

Dance to ‘Rocking Around the Christmas Tree’ ( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t3HJgCcSUqQ )

LINKS FOR LEARNING

Music link:

https://padlet.com/sue_mccall1/WW1songs

Maths link:

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/early-years/

Science link for easy experiments at home:

Links for Learning

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/Search.aspx?Subject=16&AgeGroup=1

https://www.activelearnprimary.co.uk/login?e=-610&c=0

https://login.mathletics.com/

https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/Phase2Menu.htm

(Click link above to play our favourite phonics game, Buried Treasure. Select phase 2 or 3, then choose a focus sound. Have fun!)

https://www.ictgames.com/

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Archive:

Parent phonics workshop 10/11/20 via Zoom. Slides: Phonics Workshop parents

Medical form for Animal Experience

Black History Month – EYFS pupils have enjoyed celebrating African culture; making African masks, patterns, and learning some African dance! We also made and tasted some delicious Jamaican carrot juice 🙂