Nursery 1


Nursery - Getting ready for Christmas

We have been very busy getting ready for Christmas at Nursery. We have decorated our Christmas tree, had a visit from Father Christmas and made gingerbread biscuits. We have also had fun dancing to lots of Christmas songs and reading Christmas stories. We hope you all have a very happy Christmas…

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Posted by ICT Support on 21 December 2018

Nursery's special visitor

Nursery had a special visitor to their stay & play.

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Posted by ICT Support on 18 December 2018

Halloween & shopping for pumpkins

Some of the children were pretending to go shopping, so we further developed this play by enhancing the role play area with a till, some money and shopping bags.

The children have got very involved in this role play and have also been telling us about their own experiences of going shopping and…

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Posted by ICT Support on 29 October 2018

Mud kitchen and Teddy Bear's Picnic

The children have settled in well to Nursery and many have enjoyed exploring the natural materials in the mud kitchen, using spoons to combine the pine cones, conkers, lentils and shells and then serving the mixture to the Nursery teddy bears! To build on this interest, we decided to hold a Teddy…

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Posted by ICT Support on 28 September 2018

Nursery Science Week

During Science week we have been thinking about staying healthy. Helen visited from the dentist. She talked to us about looking after our teeth by brushing them twice a day and eating fruit and vegetable and we told her about the different healthy fruit we have to eat during snack times.

As it…

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Posted by ICT Support on 22 June 2018

Nursery 1 Making Cakes

The children have enjoyed exploring our new outdoor Mud Kitchen. They have chosen  to mix different natural objects together and many have talked about making cakes as they play.

We have used this interest and developed it further by making real cakes in Nursery, encouraging the children to…

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Posted by ICT Support on 24 May 2018

Nursery Mud Kitchen

We have been very busy with the creation of our new Mud Kitchen area. The children enjoyed finding lots of wiggly worms as they helped to dig up the soil  using spades and trowels. We then put bark down, transporting it using the wheel barrow and spreading it all over the soil.

This is a…

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Posted by ICT Support on 10 May 2018

Nursery 1 Painting, Drawing & Picnics

We have had a busy day mark making in the Nursery 1 garden. Because the weather was so nice, we used paint brushes and coloured water to paint the fence, the blocks  and the tunnel, enjoying mixing the water and watching it drip as we painted.

Some of the children chose to use the pencil…

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Posted by ICT Support on 5 April 2018

In The Moment - Week 11

Nursery  1 ‘In the Moment’ Summary – Week 11 – 27th November 2017

At circle time on Monday we shared the story ‘We’re going on a bear hunt’. Most of the children enjoyed the story and engaged with the excitement of going into the cave and finding the bear and then running away back home.…

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Posted by ICT Support on 4 December 2017

In The Moment - Week 9

This week is Dot week across the whole school and we are looking at the story ‘The dot’ by Peter H. Reynolds. This story is a fantastic story about resilience and apart of resilience is having a sense of belonging so we thought this was a perfect time to introduce the children to a self…

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Posted by ICT Support on 27 November 2017

In The Moment - Week 8

The children have settled back into Nursery after the half term fantastically and we have had lots of discussion around Halloween. On Tuesday afternoon the children helped Courtney carve the large pumpkin. They discussed what shape to make the pumpkins eyes and mouth. Ana suggested star shaped…

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Posted by ICT Support on 26 November 2017

In The Moment Week 7

The last week before the half term break the children have been full of energy and showed an interest in climbing. So we borrowed the big tunnels from Nursery 2 and the encouraged the children to climb up and jump off safely onto the big cushions. Mrs Ratcliff from Reception gave us a large…

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Posted by ICT Support on 26 November 2017