Nursery

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 …

Nursery Weekly News 8th March 2019

We began our topic work on ‘People Who Help Us’ with lots of train and bus activities as we are think about how bus and train drivers help us. We played a train colour matching game with Mrs Holdstock, played with the train track, made Mobilo trains and used boxes to make trains and carriages, …

Nursery Weekly News 1st March 2019

We began the week by introducing our new topic ‘People Who Help Us’. We all gave lots of ideas about different people who help us, including the Police, the Fire Brigade, Doctors, Dentists, Dustman, Builders and many more. We talked about all the things that they do to help people, (CL and UW). In our …

Nursery Weekly News 15th February 2019

We can’t quite believe that this is the final week of the half-term. We have really enjoyed our ‘Favourite Authors’ topic work and we know that we will really enjoy sharing Nick Butterworth’s books this week. We began our morning with some very exciting exploration activities. We explored a big tray full of ice and …

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 …