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Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

Our home corner has been turned into a Chinese restaurant this week to help us celebrate Chinese New Year. We have been looking at the menus, opening times and using the language of time/money to role play in our restaurant. We have tasted new foods including:...

Goldilocks and the three bears

Goldilocks and the three bears

We have been thinking about size this week and distinguishing between big, medium and small. The story of 'Goldilocks and the three bears' has helped us learn and focused our activities. The children have made bear faces, bear sandwiches, bear characters and learnt...

Mrs. Honey’s Hat

Mrs. Honey’s Hat

This week we have used the story 'Mrs. Honey's Hat' as the focus for our activities. We have made sparkling spider webs, lots of spiders (playdoh/paint splat/paper) and been counting the legs. The children retold the story, remembering the days of the week and things...

Aye, aye captain!

Aye, aye captain!

We have been on a treasure hunt, sailed the seven seas, walked the plank and dressed up for our pirate theme this week at preschool. Treasure of the best kind was found around preschool as we used our maps to find chocolate and lollipops! Our morning children finished...

People Who Help Us!

People Who Help Us!

We have been looking at different occupations this week and were lucky to have some very special visitors. The children thought a lot about road safety, got to dress up as a lollipop person and take turns to cross our pretend road carefully - using their own lollipop...

Preschool Café – OPEN!

Preschool Café – OPEN!

Sandwiches, Ice cream, fruit and pizza in the preschool café this week. The children have been using a menu to order food, learning about being a chef, customer, waiter and delivering food. They have enjoyed filling out their order forms and selecting their favourites...