Nursery

Nursery weekly Nursery News 9th February.

In our ‘Transport’ topic work we are exploring ‘Cars and Trucks’. We began our morning using scissors to cut out pictures from the story ‘Duck in a Truck’. We made collages with the pictures and added our names or captions, (PD and Literacy). We played ‘Misfits’ with Mrs Holdstock, making funny pictures of people and …

Nursery Weekly News 2nd February

The focus of our ‘Transport’ topic this week is ‘Walking, Biking and Scooting’. We started our Monday with lots of ‘Busy Finger’ activities. We played a transport game with Mrs Holdstock, taking turns nicely, (PSE and Maths). We made some amazing models with the straws including a helicopter, (EAD). Then it was time to walk …

Nursery Weekly News 26th January 2018

This week we are learning about ‘Buses and Trains’. We are very excited for our trip on Tuesday to Stockwood Park, when we will travel in a minibus. On Monday in ‘Busy Fingers’ we completed lots of transport puzzles with Mrs Holdstock, including a big red bus, (Maths and PD). We also used our strong …

Nursery Weekly News 19th January 2018

This week we are thinking about transport using ‘Aeroplanes and Boats’. In ‘Busy Fingers’ we used stencils to make pictures of aeroplanes, trains and boats, (PD). We also made Lego models and played with the train set, (EAD and UW). In our adult led activity we read the story ‘Where the Wild Things Are’. The …

Nursery Weekly News 12th January 2018

  Welcome to our first full week of Nursery News in the spring term. On Monday we started our ‘Transport’ topic work with our first theme, ‘Rockets and Spaceships’. In ‘Busy Fingers’ we had three helpers to assist us with our activities. Mrs Holdstock, her daughter Eve and Mrs Weir’s daughter Isla. Isla helped us …

Nursery Weekly News 14th December

It was a snowy Tuesday morning at St Hilda’s School. Well done to everyone for getting in safely. We started our morning by painting our toes green and making prints with them! One last secret for our families! We managed to learn our new sounds ‘c’ and ‘k’ and recapped all our sounds so far, …

Nursery Weekly News 8th December

It was a very exciting start to our Monday as we went to watch Form 1 and Form II in their Christmas production, ‘The Twelve Days of Christmas’. We saw Lottie’s big sister Libby and all the big girls having lots of fun singing and dancing. We will look forward to next year’s summer show …

Nursery Weekly News 1st December

  Welcome to another exciting Christmas week in Nursery. In ‘Busy Fingers’ we sewed Christmas baubles with Mrs Holdstock, made Tap-a-Shape Christmas pictures and glittered and coloured Christmas trees, (PD and EAD). In our adult-led activity we each made a letter for Father Christmas. We told Mrs Radgman and Mrs Matthews what we would like …

Nursery Weekly News 24th November

Christmas has arrived in Nursery!! We began our Monday morning by decorating our Christmas tree with baubles, stars and wooden decorations. It was a good activity for making our fingers strong and looked fantastic! We then cut up old Christmas cards to make new cards for our families, (PD and PSE). We used our emergent …

Nursery Weekly News 17th November

We had a very busy start to the week with an early phonics lesson. Today we reminded ourselves of the two sounds we have learnt so far ‘s’ and ‘a’. We then added our new sound, ‘t’. Inky Mouse then joined our session and showed us how to use sound talk to sound and blend …