Some of the children were helping to make banana muffins this week. The children were learning to keep safe when using electrical equipment, as well as learning how to follow a recipe and bake in the oven. A parent was … Continue reading →
We are all feeling emotional as it’s our last day for Let’s Play. A good week was had by all according to the positive feedback from parents, children and staff. Today was Let’s go Playdough. Parents were shown the various … Continue reading →
Well done to all the children who participated in our very first Sports Day in our new centre. You all did amazingly well. Thank you to all the parents who attended our Sports Day and for your positive feedback. A … Continue reading →
The children from the Aiken Drum room were exploring the snow. They were able to build a snowmam and measure how tall he was. Measuring was generated from another child who was interested in long and short legs. … Continue reading →
Some of the children were out in the garden exploring the numbered stepping stones. Initially the children were using the stones to balance and counting to see how many. The children were able to use mathematical language as a result … Continue reading →
Its been so cold we have been looking at things when they freeze and thaw. Inside the water jugs were so cold they froze. Some of the children weren’t sure how it became like that but they saw that It … Continue reading →
We have continued to listen to our ‘Katie in Scotland’ story, listening to lovely bagpipe music and learning to Scottish dance. The boys and girls showed great interest in the tartan kilt that the bagpiper wore and some children could say … Continue reading →
The Children have been working so hard to prepare for their Nativity. We have had four rehearsals per day and the most exciting dress rehearsal. They are now all set and very excited for the Performance on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
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 →
We have Celebrated Halloween at the woods with Spooky Stories, Feeling Grew some objects and making potions and spells. The weather was so mild that the children were able to remove their thermal suits. We had a great party. The … Continue reading →
The children used a variety of props and materials to showcase their understanding of their world. They were able to re-create a jungle scene and act out accordingly their ideas, thoughts and feelings.
The children were showing their creative and imaginative skills today during the holiday provision. The children were able to make choices and decisions as to what they wanted to do. They showed great skills and were very … Continue reading →
The boys and girls have been engaged in superhero play using their imagination and learning to work well with others. They have been dressing up as super heroes and learning to play safely together and gently … Continue reading →
We have been learning the safe way to use hammers, the children have enjoyed this challenge and some have started to sing Peter Hammers in time while hammering. We have also been looking at patterns and the children have been … Continue reading →
Through superheroes, the children are having lots of learning experiences which they have instigated and are following through. In order to ensure the children were safe, the children were involved in creating superhero rules initially that could be used in … Continue reading →
Some of the children have been involved in a topic relating to space have been learning about space. One of the stories the children chose relating to space was ‘whatever next.’ This is about a bear who has a picnic on the … Continue reading →