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Nursery Newsletter

The Nursery Newsletter will include regular updates of what your child has been learning, singing & reading about in Nursery, as I know that you may not always get this information from your child! :)

 

I hope you enjoy finding out what your child has been doing during their time with us.

WB: 08.10.18

This week in Nursery:

 

  • We have been reading the story of the Little Red Hen.

 

  • We have used the Little Red Hen finger puppets to retell the story. Using the repetitive phrases “Not I” / “I will”

 

  • We have used our senses to explore lots of different vegetables.

 

  • We have used the vegetables to print using paints.

 

  • We have used paints & carrots to draw simple pictures.

 

WB: 01.10.18

This week in Nursery:

 

  • We have been learning about the season of Autumn – weather, clothes, trees & animals.

 

  • We have been learning an ‘Autumn Colours’ Song, to the tune of Frere Jacques.

 

  • We have explored and investigated Autumn objects, using our senses.

 

  • We have created our own Autumn Trees, using Autumn colours, using pegs & pom-poms.

 

  • We have used the Autumn objects to create our own temporary design pictures, including a leaf man, an owl & a duck.
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WB: 24.09.18

This week in Nursery:

 

  • We have been singing and doing the animal signs for Old MacDonald.

 

  • We have introduced our counting songs on the carpet, as the children enter the Nursery.

 

  • We have painted pictures of Farm Animals to go on our Class Display. I will add a photograph of this once it is up in our Nursery Classroom.

 

  • We have been creating a small world farm, using the animals and the bricks.

 

  • We have read lots of stories, including: ‘The Pig in the Pond ‘ , ‘Rosie’s Walk’ & ‘What the Ladybird Heard’, as all of these stories are set on a farm

Week beginning 10.09.18

 

During the first few weeks of this term we will be welcoming our new Nursery class children into our school. We will be spending lots of time building friendships, learning school routines and rules.

Uniform items, additional letters and general information can be obtained at our school office.

We look forward to meeting our children the families!

 

If you have any questions please come and see any member of our team.We are always happy to help and support you during this time!

 

Mrs Barnes, Mrs Foster and Mrs Ivill.

CBeebies: Boogie Beebies - Go Go Mango

CBeebies: Are you ready to boogie? Go Go Mango song from Boogie Beebies! Visit CBeebies at http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies to find even more fun games and videos for your pre-schooler in a safe child friendly environment. CBeebies is dedicated to delighting and surprising its pre-school audience and it remains the UK's most watched and most loved channel for the under-sixes.

CBeebies: Boogie Beebies - Do The Dino

CBeebies: Are you ready to Boogie? Do The Dino from Boogie Beebies! Visit CBeebies at http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies to find even more fun games and videos for your pre-schooler in a safe child friendly environment. CBeebies is dedicated to delighting and surprising its pre-school audience and it remains the UK's most watched and most loved channel for the under-sixes.

Body Parts Song for Kids - This is ME! by ELF Learning - ELF Kids Videos

Download on iTunes ➤ https://goo.gl/XH7c4b Fun and energetic body parts and action kids songs from ELF Learning. We think of it as, "Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes" with an extra shot of FUN! This videos is very interesting to learn parts of the body & this is me chant.

CBeebies: Boogie Beebies - Do The Dino

CBeebies: Are you ready to Boogie? Do The Dino from Boogie Beebies! Visit CBeebies at http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies to find even more fun games and videos for your pre-schooler in a safe child friendly environment. CBeebies is dedicated to delighting and surprising its pre-school audience and it remains the UK's most watched and most loved channel for the under-sixes.

10 Little Dinosaurs | Kids Songs | Super Simple Songs

10 Little Dinosaurs! 10 Stegosauruses! 10 Triceratops! 10 Pterodactyls! 10 Brontosauruses! And 10 Tyrannosaurus Rex! Wow. We hope you enjoy this Dinosaur kids song! ❤️ Subscribe for more Super Simple kids songs → https://www.youtube.com/c/supersimple... ****** Lyrics: Stegosaurus! One little two little three little dinosaurs. Four little five little six little dinosaurs.

DINOSAUR NAMES SONG FOR KIDS

Nursery rhyme Can you say the names of the dinosaurs coming out of the swamp? An easy song for children to recognise different shapes of dinosaurs.

Harry and his Bucket Full of Dinosaurs - Superheroes Don't Dance! (HD Full Episode)

Harry and his friend Charley play a game of superheroes together. Afterwards when Charley invites Harry to a dance party, he declines, saying "Superheroes are way too busy fighting crime, and saving the planet to dance". The dinos lead Harry on an adventure in Dino World that will prove to him that Superheroes and dancing can be a great fun!

A visit from the Height Library. We love our stories in the nursery.
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Super Stars!

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Week ending: Friday 8th June 2018

 

International Week

Can you guess which country we've been learning about?

Farben mit dem Zug - Learning Colors for Kids - German / Deutsch - HD

Learning colours is now very easy with the colour train. Watch the video and learn about the colours in rainbow. Come join with the colour train and make learning easy for your kids. Learning made easy with kidolea. Subscribe to our channel and follow us on Facebook all the latest updates.

