This week, the children in Nursery have been learning about Chinese New Year. They found out how the new year is celebrated and listened to the story of the animals in the Chinese zodiac, ‘The Great Race’. The boys and girls enjoyed craft activities, tasted Chinese foods and made their own drago
Today we have been taking part in ‘safer Internet Day’. The boys and girls in Nursery have been learning what the internet is and some of the things that they might use it for. We talked about the different devices we might use to access the Internet such as: tablets, smart phones, tv, games c
Over the past couple of weeks, we have been following the children’s interest in doctors and babies. A few of the children have recently become big brothers and sisters and lots of children recieved doctors sets and new baby dolls for Christmas. The children helped to set up their own doctors
This week, the boys and girls have been looking very carefully for numbers when they have been out and about. They have been spotting numbers at home, in the outdoor area and around school. They have also been having a go at representing numbers by drawing pictures and tallies and trying to form
The children have been using different media to create self portraits this week. They looked at a variety of portraits by different artists and talked about the ones that they liked. They then had a go at making their own portrait using paints, loose materials and pens. The children then made
All the staff at Harlow Green would like to wish families a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, We know that the children will have a great time over the next two weeks with Santa bringing them a range of presents but we also know that they will enjoy having the quality time with their loved ones.
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
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