This week we… had lunch at the Community Cafe

20th Oct 2017

Once a term we have started going to the Community Cafe for lunch. This week we were joined by some mums and friends as well as our Assistants. We had roast dinner and apple crumble with ice-cream for dessert. It […]

This week we… waited for the bus

13th Oct 2017

Samuel is sitting with his friends and they are all holding a lawnmower or wheelbarrow. Sue asked what he was doing and he said, “Waiting for the bus”. Sue then asked, “Where are you going?” and Samuel replied, “To the […]

This week we… had our first woodwork session

6th Oct 2017

The children rose admirably to the challenge of our first woodwork class. All the children listened and followed instructions well. They were all able to wait for their turn. Max showed brilliant control over his hammer and the saw, he […]

This week we… had a Teddy Bear’s picnic

7th Jul 2017

Jade, our Supervisor, and Sara from the Parish Council organised a Teddy Bear’s Picnic for us with our friends from the Thursday Club. We showed them our special Teddy Bears, crocodiles and kangaroos and they showed us some of their old […]

This week we… worked together to build a course

30th Jun 2017

Some of us were building houses with our foam bricks whilst others were using planks and crates to create an obstacle course. We had some good negotiating and co-operation going on. We did some dancing in the garden and took […]

This week we… helped raise awareness of cystic fibrosis

23rd Jun 2017

This was a special week in our calendar as it was YELFIE week (wearing yellow to raise awareness of CF) and because of our friend Charlie who has CF. Physical activity is important to us here at Pre-School and especially […]

This week we… have been in our element

16th Jun 2017

With the temperatures reaching the high 20s we did not have any difficulty deciding what to do this week. Water play was first on the list. The weather has also been ripening our strawberries so we picked some for snack. […]

This week we… looked at bees

9th Jun 2017

Fortunately this year there seem to be a few more bees around. These children spotted some in the flowers and gathered round with the big binoculars to take a better look. They were very careful to make sure not to […]

This week we… had a glove experiment

26th May 2017

Ashley gave us a selection of gloves to choose from and then we talked about what they could be used for. Z said, ‘I’ve got a really warm glove. It feels so warm. It’s hot.’ She decided it was for cold […]

This week we… have been driving our cars

19th May 2017

One afternoon, Cameron asked Lucy to draw a road and school on the ground with the chalk. He and Charlie had a lovely time driving around and talking to each other. I wonder if they have worked out the wealth […]