Nursery

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.

20Apr2018

The children in Nursery, have been working hard to prepare our vegetable patch ready for planting.  They have helped to turn over the soil and add compost.  They have planted seed potatoes and onions in the ground already.  We are hoping to see signs of growth very soon.

27Mar2018

The children in Nursery enjoyed listening to the story ‘Sleepy Sam the Shepherd’.  We talked about the job that a shepherd does.  The children enjoyed counting sheep at the maths table. Some children were able to solve simple addition and subtraction problems with their sheep.  In the outdoor are