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Lifecycles

Lifecycles

Our caterpillars arrived and have not disappointed -quickly growing as we have watched throughout the week. In our morning sessions the children have been keeping a 'butterfly diary', recording what they have seen with writing and drawings. Completing activity sheets...

Under the sea

Under the sea

A beautiful first week back at preschool to explore 'under the sea' with lots of water play, swimming, learning about protecting our environment and of course hearing about all of the adventures in your Stick Man booklets. All of the children got to role play in our...

Stick Man’s Adventures and a trip to the toy hospital

Stick Man’s Adventures and a trip to the toy hospital

This week we have received postcards from Stick Man a he visited Australia, France, Iceland and South Africa. Our morning children found out a lot of new things about these countries and the animals that live there. Activities included: exploring ice and the...

#No.1 for Listening Skills

#No.1 for Listening Skills

We have been practising our listening skills to get us ready for school in our morning sessions and some children have been voted #No.1 for Listening Skills - then been able to take a trophy home. We have played Bingo, drawn pictures by listening to verbal...

Blasting into space….

Blasting into space….

The children have all been busy travelling through space this week as they explored our space station at preschool. They played alongside each other taking on a role in their play. There were some very keen astronauts and very cheeky aliens popping up around the room!...

Mr. Bear’s Birthday celebrations

Mr. Bear’s Birthday celebrations

This week we have been busy planning birthday celebrations for Mr. Bear. There have been banners, cakes, presents, games and singing. The children have practised their letter formation throughout the week and been looking at the days of the week, months and weather...

Science week and more….

Science week and more….

Our morning children have been thinking about Science this week at preschool, making predictions, testing out ideas and learning new language. They got to be little scientists themselves and explore what happens when different materials are mixed together, they talked...

Our amazing bodies

Our amazing bodies

What a lovely week of sunshine to start the new term. We have been making the most of our time outside this week and exploring the new equipment, spinning and bouncing on the seesaw, crawling through the tunnel, shooting some hoops and hiding in the circus tent. As we...

Easter Activities

Easter Activities

The children finished the term with lots of Easter activities including; matching egg patterns, making Easter cards, singing songs, taking part in a bonnet parade and of course an Easter egg hunt! Thank you to everyone that created an amazing Easter Bonnet and don't...

The egg…..

The egg…..

........it's a mystery! This week we found a giant egg at preschool and have been trying to solve the mystery, we asked ourselves a lot of questions (who?/what?/when?/where?/how?), and made predictions based on the things we knew and the things that happened through...