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Incy Wincy Spider….

Incy Wincy Spider….

We have used the nursery rhyme 'Incy Wincy Spider' this week, to learn about numbers, counting, cutting and familiarise ourselves with rhyme. The children made spiders with a range of materials (including play dough/paper plates/chalks) and counted the legs, matched...

We’re back!

We’re back!

It has been an amazing first week back at preschool and we have welcomed a lot of new faces as well as some that we haven't seen for far too long! The children have all been great at settling into the new routines of hand sanitising, temperature checking and learning...

Superhero week at preschool

Superhero week at preschool

We have been thinking about Superheroes this week, enjoyed dressing up to come to school and moving around the preschool in a range of ways using our superhero movements. We stepped over, climbed, slithered and crawled through our giant web, then practised on our...

Cycling in the rain & fishing games

Cycling in the rain & fishing games

The mixed weather hasn't put the children off playing outside this week as we used our preschool roadway - some of us getting rather soggy! The children cycled/scooted around the preschool chalk road, stopping at the lights and waiting at the crossing when instructed,...

Cycling in the rain & fishing games

Room on the Broom & Rhyming

This week we have been making the most of the warm weather and cooling down outside with water play. The children have used water to move objects, pour through funnels/tubes, and explored capacity. They have even enjoyed cooling down under our make shift shower! We...

Shapes to start the week…..

Shapes to start the week…..

We began the week looking at shapes, identifying them and using them to make arrangements. We did this with large shapes on the floor as a group and with smaller shapes on paper to take home. At the end of the week we read/watched and talked about the story of 'The...

The Hungry Caterpillar exploring numbers

The Hungry Caterpillar exploring numbers

Our second week back has been a lovely mixture of maths learning and exploring outside. We have made lots of mess in the outdoor kitchen with flour and water as we imagined ourselves chefs and made everything from porridge to gourmet cookies. We have recognised...

Welcome back to preschool!

Welcome back to preschool!

We are back! The children have all been amazing this week and taken all the changes in their stride as we got down to some serious fun and learning. It was great to welcome their smiling faces, see how much they have all grown and hear about the things that they have...

Let us know about your child’s ‘WOW’ moments!

Let us know about your child’s ‘WOW’ moments!

We know that our children are all growing quickly, making progress and achieving new things at home as their learning does not stop! Has your child accomplished something new, learnt new skills, tried something for the first time - had a 'wow' moment? We would love to...

Easter comes early this year….

Easter comes early this year….

It has been a very strange week for everyone. Thank you to all of our families for their patience and support as we followed government advice and made plans for the forthcoming weeks. As we finished a week earlier than planned, we brought some Easter activities...