We had a wonderful time celebrating Diwali with all our friends. The children researched the celebration using our interactive white board. We explored the celebration through sensory and creative activities, we also had a very special visitor come in to share some traditions and stories with us.

EYFS links-

Understanding the world- People and communities- Learns that they have similarities and differences that connect them to, and distinguish them from others.

Understanding the world- People and communities- Shows interest in the lives of people who are familiar to them.

Communication and language- Speaking- Uses language as a powerful means of widening contacts, sharing feelings, experiences and thoughts.

Characteristics of effective learning-

Active learning- Being involved and concentrating- Maintaining focus on their activity for a period of time.

Active learning- Being involved and concentrating- Showing high levels of energy, fascination.

British values-

Mutual respect and tolerance- Help children to appreciate and respect their own culture and the culture of others.