Nursery

Nursery Weekly News 8th February 2019

This week we are sharing the stories of our ‘Favourite Author’ Julia Donaldson. In our adult-led activity we listened to the story ‘Rosie’s Hat’. We thought carefully about the sequence of the story and realised that the beginning and end are similar. In the beginning Rosie lost her hat and in the end one of …

Nursery Weekly News 1st February 2019

We began another busy week with some tricky ‘Busy Finger’ challenges. Some of us used screwdrivers to turn screws into wood. We wore protective goggles to keep us safe, (PD). We also balanced marbles onto golf tees which was tricky but good for making a strong pincer grip. We also played a great game with …

Nursery Weekly news 25th January 2019

This week our favourite author is Jez Alborough. We are looking forward to sharing the stories ‘ Some Dogs Do’, ‘Where’s My Teddy’ and ‘Duck in the Truck’. We began our Monday with a boogie when Zoe arrived and told us that she loved a song by George Ezra. We all had a quick dance …

Nursery Weekly News 18th January 2019

We had a very industrious ‘Busy Fingers’ this morning. We played board games with Mrs Holdstock, made tap-a-shape pictures of the characters from the Large family books by our new favourite author Jill Murphy, and used our emerging phonic knowledge to label our floor drawings, ( PD, PSE, and Literacy). In our adult-led activity Mrs Radgman …

Nursery Weekly News 11th January 2019

Happy New Year and welcome back to Nursery. This week we are beginning work on our new ‘Favourite Author’ topic, by sharing the books of Judith Kerr. In Busy Fingers we cut out characters from the book ‘ The Tiger Who Came to Tea’. We stuck our characters onto card and then cut around them …

Nursery Weekly News 12th December 2018

We were so excited when we arrived at Nursery today as it was the Junior Christmas Party! We all made a crown to wear to the party in ‘Busy Fingers’ and then we did some dancing to warm up for the main event! At the party we danced and played games. After that we suddenly …

Nursery Weekly News 7th December 2018

Today we began another busy week of Christmas activities. In Busy Fingers we played a memory board game with Mrs Holdstock. We took turns beautifully, (PSE). We then went to the hall to watch the Junior Show. We sat so nicely and really enjoyed the show with all the singing and dancing. We then walked …

Nursery News 30th November 2018

This week we are continuing with our ‘Christmas’ topic work. We began the day with lots of Busy Finger activities. We decorated our salt dough shapes with paint, glue and glitter, which will look beautiful on our trees at home, (EAD and PD). We also shared some favourite Christmas stories with Mrs Holdstock as we …

Nursery Weekly News 16th November 2018

This week our topic focus is ‘Autumn’. In Busy Fingers we began our day by painting different types of leaves with bright colours. We then pressed the painted leaves onto paper and found that they left some amazing prints, (EAD and UW). Today we had the second of our Jolly Phonics lessons. We learnt our …

Nursery Weekly News 9th November 2018

Pop, Bang, Whizz! This week our topic is ‘Fireworks’. We started a very messy morning exploring shaving foam. We felt and described the texture and made patterns and marks in it. Some of us even managed to write our names, (EAD, PD and Literacy). We coloured in firework pictures and tried to write our names …