Nursery

14Apr2011

The Easter Bunny visited us this week. We had an Easter Egg Hunt! Then the next day we held two Easter Egg Competitions.  One for the children and one for the adults. Thank you to everyone who entered and thank you to the children from Reception who came down to Nursery and judged. Well done!

14Apr2011

We found lots of spiders in and around nursery. We decided to make our own web. We tried very hard not to get tangled up!

14Apr2011

As part of our Great Outdoors topic we have been looking at mini-beasts. We read ‘The Very hungry Caterpillar’. Then we started to make a very long caterpillar and a very big butterfly! We tasted the fruit from the story and then we did some printing. We are going to put our caterpillar and butterf

31Mar2011

What a windy day! We felt the wind pulling the ribbons and the parachute. The colours whipped through the air! We felt the wind pull and heard it blow through the trees. We had great fun.

29Mar2011

We love to work outside, even if the weather isn’t brilliant! These are just some photos to show you the kind of things we get up to.

24Mar2011

In Nursery we decided to celebrate the Hindu Spring Festival Holi. It is also known as The Festival of Colours. As we knew that during the festival people in India would throw paint at each other in celebration. We painted our faces instead! We threw the paint at the paper! We also did some colour s

21Mar2011

It was the annual Britain In Bloom Spring Bulb Show on Sat 19th March in the Church Hall Whickham. Once again Front St School dominated the proceedings!! The children in Mrs MacDonald’s class planted bulbs in the Autumn term and got them ready to flower in time for the show. A lovely pot of yellow d

23Mar2010

To help raise money for Sport Relief the Nursery joined up with Reception to take part in their own sports day. There were races, movement games, goal shooting, parachute games and lots of balancing and climbing activities. We all had a great time!

23Mar2010

In February the Nursery children went to Whitehouse Farm with the children from Reception. We had a lovely time learning about all of the different animals. We held some of the smaller animals. We were much braver than our parents who were scared of the mice and snakes! We loved feeding the lambs fr