We have two focus books for Term 3. Our first book is called 'Which food will you choose' by Claire Potter and Ailie Busby and 'Why should I brush my teeth?' by Usborne Books.
Listed below are some of the weekly activities and craft the children will be doing in the pre-school based around these books. To continue your child's learning journey at home we have also listed some suggested activities and discussions for you to do with them as a family.
Week 1 - Tuesday 4th January 2022
Activities/craft - Drawing pictures of your favourite food
Items to bring in from home - Any magazines you have containing pictures of food, both healthy and unhealthy, for the children to cut out. Also please ask your child to bring in a from home that is red that they can show us at group time.
Week 2 - Monday 10th January 2022
Activities/craft - Sorting foods into healthy and unhealthy groups
Items to bring in from home - A food that is yellow
Week 3 - Monday 17th January 2022
Activities/craft - The taste challenge
Items to bring in from home - A food that is green
Week 4 - Monday 31st January 2022
Activities/craft - Children to follow a recipe to make whole wheat pizza bagels. What toppings would they like to add?
Items to bring in from home - A food that is orange. Extra toppings for our pizzas for example olives, pineapple, pepperoni, ham, mushrooms, sun dried tomatoes.
Week 5 - Monday 31st January 2022 - This week we will be celebrating Chinese new year (the year of the Tiger).
Activities/craft - We will be discussing where foods come from. We will help the children research using books and the internet, to then add our chosen foods to a large map of the World.
Items to bring in from home - A food that is purple
Week 6 - Monday 7th February 2022
Activities/craft - Oral health focus. We will be playing lots of games such as the smile game, clean those teeth and toothbrush painting
Items to bring in from home - A photograph of just your child's mouth and teeth for a guess who smile game.
If you haven't already, do please book to take your child for a visit to the dentist.
Our last day of term 3 is Friday 11th February 2022
Church Street, Teston, ME185AH
Teston and Wateringbury Preschool