• identifying the characteristics of weather, such as sun, clouds, rain, wet, cold, hot
  • identifying the characteristics of night and day, such as sun and moon,
  • answering with a ‘yes’ or ‘no’ response to questions related to the weather, such as ‘Are you wet?’, ‘Are you hot?’
  • demonstrating an awareness of the time of day by preparing for activities associated with different times of the day, such as lunch time, unpacking bags on arrival and at home time, bedtime
  • responding to changes in weather, for example, moving out of the rain, moving towards a heater