26th January 24

This week the children have been learning about Robert Burns and all  things Scottish.  They created thistles in the Art Area, designed and used real tools to make little haggis and of course tasted delicious Scottish foods.



Provocations – Literacy in action

This week in the story/literacy area the children are developing their knowledge of letters and sounds by identifying what some familiar words begin with.

7th December 23

The children were talking about the snow outside and used different  techniques to create their own snow day images.

1st December 23

Learning for Sustainability – The children have planted seeds and will tend to them as they grow.  These will then be harvested in the Spring time.


18th October 2023

Incy Wincy came to visit Meadowburn and this inspired curiosity and interest.

The children really enjoyed learning about spiders in the Art & Crafts Area.  This provided breadth and depth of learning as they were singing the rhyme, researching interesting facts and creating their own amazing spiders in their webs.

10th October 23


Maths Week in the Wood Work Area – The children were measuring the length of wood by counting along the measuring tapes.  They then discussed the longest and shortest pieces.

29th Sept 23

Woodwork – Some children helped Mark design and create our new water play feature for the back garden.  They used a hammers, nails, saw and then painted it to create a lovely finish for all their friends to enjoy.  Amazing!


29th Sept 23

Responsive  Planning – The role play area was transformed into an animal hospital as the children were showing great interest in animals and caring for them.  The children then developed their own imaginative situations with animal doctors,  unicorn nurses and many more inventive scenarios.

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