Month: June 2015

More exciting visitors to Sunflower

26th June 2015

Thank you to all our exciting visitors this week.  The children have gained knowledge, understanding and appreciation of all the roles of our lovely visitors and an awareness of the society we all live in.             

Ice-cream man visit

22nd June 2015

We had a visit to the school on Friday from Peter the ice-cream man.  The visit allowed the children to demonstrate their understanding of social graces, numeracy, literacy and communication skills, therefore promoting independence and confidence.  One of the principles of the Montessori philosophy is freedom of choice.  This was carried out successfully today as…

Visit from the firefighters

16th June 2015

The firefighters visited us today with their fire engine.  The children tried on firefighting clothing and learnt how to use the hose.  They sat in the engine and learnt about the dangers of fire and how to keep safe.  Thank you for visiting us and teaching us about firefighting.

Getting creative

12th June 2015

We used a range of materials to create our creeping, crawling caterpillar as part of our mini beasts topic.  

Looking for Minibeasts

5th June 2015

We have had great fun this week looking for minibeasts.  We found a snail on our window!