Words we are hearing and using in Nursery
animal names - Panther Chameleon, Rainbow Fish, Ring-Tailed Lemur, Long-eared Owl, Boa Constrictor
lamba (woven scarf)
material names - plastic, fabric, paper, cardboard
underneath / below / around
seed and plant names
minibeast names and habitat
city - what's in our city? - street, shops, traffic
What's happening here?
What happened next?
Do you .....?
how big / long / tall is the ....?
Dinosaur names and features
Time words: a long time ago, now, then, timeline, old, young, extinct, born, die out
Alliteration - words that have the same sound at the start (eg pink pug pancake)
hello / good morning - English, Arabic, Spanish, Portuguese, Amharic
my name is .... what's yours?
packed lunch / school dinner
We are friends
We help tidy up (put things back in their places)
please / thank you / excuse me / sorry
Sit on our bottom, fold our legs neatly
Listening - we turn off the story in our own head and pay attention to the person speaking
Take turns - you first then me
Share - play together using the same things
Flush the toilet and Wash hands
inside / outside
room / corridor
Where do you want to learn?
What are you creating?
Do you need ...?
Are you feeling .....?
(sad, tired, happy, excited, anxious, adventurous)
Things we use and do
sand, water, playdough, read stories, play music, home corner, construction, maths area, mark making, role play, painting, making table, bikes, dressing up, wooden construction, stage, deck, sand pit, weaving.
IMAGINE AND CREATE