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Babies Weekly

This week we have had a busy time in our baby room. We have enjoyed our tinsel tour trip around the twinkling lights in town. We have been able to go short walks in the community to explore the change in the weather. The babies have been creative within the room at nursery creating Christmas […]

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Tweenies Weekly

This week the Tweenies went on our first tinsel tours outing, the children where very excited to be on the bus and we played Christmas music, decorated the mini bus and looked at all the lovely festive lights. The Tweenies had an afternoon arts and crafts session with Ros we had stories and the children […]

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Tweenies Weekly

This week the Tweenies have been busy creating Christmas are for the Tweenies room. We have made Santa hats using glitter and cotton wool. The children painted their hands and got very messy while making Christmas trees and they painted their feet which was slightly less popular than hands to make reindeers. We glued stars […]

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Babies Weekly

This week we have been in full festive mode. We have created our own gingerbread people by painting them then taking a trip to Asda to print photos to attach to these which are now displayed on the baby room door alongside the footprint mice poems. We have displayed the lovely painted Christmas puddings the […]

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Pre School News

This week the Pre School children have been busy in the woodland area with Ros. We took with us ropes, hammocks, bunjee cords and tarpolin. Before we started we enjoyed a warm drink and  some fruit. We made hammocks for ourselves and one for our small woodland creatures. Some of us worked hard to move […]

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Tweenies Weekly

This week the Tweenies have been busy beginning some Christmas experiences, explored a sensory tray and made glitter snowflakes. The children have been learning about St. Andrew’s day through play by making flags and exploring a blue and white sensory tray while listening to Scottish music. We had our weekly dance session using bean bags, […]

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Babies Weekly

We explored our shaving foam sensory tray. We had glitter and sticks within the tray and most of the babies observed the tray and chose not to touch it. After a period of time they slowly approached it and explored using the sticks and did not use their hands to touch the shaving foam.  Ros […]

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Pre School News

This week the children in the pre school room have been focussing on St Andrews day. We have looked at the colours and patterns in many different tartans and have even designed our own tartan. All our children are able to recognise the Scotland flag and we have been flying the Scotland flag outside instead […]

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Preschool News

This week the preschool children have been doing a variety of different experiences when outdoors. The children were at the allotment where they spent time in the polly tunnel using water paints to paint pictures, made bird feeders using cheerios. The children have also enjoyed reading story’s and then creating their own pictures and experiences. […]

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Tweenies Weekly

This week the Tweenies had their first woodland experience, we spent the morning outdoors with Roz explored the woods along the walkway. The children helped to build using planks of wood, sticks and string. The children had their morning snack outdoors and where practising their balancing skills while climbing up and down the hills, the […]

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Babies weekly update

This week we have been busy doing a selection of things. We took a large walk around the community in which most of the babies napped. We created art on paper using glitter paints with most of the babies participating in this. We have been doing lots of shape sorting with the shape sorting toys […]

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Tweenies Weekly

This week the tweenies have created and explored a juicing station using the fruits they brought from Asda. The children used the juicier from the home corner and then tasted the juice from them the children where unsure of the lime and lemon flavour but enjoyed the orange. We have welcomed a new friend and […]