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