Children in Need

Last week in Nursery, we joined the whole school in celebrating Children in Need. We came to Nursery in non-uniform and some of us even had Pudsey Bear themed clothes and ears! The theme this year was ‘Spend a Penny’. We were invited to bring some money in to Nursery and we had to put… More

Can we explore it? We went on a bear hunt!

As part of or topic ‘Can we explore it?’, we read the story ‘We’re Going on a Bear Hunt’ by Michael Rosen. To really bring the story to life we went on our own bear hunt through the woodland walk at the bottom of our school field. We brought our wellies, warm coats, hats and… More

Settling into Nursery

We have had a very busy first half-term at Newsham and our youngest children have settled into Nursery extremely well. We have been learning to follow all of the new rules and routines and have enjoyed exploring the Nursery indoor and outdoor environments through play.

EYFS Sports Day

On Monday 1st July, Nursery and Reception held their Sports Day. It was very successful and everyone had lots of fun. Thank you to everyone who came along to support the children.

Our New Caterpillars

Today we have been very excited as our tiny and very hungry caterpillars have arrived in Nursery.  We looked closely at what was inside the pot and talked about what we think might happen and how we can take care of them.  We know lots about the life cycle of a butterfly from our story ‘The Very Hungry… More

Easter Curriculum Day in EYFS

On Thursday 4th April EYFS held an Easter Curriculum Day. Our grown ups were invited to come and take part in some Easter fun. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves, especially the children! Across the day we held a raffle, a tombola and a bake sale and from this we managed to raise a significant amount of… More

PE Fun

This term in PE we have been using the giant parachute.  Working as a team and developing our listening skills, we have even learned how to make a tent!

World Book Day

Wow! The children all looked amazing in their story book character costumes. We had a lovely day reading lots of stories, singing nursery rhymes and doing craft activities.

A New Year and New Friends

Everyone in Nursery has been delighted at how well our new January starters have settled in and been welcomed by our established children. We have been having lots of fun in our new indoor water tray, taking part in daily ‘dough disco’ sessions and making pizza.