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This week in Nursery

Hi Everyone! This week we have been very busy remembering to say please and thank you.  There have been a lot of children on the rainbow and even a few in the pot of gold! We’ve been doing lots of counting this week (and every week).  We have really gotten into the ‘swing’ of active …

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Thank you, Mr Panda by Steve Antony

Hello everyone, This week’s story is another fantastic addition to the series authored by Steve Antony.  A sense of gratitude can benefit children (and adults) in a variety of ways. It has important emotional health benefits. A person who is grateful tends to spend less time comparing themselves with others. It’s important to show appreciation …

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Well and truly settled

Hello all, We can say that the children have settled really well into the routines of the nursery class this week. They have confidently come into the class and participated in the fiddly fingers within their animal groups. One of the activities the children have enjoyed outside has been potion making, we went on a …

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Please, Mr. Panda by Steve Antony

This week’s story is a fantastic one for remembering our manners and reminding us to say please and thank you.  It’s incredibly important to say please and thank you to people, it’s one of the ways we form good relationships.  In Nursery it is one of our main focuses. We practice this at every opportunity.  …

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Spot Goes to School by Eric Hill

Hello Everyone, Welcome to our first story of the year, Spot Goes to School by Eric Hill.  This is a great story about a little puppy who is going to school for the first time.  I wonder why we’re reading this story?! Literacy and Communication and Language –  This story offers up a wealth of opportunities …

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This Week at Nursery

Hi Everyone! Our first blog!  We have settled in very well and are busy learning all our new routines, our new classmates and exploring the toys and learning opportunities , inside and out.  Thank you to all the parents who sent us photos of their child’s favourite snuggly/toy.  They’ve been reassuring for them and a …

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These are a few of our favourite things…

Hello Everyone, Our Last Blog! We want to say a huge thank you to one and all for your support and exceptionally kind words about our blogs.  It is invaluable to know that you have appreciated our blogs and found them so useful.  This week’s blog will incorporate our music into our Literacy.  We asked …

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Our last week in Nursery

Hi Everyone! The Nursery Team can’t quite believe it’s the last week of term. This week we have had lots of fun playing; from bug hunts up in the woods, to playing with our friends in class and even having a go on the fab slide (the grown-ups even had a go!). It’s been a …

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What The Ladybird Heard by Julia Donaldson

Hello Everyone, This week’s story is What the Ladybird Heard by Julia Donaldson.  This is yet another great story by one of our favourite authors and has more fantastic rhyme in it.  It’s a story about a little creature who does good listening and saves the day by foiling the plans of some dastardly cattle rustlers! …

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This week at nursery

Hi Everyone! How close are we to the end of term?!  But the learning and the fun hasn’t stopped! This week we have been looking at ladybirds. For Literacy we have been reading ‘What the Ladybird Heard’ by Julia Donaldson – and we had a go at Chinese Whispers in class with often quite amusing …

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