Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

We have been learning about the 3R’s ‘Reduce, Reuse, Recycle’ and there has been a lot of creativity displayed as the children turned plastic, cardboard, metal and paper into amazing monsters, bird feeders, suncatchers, musical instruments and other...
The Egg

The Egg

On Monday we found a very large egg in the playground, some footprints and a lot of feathers. A puzzle to solve! The children selected instruments to help them take a closer look and think about how it felt, looked (magnifying glass/binoculars), sounded (stethescope),...
Beanstalks and giants

Beanstalks and giants

We have ended this term with another week of planting and growing. The children have enjoyed this subject and were keen to carry on – especially with the story of ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’ to help our learning. In our morning sessions the children...
Planting and growing….

Planting and growing….

We have been taking advantage of the beautiful weather this week at preschool. The children have been planting seeds and plants so that they can grow their own snack items(tomatoes/carrots/potato/strawberries/lettuce/onion). They have thought about what these plants...
A busy couple of weeks………

A busy couple of weeks………

We have been busy this term with name writing, looking at the letter sound ‘i’, visiting Addlestone Library and starting our swimming lessons. Last week we focused on writing our names, forming letters correctly and began writing numbers. The children in...
Lifecycles

Lifecycles

We have welcomed the children back to preschool this week and enjoyed hearing tales of some fun Easter holidays. To start the term we have been talking about lifecycles and using the story of the ‘Hungry Caterpillar’ to help with our learning as we...