Latest Play Room News
Children have settled well into new playrooms and are becoming familiar with routines. We are supporting the different self help skills within the rooms – dishing up own food at meal times, putting on shoes and jackets, lining up, using the stairs, pouring drinks etc.
Preschool children have been doing lots of experiments – exploring the affects of different elements on pinecones, looking at magnetism and plant growth processes.
Younger children have been exploring colour and textures. Mixing them together to see what changes they can make. They have also been making beautiful music with the instruments and learning the actions of different songs.
As a nursery we are working towards achieving the Communication Award. We are engaging in lots of different activities to support children's language and communication skills. We have introduced ‘Our 5 words’, specific words that Practitioners are using with the children. These may be topic or interest related.
The Holiday Bears have had a busy summer jetting off around the world with their nursery friends and sending in pictures for us to put on our map of the world.