Some of the prep children explored the story “Is your mother a goanna?” By Pamela Allen. After reading the story, they explored retelling it through acting.
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March 26, 2014 by khornby
March 24, 2014 by khornby
Today the prep student’s were exploring what settings are in stories. They discovered that settings could be a jungle, a beach, a sunset, tree house, under the sea, houses or volcanoes. After our discussion, they collaborated in small groups to create a background (the setting) for a story. They created their backgrounds using paper collage.
March 14, 2014 by khornby
The Prep children played a game called “Sleeping, Sleeping”. We sang a little tune that went “sleeping, sleeping, so fast asleep, so fast asleep is the…” and an object, animal or person was said. They needed to use their bodies and imagination to step into the role. There was wonderful creativity being displayed and problem solving (how can you step into the role of a tree?!?).
March 6, 2014 by khornby
The Prep’s have been exploring movement to the Australian version of “If you’re happy and you know it”. Can you tell what animals these are?