Nursery

Nursery Weekly News 18th May 2018

Our Monday morning we welcomed Alexa back to Nursery. It was great to see her. We then worked hard on our ‘Busy Finger’ activities. Some of us tried to use our phonic knowledge to write the names of the animals who chased ‘The Big Pancake’, (Literacy and PD). We also used water colours to paint …

Nursery website news 11th May 2018

This week’s traditional tale is ‘The Enormous Turnip.’ Mrs Radgman read the story to us and we each took a role and acted out the story. Olive was the farmer and Olivia was the turnip. Gradually, each girl took on a role and joined in the story, trying to pull the enormous turnip out of …

Nursery Weekly News 4th May 2018

This week’s traditional tale is ‘The Elves and the Shoemaker’. Mrs Radgman read us the story and we made some really clever predictions throughout the story, (Literacy). In our adult-led activity we drew around our friend’s feet. We then carefully cut the footprint out. On Wednesday we are going to order the footprints by size …

Nursery Weekly News 27th April 2018

We began the first full week of the summer term with a really industrious ‘Busy Fingers’. We tried to open the tennis ball ‘Money Monsters’ using our strong hands, and then fed them with coins, (PD). It was really tricky, but it will make our fingers strong for writing. Some of us played ‘Phonic Fishing’ …

Nursery Weekly News 20th April 2018

Thank you so much for all your monetary and cake donations. We enjoyed an assembly where Alex (Mrs Radgman’s big boy) and Lucy (Mrs Thayers’ big girl) told us that they would be running the London Marathon this weekend. Alex then joined us to race around the field. We were very speedy!!! A fantastic start …

Nursery Weekly News 23rd March 2018

We are still reeling from the amazing news that last week we were awarded the trophy for ‘The Smartest Form’. Well done girls! On Monday we began our ‘Dinosaur’ topic with great enthusiasm. Some of us used sand sieves and brushes just like archaeologists to uncover dinosaur fossils in the sandpit, (PD and UW). We …

Nursery weekly news 9th March 2018

Hooray! Spring appeared to have arrived today just in time for our new topic work on ‘Birds’. We started our day by trying to poke feathers into small holes drilled into wooden tree stumps, (PD). We also carefully tried to colour in pictures of Ducks, Blue Tits, Robins, Blackbirds and many more. We tried really …

Nursery Weekly News 2nd March

We arrived at Nursery on Monday morning all dressed up as our favourite book characters. Alexa was Angelina Ballerina, Annie was Lily rabbit, Annabel was the princess from ‘The Princess and the Pea’, Brooke was Cinderella, Livvy was the Highway Rat, Lottie was Little Red Riding Hood, Olivia was Owlette from PJ Masks, Olive was …

Nursery Weekly News 23rd February

  Welcome back to the second half of the Spring Term, when we will be learning all about ‘Animals’. We began the morning by welcoming our new friend Brooke. We showed Brooke around the Nursery and helped her to understand our Nursery routines, (PSE). We began our weekly topic work on ‘Pets’ by showing our …

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 …