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Pre School this week

This week some of the Pre School children are looking forward to going on the new minibus for a trip to the beach! While at the beach we are going to collect shells and different objects and come back to nursery and make a nice summer collage!

Tweenies this week

This week the Tweenies have started our new topic Space! We are going to be  colouring in space pictures, and we are also going to be independent and make our own fruit kebabs with a few summer fruits! As well as all that, we are going to be creative and make a telescope with recycled toilet […]

Tweenies this week

The Tweenies were continuing their theme on Me, Myself and My Body! We visited the library to look at books for our next topic Space as well!

Pre School departures

This week we say goodbye to a few of the Pre School children, although we will be welcoming them back at the graduation in August!

Pre School this week

This week the Pre School children’s Rainforest topic will be coming to an end. We will be recapping what we have learnt and found out. We will continue to enjoy playing with the animals that are in the Rainforest, making tree and leaf rubbings, and playing games such as The Butterfly matching game and Fruit […]

Babies this week

This week the Babies are exploring balloons! They will fill balloons to experience texture and noise. They will also explore different sized balloons to grasp and hold and develop co-ordination, including recognising colour! We will also put a table in the House Corner with a few chairs to be able to sit around the table and […]

Pre School this week

The Pre School children are busy this week with transition into Primary 1 with visits from teachers and attending their new schools! We are working hard finding out facts about the rainforest using the ipads and factual books!  

Pre School this week

As part of their Rainforest topic, the Pre School children have been making 3D animals for our displays. Among the the colourful animals we created were frogs and monkeys!  

Babies this week

This week the Babies are going to be looking at nursery rhymes, playing music and painting and colouring in Twinkle Twinkle Little Star and Humpty Dumpty! We will also be playing with the musical toys and books and singing lots of nursery rhymes!

Pre School children this week

This week the Pre School children are continuing with their Rainforest topic! The children have been very keen to learn about different aspects of the rainforest such as its weather, what plants grow there, the animals that live there and the medicines that we get from the rainforest!

Tweenies this week

This week the Tweenies will be continuing their Environment and Nature topic! We are going to use some stones we collected on one of our recent nature walks to make a display and also learn a new Eco song!

Tweenies this week

With the bark that we collected from the environment we got really involved in creating tree rubbing pictures. The process was to put the peace of bark under some paper and use lots of different colours of crayons; we got fantastic marks on the paper and every picture looks so unique!