Harvest theme

Harvest theme

We have been talking about harvest this week at preschool and there have been lots of themed activities for the children to take part in. We made 2D and 3D scarecrow pictures, chopped vegetables to make soup, finished our super veggie pictures and became...
Super Veggies

Super Veggies

This week we have been thinking about healthy foods. What are healthy foods? Which foods are good for us to eat? What makes a food bad for our teeth? What foods are ‘treat foods’? The children have explored this topic in a range of ways as we thought about...
Moving in different ways

Moving in different ways

We have been looking at the different ways we can move this week at preschool. In our morning sessions we started the week off by creating a mini assault course to climb, balance, jump, slither, crawl and walk out way through. On Tuesday we were lucky to have a Rugby...
Following instructions isn’t as easy as you think!

Following instructions isn’t as easy as you think!

This week we completed a series of activities designed to help us follow instructions. We used a giant ball run to practice listening to instructions and to see if we could independently complete a task. We also used the story of ‘Stick Man’ and looked how...
Run, run as fast as you can…

Run, run as fast as you can…

There has definitely been a lot of running this week as we explored the big school playground. Our main theme though has been the story of ‘The Gingerbread Man’ and we have used this to roll out dough, cut out shapes, cook and decorate gingerbread...
First week of term

First week of term

We have enjoyed welcoming all the children to preschool this week and everyone has had a lot of fun exploring and getting to know each other. Our morning children particularly enjoyed the trips to the big school playground where they climbed, ran and even performed...