This term we will be answering our 'Big think' question '...
'How can we help Cinderella have a ball?'
This topic explores a classic fairy tale, by bringing the story to life through role play, story telling and writing we will make progress towards the early year foundation stage 40-60m objectives. We aim to make the story as interactive as possible, testing children's problem solving abilities as well as children's knowledge of the story.
Each week will be look at a smaller question to unpick the elements of the fairy tale of Cinderella. We will also be looking at, and reading different retellings to compare.
Week 1 - Who is Cinderella and why is she upset?
Week 2 - How could we make Prince Charming's castle modern?
Week 3 - Why is a glass slipper not a sensible dancing shoe?
Week 4 - Who is Prince Cinders?
Week 5 - How can we make sure everyone has a good time at the ball?