We worked together in small groups to follow the Rangoli pattern with gems.
Look how colourful we made it!
This time we worked on our own.
They were tricky to follow but looked beautiful when we had finished!
We used shapes to create our own Rangoli patterns.
We created our own Mehndi designs.
Sorting and counting.
We are beginning to make our own diva lamps out of clay.
It was tricky to get the right shape.
We worked hard and kept trying!
We got there!
We enjoyed working together to make temples out of block play.
We were pleased with the final design!
We are proud of our creation!
We had to be careful to place the pieces gently to stop it falling down.
A different temple design.
Due to a changeover of our ICT equipment this week we haven't been able to take as many pictures of all the fantastic activities we did this week, but here are a few we did manage. What a sparkling week it has been!
Making our own Rangoli patterns using 2D shapes...
...then having a go at making images using shapes too!
Decorating Rangoli patterns using our fine motor skills and gems!
It was tricky to place them on the lines. We even did repeating patterns.
We created diva lamps and rangoli patterns in playdough
We loved talking about how we were going to use the jewels to make patterns
Exploring new books in our book corner.
We made a temple as a team - isn't it amazing?!
We decorated our diva lamps following our designs.
Making rockets using 2D shapes as templates. Great for scissor practise!
Creating a fireworks scene in our creation station.
Making fireworks patterns...as we made patterns the colours appeared!
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
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