What a Very Busy and Exciting Half Term!

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The Nursery children have settled brilliantly and have enjoyed lots of lovely learning experiences. Some of these have been based around the story ‘We’re Going on a Bear Hunt.’ Here are some of the fantastic photographs.  

Foundation Stage Sports Day

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Yesterday we enjoyed taking part in sports day. Although it was very hot and sunny, with regular stops for water and a rest in the shade, we were able to complete all of the activities. We were put into teams named after some of the countries currently taking part in the World Cup football tournament… More

Planting in Nursery

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Now that the warmer weather has arrived we have been busy planting in our Nursery garden. This week the children have planted flowers, strawberries, potatoes and courgettes. We have also planted cress to take home and look after as part of our homework tasks. We will hopefully get to eat some egg and cress sandwiches!

World Book Day

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We finally got to celebrate World Book Day on Friday 9th March. Everyone came dressed as their favourite book character and we had lots of fun! Thank you to all of our parents and carers who were so inventive with costumes. Who can you spot?

Squiggle While You Wiggle

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On Fridays we have started our ‘Squiggle While You Wiggle’ sessions. They help our  muscles and gross motor skills develop so that we will become great writers. So far we have moved ‘down and up’ and this Friday we will be mark making side to side.’

What a Busy Term

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  Our first term in Nursery is nearly over and we can’t believe how quickly it has gone. We have been very busy and learned so much.  

Sports Day

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The children had great fun trying out all of the different activities and tried their very best throughout. Well done to everyone.  

Phonics in Nursery

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This week we have been working with the children and assessing their early phonics skills in preparation for their move to Reception. We have been using an activity from ‘Letters and Sounds’ where ‘Metal Mike’ the robot talks in sounds for the children to blend together, identify the word and find the matching picture. Some… More