Numbers Song in German. Zahlenlied.

It's a numbers song in German. Zahlenlied. Kinderlied. Written and performed by A.J. Jenkins. Copyright 2010 A.J.Jenkins/KidsTV123: All rights reserved. This is an ORIGINAL song written in 2010 - any copying is illegal. For free MP3s, worksheets and much more: http://www.kidstv123.com Amazon CD and MP3 sales: http://www.amazon.com/Kids-Songs/dp/B0035KD1AS

The Lingo Show: Series 2 - 02 - Trampo Lieb

Children's language programme. Lieb wants to do a trampoline routine and Lingo sends her off to find something to bounce on. On her travels, Lieb uses some new German words.

Week ending: Friday 25th May 2018

So long, farewell...

Miss Sherlock's last day. We are going to miss her soooooooooooooooooooooooooooo much!

Auf Wiedersehen

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So Long Farewell from The Sound of Music

The Sound of Music socks now available! https://Concord.lnk.to/SoundofMusicSocks "So Long Farewell" from the 1965 film version of THE SOUND OF MUSIC. Produced and directed by Robert Wise, and starring Julie Andrews and Christopher Plummer, with Richard Haydn and Eleanor Parker.

Week ending: Friday 18th May 2018

Wedding Fever

Going to the chapel and we're gonna get married!

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Going To The Chapel Of Love- The Dixie Cups

Going To The Chapel Of Love By: The Dixie Cups

The Story of Jack and The Beanstalk - Fairy Tales for Kids

Jack and the Beanstalk Once upon a time there was a boy named Jack who lived with his poor widowed mother. They had sold almost everything they owned to buy food. When their last cow stopped giving milk, Jack's mother sent him to town to sell it.

Exploring beans

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Things to do with seeds

Jack and the Beanstalk - Debbie and Friends

"Fee, Fi, Fo, Fum," a fun classic tale set to music by Debbie and Friends. Have fun singing and dancing along.

Week ending: Friday 11th May 2018

 

Parachute Song for Toddlers | Parachute Time kids music | Patty Shukla

Parachute song. Parachute Time is a high energy, fun parachute activity song | Perfect song for children, toddlers, baby, preschool or Kindergarten | Grab a parachute and move in a circle, move up, move down, shake it, stop it | Parachute nursery rhyme song for children. FREE SONG DOWNLOAD: https://pattyshuklakidsmusic.com/musicshop/ Lyrics: It's parachute time.

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BeeBot programming

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How can we float the Billy Goat across the water so the Troll wont get him?

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Three Billy Goats Gruff Song

"Who's that trip tropping over my bridge?" A friendly twist to the classic fairy tale, loaded with harmonies. Another Tune Tales collaboration between the Campfire Crew and kukucaju! Music available for download at https://andrewqueen.bandcamp.com/

Week ending: Friday 4th May 2018

EYFS Bake sale

 Wednesday 2nd May 2018

We're raising money for our new Mud Kitchen come and buy some yummy treats that we have made.

Scrumdiddlyumptious!

The Three Billy Goats Gruff - Animated Fairy Tales for Children

Have a look at our 'Animated Fairy Tale' playlist https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL5hbpwc66yGGyhrMvMWYgBB-3GiVh6YEk Watch amazing Animated Fairy Tales including The Three Little Pigs, Little Red Riding Hood, Sleeping Beauty, Rapunzel, The Gingerbread Man and many more. We hope you enjoy this new version of The Three Billy Goats Gruff by Oxbridge Baby.

Week ending: Friday 27th April 2018

Happy St George's Day!!

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Enjoy sharing these two Dragon stories we listened to in class this week. I'm sure they'll bring back lots of happy (sad) childhood memories!

kids song - puff the magic dragon

For lyrics coloring pages, clip art https://sites.google.com/site/samiannenurserystories/puff-the-magic-dragon

George and the Dragon

The most fearsome Dragon in the land strikes fear into the hearts of all the kingdom, until he gets a new neighbour...

All things Goldilocks

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Goldilocks and the Three Bears

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Goldilocks Bear Song

Nursery Rhyme song - SUBSCRIBE!

Week ending: 20th April 2018

Once upon a time Nursery Curriculum letter

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Goldilocks and the Three Bears | Fairy Tale for Children | Kids Story Time

We're sharing one of our favorite fairy tales, Goldilocks and the Three Bears, on this episode of Paper Puppet Playhouse! ***** Subscribe to Super Simple TV → https://www.youtube.com/c/SuperSimpleTV?sub_confirmation=1 ***** Super Simple TV - Bite-sized shows for giant-sized imaginations!

Week Ending: Friday 16th March 2018
Leaf printing on clay

Which flowers do you like best?

Week ending: Friday 9th March 2018

The Carpenters - Please Mr Postman [1978]

Song from 1975, from a tv special live 1978

This week the nursery class have walked to the post box to post something very special for mummy.

I wonder how long it will take before it plops though the letterbox at home? Remember to let Mrs Blake know and we'll see whose letter gets makes  it home first.

