Nursery

10Dec2018

Today, both morning and afternoon Nursery were visited by Chrissy Milburn from Gateshead Library.  She came in to talk to the children about the Bookstart packs that she had brought in for them to take home.  The children listened to a story from the Bookstart pack and Chrissy also read a very spe

20Nov2018

At Nursery, the children enjoy singing rhymes and songs every single day!  To celebrate ‘National Nursery Rhyme Week’ the children have been  doing lots of activities linked to their favourite rhymes.  We started the week by writing a list of our favourite rhymes and then discussed activities tha

12Jul2018

Today we had our Nursery and Reception Sports Day! The boys and girls took part in lots of fun activities including an egg and spoon race, sack race and a sprint! There were lots of different winners and runners up and almost everyone ended up with a sticker. A massive well done to those boys and gi

6Jun2018

This week the children have been reading stories about minibeasts.  They went on a minibeast hunt, painted minibeast gardens and made symetrical butterflies.  We have also started to build our very own bug hotel that we hope will be full of crawly customers soon!

17May2018

After reading ‘The Scarecrow”s Wedding’,  the boys and girls talked about the important job that a scarecrow does.  The children enjoyed helping to make our very own Nursery scarecrow, who we have named Rosie, to guard our vegetable patch.  Rosie is doing a great job chasing away the birds.

17May2018

After reading Cinderella this week, the children looked at different types and sizes of shoes.  The children talked about who the shoes might belong to and they ordered them by size smallest to biggest.

17May2018

The boys and girls at Nursery, have been talking about weddings this week.  We have read ‘Cinderella’, ‘Willie goes to the Wedding’ and ‘Katie Morag and the wedding’. The children have taken part in lots of wedding related activities including: making wedding cakes, making crowns with repeating pat

4May2018

This week, Nursery have been busy  learning about shapes and patterns.  We have been making arrangements and models with shapes and learning the names of 2D and 3D shapes.  The children have also been making repeating patterns with counters, beads and printing shapes.