The Pre School Blog

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Stay at home

Stay at home

It is eerily quiet here at preschool today as we are closed for the foreseeable future. Some of the staff have been in today putting together Easter packs and planning for a new way of learning through online sources. By next week (30th March) we should have...

Weather and cooking

This week in Butterflies we have been learning about the weather and how it changes with the season. Kate came in on Friday and taught us the French words for different types of weather - why not ask us? In spite of the rainy and stormy weather we have managed to get...

Happy New Year – 2020

Welcome back to preschool. We have a busy spring term to look forward to and looking forward to playing outside more. The new term planning is now available on the website to view. We are planning a fundraising quiz on Saturday 8th February - tickets available from...

Learning about Body Parts and Risk Taking

This week Butterflies have been learning about body parts and the concept of risk taking. At the start of the week the children explored what risks may be involved when using tools. Discussions took place about how to prevent risks whilst using a screw driver and...

Gruffalo

This week Butterflies have been inspired by the book 'The Gruffalo' which has created variety of activities and imagination. The children made things from the new Gruffalo cook book including: Caterpillar twists (see photo) Roasted fox (see photo) Purple prickle...

Exploring Animals and Nature

This week in Butterflies class we have been learning about Animals and Nature. In preparation for the colder weather the Children refurbished the bug hotel using lots of different materials. Each child also made their own bird feeder by mixing bird feed, mealworms,...