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Handa’s Surprise

Handa’s Surprise

Reception class loved our focus book Handa’s Surprise! As part of our learning the children worked in groups to sequence the story, developing their team work and comprehension skills:

The children had the opportunity to taste the seven delicious fruits in the story:

Using this experience the children were then able to write sentences to describe the fruit:


We also explored how to use fruit in art through the artist Giuseppe Arcimboldo, who created portraits by painting fruits to form a head. The children created their own pieces of art in his style:


The children even used the fruit to explore measuring and comparing weight:

Well done Reception!

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