Category Archives: Early Years

Nursery – French Lessons

The children in Nursery have been enjoying French lessons led by Amy from Lingotots. They have been learning the words for body parts and actions and have been adding actions to well-known songs. This week they had to tell Lingo … Continue reading

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Nursery – Bedtime Story Challenge

Today we launched our Bedtime Story Challenge. Thank you to all the parents/grandparents who were able to stay for the start of our bedtime story session today. After a story with their adults, the children snuggled together under blankets with … Continue reading

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Nursery – May Procession

In Nursery, we held a May Procession in honour of Our Lady. We talked about how Mary is special to us because she is the mother of Jesus. We each chose a posy of flowers for Mary and carried them … Continue reading

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Nursery – Minibeasts

We have been learning about different minibeasts. We went on a minibeast hunt around school. We found lots of minibeasts such as snails, worms, spiders, centipedes and woodlice. We loved looking after our caterpillars and watching them transform into butterflies. … Continue reading

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Nursery – World Book Day

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Nursery British Science Week – Day 5

British Science Week Day 5 –  Magic Rainbows Today parents joined us for our last experiment. We placed coloured sweets in a circle around the rim of a plate then we added water to the centre and watched what happened. … Continue reading

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Nursery British Science Week – Day 4

British Science Week Day 4 – Tunnel Engineers Today we watched a short video about the Channel Tunnel. We each chose a vehicle and worked in groups to make a tunnel through the sand. We covered our finished tunnel in … Continue reading

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Nursery British Science Week – Day 3

British Science Week Day 3 – Slippery Slopes Today we investigated 4 different substances – shaving foam, washing-up liquid, tomato ketchup and golden syrup. We passed the dishes around and the children sniffed and touched them. We used words such … Continue reading

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Nursery British Science Week – Day 2

British Science Week Day 2 – The Very Hungry Caterpillar Today we investigated fruit. First we looked at 3 different coloured apples. When we sliced them in half we found that they all had the same star shape inside them.  … Continue reading

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Nursery British Science Week – Day 1

British Science Week Day 1 – Be Safe Be Seen We used our puppet, Joe, and talked about how it would be difficulty for the drivers of cars to see him if he played upside or went for a walk … Continue reading

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