Category: nursery

Remembering Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

We were all saddened to hear the news of the passing of our Queen.  In school we talked about Her Majesty and we watched the Paddington Bear clip from the Platinum Jubilee celebrations earlier this year.  We made marmalade sandwiches in the Queen’s honour.  

Welcome to Nursery September 2022

We are delighted to be back at school and we have welcomed back familiar faces and met our new classmates.  The children have settled back into school life very quickly and everyone has been making friends and exploring all the exciting activities inside and outside.

Celebrating the Platinum Jubilee in Nursery :)

The children really enjoyed learning about Queen Elizabeth II (and her corgis!).  We made bunting to decorate the school and we also made crowns for ourselves.  We experimented with Jubilee Rice (red, white and blue).  The children came in to school wearing red, white or blue clothes for our Jubilee Garden Party and we made …

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Welcome to the Summer Term!

We have an exciting term ahead! Our Topic is Traditional Tales and we have started reading new and familiar stories.  We have made porridge for the 3 Bears and jam sandwiches for Jack at the top of the Beanstalk.  The weather has been mainly warm and settled so we have spent a lot of time …

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Easter and Growing!

This half term has been so busy and lots of fun!  In the middle of March we received eggs in an incubator and the children were able to witness the eggs hatch and subsequently the chicks develop and grow.  We planted and grew our own grass and sunflowers as well.  This half term is always …

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World Book Day 2022

This year our theme for World Book Day was Books at Bedtime.  We dressed up in our pyjamas to come to school and we read stories all day! The children love books and can retell stories through their play and their drawings.  After school the children came back with their parents to have hot chocolate …

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What a busy half term!

We have had a busy time in Nursery since we came back from our Christmas break.  Our Topic this half term has been People Who Help Us.  We have learnt about the Police force, Fire service, Doctors, Dentists, Vets and Paramedics.  It is a shame that we couldn’t have our usual visits from these emergency …

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Christmas in Nursery!

The whole month of December has been so much fun in Nursery.  At the beginning of the month the children decorated our class tree and it looked beautiful! The children had a good time with Christmas activities and crafts and made Christmas cards and decorations to take home.  We performed our Christmas play with Reception, …

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Celebrations Topic in Nursery

Making Diwa lamps

This half term our topic is Celebrations.  So far we have learnt about Diwali, Bonfire Night and Remembrance Day .  As the term progresses we will think about our own special celebrations – our birthdays! We look forward to learning about and celebrating Hanukkah and Christmas.  The children also donated toys for a toy fair …

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October in Nursery

We have had such a busy first half term in Nursery.  The children have had a lot of time to explore inside and outside and have been making new friends.  We finished the half term by focusing on Halloween.  One of our favourite stories is Room on the Broom by Julia Donaldson.  We enjoyed decorating …

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