Week ending: Friday 2nd March 2018
World Book Day 2018
The road safety team came to speak to the children about the importance of wearing their seatbelts in the car.
week ending: Friday 16th February 2018

Afternoon Nursery Fun!

We've been listening to Kipper stories during snack time. We love them!

Kipper the Dog Episode The Camping Trip

Uploaded by starshine edits on 2014-10-31.

week ending: Friday 9th February 2018

Guinea pig Mania

We had so much fun snuggling our soft white guinea pig. We found it very funny when she pooped!!

I Have A Pet | Animal Song | Super Simple Songs

It's a super simple animal song for kids, "I Have A Pet." Do you have a pet? Tell us what kind in the comments! iTunes: http://bit.ly/IHaveAPet_iTunes Amazon: http://bit.ly/SuperSimpleSongsAnimals... Video: Super Simple Songs - Animals DVD: http://amzn.to/1APwtrF ****** Music & Lyrics: Copyright 2011 Super Simple Learning® Video: Copyright 2014 Super Simple Learning® ****** Thank you very much for watching and sharing.

Christopher Nibble in a tale of dandelion derring do!

The guinea pigs of Dandeville love munching dandelion leaves so much that slowly but surely dandelions are disappearing from all over town. Christopher Nibble knows that crunch time has come when there is just one dandelion left - but will this plucky little guinea pig have the flower power to save the day?

week ending: Friday 2nd February 2018

 

We've been listening to the story Dear Zoo this week. This tuneful version has been a hit with the children. 

Dear Zoo children's song (based on the book by Rod Campbell) | Kids Nursery Rhymes and Songs

A children's musical version of the classic lift-the-flap storybook by Rod Campbell. I wrote to the zoo Asked them to send me a pet I really didn't have a clue What animal I'd get They sent an elephant Oh!

Can you move like a great gorilla? Or scratch like a baboon? Go on have a try!!!

CBeebies: Boogie Beebies - Hey Monkey

CBeebies: Do you like to boogie? Hey Monkey song from Boogie Beebies! Visit CBeebies at http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbeebies to find even more fun games and videos for your pre-schooler in a safe child friendly environment. CBeebies is dedicated to delighting and surprising its pre-school audience and it remains the UK's most watched and most loved channel for the under-sixes.

Here's a brilliant way to motivate little ones who are reluctant to  brush their teeth. We listened to this in class today.

Brush Your Teeth Song | Good Habits Nursery Rhymes For Children | ChuChu TV

Brush, Brush, Brush your teeth Every morning Every night Brush, Brush, Brush your teeth In the morning in the night Take the brush and add some paste Brush your teeth without any haste Brush the teeth from left to right Till the cleaning feels so right Brush it up brush

week ending: Friday 26th January 2018

Down in the Jungle...

St James Family Service Every Thursday 6.30pm

week ending:Friday 19th January 2018

The Australian Outback

These are two of the lovely stories we shared in class this week. Share them with your little ones again and see if they can tell you what will happen next.

'There's an Ouch in my Pouch' - Written by Jeanne Willis

'There's and Ouch in my Pouch' - Written by Jeanne Willis and illustrated by Garry Parsons. Read by The Storyteller From Oxford, England. Willably Wallaby has an ouch in his mum's pouch, He just cannot get comfy. So he goes on a mission to find himself a new snuggly pouch.

Possum Magic- Written By: Mem Fox

Story about two possums who lived in the Australian Bush. Their names were Hush and Grandma Poss.

Have a look at our kangaroos and koalas. Aren't they fabulous!?
week ending: Friday 12th January 2018
We had such fun watching these cheeky penguins!

Criminal Penguins - Frozen Planet - BBC One

http://www.bbc.co.uk/frozenplanet Some penguins turn to a life of crime to build the perfect nest.

week ending:Friday 5th January 2018

 

Happy New Year

Welcome back everyone! We've had a lovely first week back and it was so fabulous to see all the children again and listen to all their exciting news.

 

This week we've started learning our first sounds:  s   a   t  p. Try hunting for these sounds in books and out and about while shopping and visiting family and friends. We would definitely recommend using the website phonics play to help build up recognition of these sounds too.

week ending:8th December 2017

The NATIVITY

Mrs Blake's most favourite time of year is coming up! Please share this lovely story with your child(ren).

week ending: Friday 1st December 2017

Owl Babies

 

This week we have been sharing the story of Owl Babies. Watch the animation or enjoy the book together. We have had a go at weaving like mummy owls do for nests, making big and small owls with the playdough and snuggling in our very own owl nest to read owl themed stories.

Owl Babies - Picture Book Animation

Three baby owls, Sarah, Percy and Bill, wake up one night in their hole in a tree to find that their mother has gone. So they sit on a branch and wait. Darkness gathers and the owls grow anxious, wondering when their mother will return.

week ending: Friday 24th November 2017

The Gruffalo's Child

 

This week we have been sharing the story of The Gruffalo's Child. We also read The Gruffalo. We drew our own terrible monsters and used playdough to make the big, bad mouse.

The Gruffalo's Child

For Charlotte.

week ending: 10.11.17

Lest we forget

The children helped to make two large poppies with Miss Faulkner, covering them in red handprints. 

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