Arthurlie Family Centre

March 29, 2017
by Sheena Rainey
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Woodland Wonders

  The children have been enjoying the good weather over the past few days.   they have been planting sunflower seeds,  Bringing Science to the woods by creating a vortex inside a water bottle, And their very favourite Easter Egg hunt.   … Continue reading

March 15, 2017
by Mrs Liddell
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Muddy Movers. I can use loose parts outdoors.

The children had a problem. There was a child stuck at the top of the hill and he needed rescued. The children had to problem-solve and try to find ways to cross the river to get to the child. The … Continue reading

February 24, 2017
by Mrs Liddell
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Promoting curiosity, creativity and enquiry.

The children continued to explore the new resources and showed that they were curious as to what the recourses could do. They demonstrated imaginative skills throughout and were learning to take care and tidy the new recourses away.  

January 30, 2017
by Mrs Liddell
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Scotland. I can bake shortbread.

Some of the children were baking shortbread as part of their learning about Scotland. The boys and girls were learning skills like pouring, measuring, weighing, whisking, rolling and simple mathematics such as adding and subtracting and all sorts of other … Continue reading

January 24, 2017
by Mrs Liddell
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Science, I can care for living things

                A group of children have been looking after some monster plants that eat insects. Today we fed our Venus Fly  Trap plants for the first time with some blood worms. The children had crushed … Continue reading

January 11, 2017
by Mrs Liddell
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Katie in Scotland. I can listen to a story and participate in special dance moves.

  A dance specialist, Liz Murray from Oktokids , was invited into nursery today to help teach the children some music and movement based on the story, Katie in Scotland. The children were able to follow instructions and participate in specialised … Continue reading

November 23, 2016
by Sheena Rainey
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Woodland Wonders

The children have been excited at having their parents/carers visit the woods.   they have been learning about fire and parents and children were given the opportunity to light the fire using a fire steel.  The parents were cheered on by … Continue reading

November 17, 2016
by Mrs Liddell
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Health and Well-being/Science. I can be independent. I can make my own playdough.

                We had a new flour holder delivered for our playdough station but it was in pieces. Luckily some of the blue group were able to follow the ‘instructions’ that ‘tell you how … Continue reading

November 16, 2016
by Sheena Rainey
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Woodland Wonders

The children have been going on Adventures to collect wood.   they have been using gross motor skills, team work and literacy skills.   the children have discussed what they wanted to make and have started on a den and pirate ship.   … Continue reading

November 7, 2016
by Mrs Liddell
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Health and Well-being. I can express my thoughts, ideas and feelings.

The children were intrigued with Firework night and were able to express their feelings, thoughts and ideas through creating firework pictures. The language used was very descriptive, with some children learning new words and its meaning such as boom, vastness, colourful … Continue reading

October 26, 2016
by Sheena Rainey
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Woodland Wonders

This week we have been learning how to use saws.    When visiting the woods we have entered another kingdom, the children are in awe and wonder at the change into Autumn and the woods are a carpet of glistening golden … Continue reading

October 20, 2016
by Mrs Liddell
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Literacy. I can act out a story.

    The children had previously been learning about the story of The Three Billy Goats Gruff. They instigated acting the story out and searched their environment for props. The children showed that they had a good understanding of the … Continue reading

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