Nursery

Nursery Weekly News 14th June 2019

We have a very exciting week this week. Two new friends started with us in Nursery. Welcome Skyler and  Jemima. We also have our trip to the theatre to see ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ and a visit from our Daddies and Grandads to celebrate Father’s Day. We are also thinking about our new food topic …

Nursery News 7th June 2019

Welcome back after half-term and a special welcome to our new friend Gracie. This week we are starting our exciting new food topic with a week learning about ‘Fruit and Vegetables’. In Busy Fingers we used cut vegetables to dip in paint and make patterns, (EAD and PD). We used onions, carrots, courgette, sweet potato …

Nursery Weekly News 24th May 2019

Today we began our exciting new topic, ‘Babies’. In ChIL we tried really hard to dress babies in baby grows. It was hard to manipulate their arms and legs into the sleeves and legs, even though these babies didn’t wriggle. We then used our strong fingers to pop the poppers together, (PD and PSE). We …

Nursery Weekly News 17th May 2019

We started our new topic ‘Baby Animals’ with a very industrious ‘Busy Fingers’. We played a game of pairs with Mrs Holdstock matching adult and baby animals, (PSE and UW). We made zoos with Duplo, (EAD) and some of us used rollers to paint over animal stencils, (PD and EAD). Some of us used our …

Nursery Weekly News 10th May 2019

We began our week on Tuesday thinking about our new topic, ‘The Life Cycle of a Butterfly’ and ‘The Life Cycle of a Frog’. In ‘Busy Fingers’ we coloured in pictures of butterflies and caterpillars. We also tried to follow repeating patterns colouring in the circles on caterpillar’s bodies, (Maths and PD). We have also …

Nursery Weekly News 3rd May 2019

Today we began work on your new topic ‘The Life Cycle of a Seed’. In ‘Busy Fingers’ we played  a game with Mrs Holdstock called ‘ The Flower Pot Game’. We played beautifully together and also made the cards into the tallest flower, which we then counted. It was 28 cards tall, (Maths and PSE). …

Nursery Weekly News 26th April 2019

Welcome back to Nursery. This week we are having an exciting time with lots of lovely Easter activities. On Wednesday morning we welcomed our new friends Gracie and Charlotte to Nursery. It was lovely to have nine Nursery children. We had a great ‘Busy Fingers’ painting, making Easter eggs out of playdough, playing with the …

Nursery Weekly News 28th March 2019

Today we began our final week of our ‘People Who Help Us’ topic by learning about builders and refuse collectors. In ‘Busy Fingers’ we played a game called ‘What’s Rubbish’. We had to move counters around the board and each time we landed on a piece of rubbish we had to decide if we could …

Nursery Weekly News 22nd March 2019

Today was rather a sad start to our week as three of our Nursery friends were poorly and also Mrs Weir. We hope they are back with us soon. In our ‘Busy Fingers’ the remaining children worked hard using real screwdrivers to screw screws into wood, (PD). We also play a great game with Mrs …

Nursery Weekly News 15th March 2019

  Monday had arrived and we began to think about some new ‘People Who Help Us’. This week we are thinking about Doctors and Nurses. In our adult led activity we took turns to talk and listen to one another speak about visits to the doctors. Most of the class remembered visiting the doctors to …