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Opposites 2

This month in Nursery, we have been continuing with our topic ‘Opposites’. When learning about the opposite hot and cold, we created collage pictures using a variety of different materials in either hot or cold colours. As part of our floating and sinking theme, we investigated different objects from the classroom to see if they …

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This month, we have started on our new topic ‘Opposites’. We have started with up and down. We made space pictures using chalk and talked about the different things you will find in space. We worked hard to make our rockets using the letters in our name. We have turned our role play area into …

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December in Nursery

This month it has been very Christmassy in nursery. We performed our nativity to our grownups, we have made Christmas cards and calendars, wrapping paper and a Christmas lantern. We didn’t forget about Father Christmas’ reindeer and made some food to sprinkle outside on Christmas eve.

November in Nursery

This month in nursery we have been learning about different festivals and celebrations. We started the month learning about Remembrance Day. We made poppies in the style of a stained-glass window; we used our funky fingers to practice our cutting skills. Next, we have been learning about Diwali the festival of light. We made our …

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We have enjoyed settling into nursery together this month and getting to know our new friends. We have now started our new topic ‘All About Me’. We have been learning about our bodies and keeping our teeth healthy. We have been working together to create some fantastic large scale pieces of art on what we …

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June and July in Nursery

With the weather getting warmer, we have enjoyed playing outside in the front garden together. We had our Speaking and Listening Event this month; the children were tour guides for their adults showing them all the exciting things they get to do at nursery both inside and outside.  

April 2023 – Spring

We have been learning all about spring. We went on a spring hunt around the school grounds and used our mixing skills to create pictures of daffodils.   At the end of the month, we went on our school trip to Standalone Farm. We saw lots of different animals, enjoyed playing in the park and …

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March In Nursery – ‘Down on the Farm’

This month, we have been learning about ‘Down on the Farm’. We have been busy painting pictures of farm animals – our new display in our cloakroom looks very good! We have also had fun learning about the different animals that live on a farm and what their homes are called. We have also been …

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February In Nursery – Opposites

  We had lots of fun exploring opposites this month in nursery. We were scientists exploring floating and sinking. We created fantastic models of different types of transport and talked about the different ways they move. We had lots of fun turning our role play area into space and went on lots of adventures in …

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Chinese New Year

We have been learning about the celebration ‘Chinese New Year’. We listened to the story of how the years became named after animals – this year is the Year of the Rabbit. We used our ordinal numbers to help us retell the story with our friends. We used our funky fingers to make Chinese Lanterns; …

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