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Superworm by Julia Donaldson

Hello everyone, Superworm is super strong, Superworm is super long!  This is yet another great story by Julia Donaldson.  It is a story about the adventures of a super kind and caring worm.   This book is a perfect opportunity to discuss what your child feels really confident or ‘super’ doing.  For instance,  in class children …

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What the Ladybird Heard by Julia Donaldson

Hello Everyone, We have been reading  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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Jubilee Celebrations and this week in Nursery . . .

Hello Everyone! What a lovely day we had last Friday. In the morning and in the afternoon, the Year 6 children came along from Ashfield and helped the nursery children to make crowns and they read stories together. A lot of fun was had by all – the nursery children especially enjoyed having lots of …

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This week in Nursery . .

Hello Everyone! What a busy half term you have had. We loved hearing all the things you got up to over half term – it seems lots of dinosaurs were seen! We have been talking about the Platinum Jubilee this week and making bunting to decorate the classroom – perhaps you’ve seen some of it …

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This week in nursery. . . .

Hello Everyone! We’ve been buzzing in Nursery this week bzzzzzzzzzzz! We have been learning all about bees. Mrs Bence came to visit us in a special outfit and talked to us about how she looks after her bees. We have also been able to taste some delicious honey at snack time on bread.  We have …

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Show Me the Honey by Dr. Seuss

Hello everyone, This week’s story is by Dr Seuss, Show Me the Honey.  It is a fantastic and fun way to learn about bees and all the marvellous things they do for us.   Did you know that they ‘talk’ to each other?  Bees perform the ‘waggle dance’ to let each other know where they’ve found …

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The Snail and the Whale by Julia Donaldson

Hello everyone, This week’s story is a Julia Donaldson classic, The Snail and  the Whale.  This is the tale of an adventurous snail who sets out to sea with an accommodating whale.  It’s a great rhyming story with so many opportunities to find a few rhyming words. The Snail and the Whale by Julia Donaldson. …

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This week in nursery…

Hello Everyone! We have made a wonderful discovery this week, Nursery are supreme snail finders!   No stone, tree, bush or leaf was left unsearched in the the woods and garden.  Children noticed  that they were able to find considerably more snails in the morning than in the afternoon.  When asked why this could be, children …

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This Week at Nursery . . .

Hello Everyone! We have been busy this week like the very busy spider in our story! We have made spiders webs – everywhere! We even made some with glitter and glue and chalk outside.  It got us thinking about straight lines, shapes and patterns. With all the rain – we have been finding lots of …

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The Very Busy Spider by Eric Carle

Hello everyone, This week we are reading The Very Busy Spider by Eric Carle.  The spider in the story is too busy making his web when lots of farm-yard animals ask him to come and play and he simply cannot spare the time for fun and games!  Please find attached some fun and games you …

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