Nursery – Morning

Winter Wonderland

We have loved planning,making and playing in our new role play area. We have been ice princes,arctic animals, Snow Queens, melting snowmen who need to get back to the North Pole and many more fabulous characters. We have also made Polar Express train journeys and...

Phonics fun

This week Class 1 have been trying to use the grapheme sh in our writing and reading. We found hidden words with the sound sh, we made lists of real words and nonsense words for our word wall and we loved writing in the 'snow'!

All in a Knot

Class 1 have been learning to tie knots so that we can start to tie our own shoe laces. We have practised threading and weaving and used knots in different places around our class, can you spot our knotted bug trap? We have started to use this new skill to make our...

Diwali

We have been looking at different celebrations and this week we learnt  all about Diwali. We had great fun making rangoli patterns in different ways. We loved smelling all the spices that are used in Indian cooking, it made our classroom smell amazing! We designed...

Room on the Broom.

      Class 1 loved the story 'Room on the Broom' and all the spooky activities we did this week. We used punching and threading skills to help the witches make webs for their spiders. We cut up pumpkins to see all the seeds and we used brilliant words...

Autumn Investigators

We love Autumn time in Class 1. We brought in lots of Autumn objects from outside and had a great time investigating what we had collected. We looked at veins in leaves using torches, matched leaves to trees, found secret cups to hold acorns, looked for buds on twigs...

Messy Mixing

We have been observing autumn leaves and looking closely at all the different colours that we could find. We experimented with mixing paints to match the leaves and we used the new colours that we had created to make our own autumn pictures. [gallery...

Outdoor exploration

We have loved investigating our outdoor areas this term. Nursery have explored a wide range of different activities such as experimenting with different musical instruments, developing our gross motor skills with the bikes, cars and climbing frames as well as playing...

What the Ladybird Heard

This week we have been looking at the story 'What the Ladybird Heard' from our featured author Julia Donaldson. We read the story and joined in with all of the different animal noises. Nursery was transformed into a police station and a farm. The children really...

Marvellous Maths

In Class 1 we have been doing some wonderful counting.We have counted bricks when we are building towers and houses, we have sorted and counted different objects in the funky fingers area and even helped our teachers to count the children in the lines or around...