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Nursery 24-06-2020

Good Morning Everyone,

We loved reading The Three Little Pigs in nursery with all our friends,  Today we have fun activities that you can do with your family.


The Three Little Pigs


The Three little Pigs Activity

We would love to see pictures of the little pig’s houses you have made, you can share these with us by uploading your pictures to your learners Journey.






Nursery 10-06-20

Good Morning Everyone,

Today’s activities are on spiders, in nursery we all loved making spiders together.


Aaaarrgghh, Spider! Written by Lydia Monks.


Outdoor Spider Web Activity



Incy Winchy Spider.


Enjoy making your spider webs, be sure to take pictures and upload them to your learners Journeys to show the nursery staff your amazing spider webs.

Nursery 09-06-20

Happy Tuesday Everyone,

I hope you are all keeping well and safe.


Today’s story is The Mystery of The Missing Cake by Claudia Boldt.

Bake a cake activity

  • Ingredients 
  • 4 oz Sugar
  • 4 oz Margarine
  • 2 eggs
  • 4 oz Self- Raising Flour
  • Icing Sugar
  • Vanilla essence (optional)
  • Sprinkles of your choice


  • Bowl
  • Mixing Spoon/ whisk
  • cake pan
  • Grease proof paper if your cake pan isn’t a non stick pan
  • Scales
  • Piping Bag (optional)
  • Butter Knife for spreading icing.


Pre-heat oven to 170 c.

  1. Weigh out 4 oz of sugar and 4 oz of margarine then add them to the bowl and mix.
  2. Crack one egg into the bowl and mix together then add the second egg and mix together again.
  3. Next add your self-raising flour and carefully mix all together until the consistency is nice and fluffy.
  4. Pour the mixture into the cake pan and carefully put it in the oven for 15-20 minutes.
  5. Keep an eye on your cake, once the cake is golden take it out of the oven and allow it to cool.
  6. Once your cake is cooled :- you can mix icing sugar and margarine until it is a smooth consistency adding in a few drops of Vanilla Essence.   or  Mix together water and icing sugar until it is a thick consistency.
  7. Then spread or pipe your icing sugar onto your cake and add your favourite sprinkles.
  8. Enjoy sharing your yummy cake with your family.


Pat-A-Cake Rhyme.

I hope you enjoy today’s activities.

Nursery 02.06.2020

Good Morning everyone,

I hope your having a good start to your week with this lovely weather.


Today’ story is BE QUIET MIKE By Leslie Patricelli.


loud and quiet activity

Activity 2- What object  in your house can you use  to make the loudest noise?

I would love to see pictures of  you with the object you are using to make the loudest noise… feel free to share your pictures on your learners journeys with the nursery staff.


Loud and Quiet Song.


I hope you enjoy today’s loud and quiet activities.

Nursery 27-05-20

Morning All,


Today’s Story is Big and Small Written By Elizabeth Bennett.



Find big and small objects around your house. Who has the biggest shoes and who has the smallest shoes in your house.



Opposites- Word Power Song


I hope you enjoy today’s big and small activities.