Light and Shadow

Light and Shadow

This week at preschool we have been exploring light and shadow through a range of activities including;+ torches light show+ glow stick dance party+ drawing around our shadows outside+ using a torch and cd to create a rainbow+ stained glass window craft+ enjoying play...
Mr. Bear travels around London

Mr. Bear travels around London

This week we have been exploring London landmarks and learning about them. We made Big Ben clock faces, sandwiches and crowns for an afternoon tea, and our very own maps. We also explored our small world set up with Tower Bridge, Big Ben, the London Eye and Zoo. Our...
Meeting Cosmo, The Gruffalo and other adventures…..

Meeting Cosmo, The Gruffalo and other adventures…..

The children have enjoyed meeting Cosmo the preschool rabbit this week, feeding him, stroking him and helping to clean out his cage. They have been thinking about caring for pets. We have practised our listening skills through a talking telephone game, time talking...
So many shapes and some lovely creations

So many shapes and some lovely creations

At preschool this week we have been exploring shape. We recognised basic shapes together in a group, talked about shape properties, found shapes in our environment and made arrangements with shapes. There was a range of activities that helped us explore this topic...
Fun and games to end the term this week

Fun and games to end the term this week

The children were asked to suggest the things that they most wanted to do for the last full week at preschool and it meant there were a lot of smiley faces and wet clothes. Each morning took on a different theme throughout the week; Monday was games day – table...
School role play, football match and a house for everyone

School role play, football match and a house for everyone

As the children took on the role of teacher in our role play area, there were some very strict teachers at preschool this week, but very generous with the stickers! They took a register, wrote on the wipe board, told stories to their pupils and took it in turns to...