Happy New Year


Happy New Year to you all. This week we have enjoyed taking part in all our fun national days. When we came back we wished everyone a happy new year and enjoyed coming back to nursery. Then we enjoyed Spaghetti day, there were so many fun spaghetti activities for us all to join in and take part. towards the end of the week we enjoyed technology day. We enjoyed playing and exploring fun and different technology things.

As Christmas is all over with we had to say goodbye to santaโ€˜s work shop and turn imagination in to something else. So now we have a cafe. The children have enjoyed spending most of today playing in it. They enjoyed pretending to make the food and taking orders and writing orders down. ๐Ÿ‘ง๐Ÿ‘ฆโœ๏ธ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿฅ—๐Ÿฅช๐ŸŒญ๐Ÿ•๐ŸŸ
As this months โ€œBook of the monthโ€ is โ€œGoldielocks and the Three Bearsโ€œ we read the story and the children did really well to listen and recite the story. The children also enjoyed looking at the book together. ๐Ÿ‘ง๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ“–๐Ÿ‘ง.
The children also enjoyed learning the โ€œGoldilocks and the three bears songโ€œ they joined in with the actions and tried well to start to join in with the words. We sang it a couple of times but we will learns it over this month. The children also playing the honey pot game. They took it in turns to choose who was going to be the bear. ๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿ‘ง๐Ÿปhoney๐Ÿฏ๐Ÿ‘†๐Ÿฅฃ
In the messy room the children enjoyed playing in the flour and adding water to it to see if they can make it turn in to a dough. The children enjoyed mixing the water using their hands and some of the children said it was โ€œStickyโ€. Also in the messy room the children enjoyed tracing around different objects. They each had a piece of paper and used different colours to trace around the objects. ๐Ÿ‘ง๐Ÿ‘ฆ๐Ÿคฒโœ๏ธ๐Ÿ–
In the babies ๐Ÿ‘ถ they have enjoyed playing with the I.C.T toys. They have enjoyed pressing the buttons and listening to the sounds. ๐Ÿ‘ถ๐Ÿ‘†๐Ÿ’ป๐Ÿ‘‚

Spaghetti day! ๐Ÿ
Today has been spaghetti day and we have created lots of exploring pasta in many ways. ๐Ÿ
We have been making letters out of the wiggly worm pasta. We were able to identify each letter as we used different size pasta to form the letters. ๐Ÿ”ก๐Ÿ
Mr Spaghetti head had no hair! We had to use the dry spaghetti and added it the holes to make sure he had enough hair to keep him warm. We counted how many we added to see how far we needed to go. ๐Ÿ’‡โ€โ™€๏ธ
Yummy yummy in my tummy with meatballs and pasta! In the home corner we had a pasta restaurant were we got to make lots of yummy pasta food. We all ate so much our belly began to hurt so we decided to have a rest and enjoy reading some stories.๐Ÿ๐Ÿ“š
Today we have also been looking at Goldilocks and the three bears! We had a porridge themed tray with oats, different size bowls, the story and some toppings. We listened carefully to the story before adding the porridge to the bowls to make some delicious breakfast! To finish we spoke about our favourite toppings from jam to sprinkles. ๐Ÿฅฃ๐Ÿป
123 jump! As we cheered our friends to jump of the tyres. We all climbed aboard and balanced before we took the leap and jumped up high into the air and touching the sky. ๐ŸŒ๐Ÿ”ข๐Ÿงโ€โ™€๏ธ

Today the babies ๐Ÿ‘ถhave had a really good day and have been doing lots of different activities๐Ÿ˜. In the morning the babies playing in a farmyard ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐ŸŒพ๐Ÿ„๐Ÿ–๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ๐Ÿดthemed tray, with lots of different cearls, fake grass, tractor ๐Ÿšœ and a farmyard pop up book. The babies enjoyed picking up the animals and crunching up the cereal ๐Ÿฅฃ with their fingers. The babies opened the book and looking ๐Ÿ‘€ at the all the pictures of the differnt animals in the book ๐Ÿ“– as they popped out.
After they played in the tray, the babies played with pink strawberry scented play dough made out of angel ๐Ÿ‘ผ delight. They squeezed the play dough with hands and used different cookie ๐Ÿช cutters to make different shapes, they also used play dough cutter tools to make different marks on the play dough.
Itโ€™s national technology day today and we have had lots of fun role-playing ๐ŸŽญwith our technology toys! ๐Ÿ“ž๐Ÿ“ธ๐Ÿ’ปWe used our fine motor skills to push ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿผthe buttons on the toys to operate them! We used the phones๐Ÿ“ฑโ˜Ž๏ธ to call our mummies and daddies and have lots of conversations with them about our day!โœจ
Today we have also been continuing our aquarium:coral: crafts by making our own jellyfish! We used blue ๐Ÿ”ตand purple ๐ŸŸฃpaint to paint ๐ŸŽจthe plates and then stuck of some goodly eyes๐Ÿ‘€ for them to see! We then ripped up some tissue paper and cut โœ‚๏ธsome pipe cleaners to make their tentacles.
Following this in our construction ๐Ÿšง๐Ÿงฑ๐Ÿ”จroom we enjoyed exploring a digging area with a tray of rice๐Ÿšramps to pour the rice and diggers to dig and build!๐Ÿšš๐Ÿš›
Today we have been having lots of fun exploring technology day. We have created our very own mobile phones ๐Ÿ“ฑ. Using different shaped card and glueing the card together to create the phone shape. We then used our fine motor skills to create our own keypad ๐Ÿ”ข for our phones.
We have explored play dough robots ๐Ÿค–. We used the play dough to create the robots ๐Ÿค– head and body. We used lolly pops to give the robot arms๐Ÿ’ช and legs ๐Ÿฆต. We chose which eyes ๐Ÿ‘€ to give the robot ๐Ÿค–. We then gave the robot buttons using different shapes ๐Ÿ”ท๐Ÿ”บ๐ŸŒ™.
We have been hard at work in the office ๐Ÿ“†. We have been typing โŒจ๏ธ away trying to get our work finished by the close of day. The phones ๐Ÿ“ž have not stopped ringing with people asking us to complete more work๐Ÿ—‚๏ธ. We have enjoyed our busy day in the office๐Ÿ“ƒ.
We have been reading ๐Ÿ“– stories about different occupations. We have learned about what happens in a police officers day ๐Ÿ‘ฎ๐Ÿผโ€โ™‚๏ธ. We read stories about postmen ๐Ÿ“ญ on Mars ๐Ÿช. We had a group discussion about what jobs we want to do when weโ€™re older like a fire truck ๐Ÿš’ , teacher ๐Ÿ‘ฉโ€๐Ÿซ and mummy and daddy. We then independently read our books ๐Ÿ“–.
We have been using our fine motor skills ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿป to draw โœ๏ธ a round different shapes ๐Ÿ”ท๐Ÿ”บ that were different sizes. We drew around lots of things. We really enjoyed our colouring.

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