Dealing with emotions

Dealing with emotions

This week we have been looking at emotions with all of our children. We have thought about happy and sad faces, talked about different situations that make us feel happy/sad/angry/excited. We have also practiced being kind to our friends, sharing toys and helping each...
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...
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...
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...