Its Friday! Lets take a look back at the week.


This week the children have expanded their learning in creative ways. They had inspire your heart with art which allowed them to use their artistic skills to create master pieces. This was then followed by Chinese new year where the children learned about the culture and took part in sensory play. To finish the children learned about wetland day where they explore different animals and there habitats.

Inspire your heart day ๐Ÿ’–

In babies ๐Ÿ‘ถ we have been decorating invitations for the queens ๐Ÿ‘ธ jubilee for our parents. We used glue and tissue paper as well as lots of different colour paints ๐ŸŽจ๐Ÿ”ด๐ŸŸ ๐ŸŸฃ๐Ÿ”ต๐ŸŸข. The babies ๐Ÿ‘ถ enjoyed exploring the garden ๐ŸŒฟ it was sunny โ˜€๏ธ but also very chilly ๐Ÿฅถ. We made sure we had our hats ๐Ÿงข and coats ๐Ÿงฅ on too. We liked crawling through the tunnel and walking over the bridge.

The toddlers have been inspiring our hearts with art!๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’–โค๏ธ๐ŸŽจ We challenged our creativeness โœจand imagination โœจby decorating some hearts with different materials! ๐Ÿ’–We used different coloured paints ๐ŸŸข๐ŸŸก๐Ÿ”ดand sponges, glue and silver glitterโœจ and practiced our cutting skills with scissorsโœ‚๏ธ and some ribbon!

We have also been very busy in the garden today๐Ÿชด๐ŸชตWe have been playing in the sand and water ๐Ÿ’ฆtrays, using different containers to mix them together and see what happens to the sand! ๐Ÿง๐ŸคฉWe have also been playing a hoop throwing game to try and throw the little hoops into the big hula hoops!

On top of this we have been building towers๐Ÿ—๏ธ with the stickle bricks and making a car ramp๐Ÿš™๐ŸŽ๏ธ out of the building blocks.

In preschool ๐Ÿ‘ซ we have been expanding our numeracy, being creative, encouraging each other, doing a little sight seeing with in the nursery and so much more. ๐ŸŽจ๐Ÿ–Œ๏ธ๐Ÿฅณ

We started off with our ๐Ÿš€ โ›ฝ Before our activities based on the multiple rooms To create a free flow experience for them. First off we did a โ€œRoad Safetyโ€ activity where the ๐Ÿ‘ฆ ๐Ÿ‘ง began to learn about various road signs, how we drive on the roads ๐Ÿš—, what can make them dangerous โš ๏ธ and what we can do when ๐Ÿšถ๐Ÿปโ€โ™€๏ธ along them. This proved to be a success and effort was shown from all children.

We then came to sit down and give ourselves a little rest by doing some number skills and counting all the way to 1๏ธโƒฃ5๏ธโƒฃ! With a combination of using our hands and having our peers encouraging us it became a fun environment. ๐ŸŽ‰๐Ÿ‘ซ๐ŸŒณ

Happy Chinese New Year!
Itโ€™s the year of the Tiger๐Ÿฏ!

The children have celebrated Chinese New Year ๐Ÿงง in many ways today.
They used their artistic skills to create a rawrring tiger ๐Ÿฏ, they used glue, scissors โœ‚๏ธ, and their finger skills to fold the paper, at the end they stuck two lollipop sticks together!

Spin, jump, twirl and hop went the children to the Chinese music. ๐ŸŽต They held hands ๐Ÿ™Œ with their friends and spun around in circles, whilst others were creating their own imaginative dance moves. ๐Ÿ•บ

Throughout the day the children have been showing an interest in Chinese numbers and have been having a go at copying some numbers on their own.โœ๏ธ

We loved looking at and exploring the different animals found in the wetlands ๐Ÿฆก๐Ÿฆ† As an activity we coloured in what we thought the animals look like.๐Ÿฆ†๐Ÿ–Œ๏ธ

In babies we enjoyed exploring what a wetland ๐Ÿ’ฆ๐Ÿ”๏ธ we enjoyed moving the water around with our hands, using the Dinosaurs ๐Ÿฆ– to explore the wetlands and using equipment to move water ๐Ÿ’ง

In preschool we loved saying what we knew about wetlands coming up with wet ๐ŸŒŠ and cold ๐Ÿฅถ we also enjoyed playing with Moon sand, ๐ŸŒ•๐Ÿ๏ธ the children loved mashing the sand between their fingers, moulding it into shapes and playing with it ๐Ÿ˜€

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