Where Does Fruit Grow?

Nursery pupils learn about different kinds of Fruit and how they are grown through a variety of different activities.

Nursery have been learning about different fruits and healthy eating.

The story we listened to this week was:

‘Handas Surprise’ .

We also looked at non fiction books about Fruit to find out more information.

Handa's Surprise by Eileen Browne
Paintings of people carrying around Fruit.

The children used their senses of taste and smell to explore the real fruits that Handa took to her friend Akeyo. They spoke about their likes and dislikes.

Nursery pupils learn about different kinds of Fruit and how they are grown through a variety of different activities.
Nursery pupils learn about different kinds of Fruit and how they are grown through a variety of different activities.

We made collages of different materials to represent the animals from the story.

Nursery pupils learn about different kinds of Fruit and how they are grown through a variety of different activities.
Nursery pupils learn about different kinds of Fruit and how they are grown through a variety of different activities.
Nursery pupils learn about different kinds of Fruit and how they are grown through a variety of different activities.
Nursery pupils learn about different kinds of Fruit and how they are grown through a variety of different activities.

We challenged ourselves to try and carry the basket of fruit on our heads, just like ‘Handa’ did.

Nursery pupils learn about different kinds of Fruit and how they are grown through a variety of different activities.
Nursery pupils learn about different kinds of Fruit and how they are grown through a variety of different activities.

At group time, we learnt how to make our own orange juice. The children used their physical skills to cut and twist the orange on top of the hand juicer.

Nursery pupils learn about different kinds of Fruit and how they are grown through a variety of different activities.
Nursery pupils learn about different kinds of Fruit and how they are grown through a variety of different activities.

They then tasted and drank the orange juice.

Recalling:

‘It’s sweet’, ‘Tastes of orange’,

‘It’s yummy’.

We carried out a variety of physical activities outdoors and observed the effects of exercise on our body.

Nursery pupils learn about different kinds of Fruit and how they are grown through a variety of different activities.
Nursery pupils learn about different kinds of Fruit and how they are grown through a variety of different activities.
Nursery pupils learn about different kinds of Fruit and how they are grown through a variety of different activities.

We aimed beanbags at different targets and enjoyed scoring points.