On a very cold Friday 18th November the children and staff arrived for the pre-school session in their Pudsey outfits, their pyjamas and their onsies for a special Children in Need day. The children looked bemused at the pre-school ladies looking different to their normal red tops. Everyone donated £1 for this very good cause which will be used to help children and families
On the last and one of the hottest days of the school year, 22nd July 2016, we held our Graduation Ceremony for the children leaving us to go off to Big School in September. Karen gave a little speech (without crying!) before beginning. She called the children up one at a time to receive their red class of 2016 sash, their Learning Journey, a
What a hot day for the Toddle Waddle with temperatures soaring into the high 20’s! Our previous date in Promenade Park had to be cancelled due to the biblical weather but today was the other end of the weather scale! It was lovely to see so many children and parents taking part in our annual Toddle Waddle for charity. Everyone gathered in the village
Thursday 5th May 2016, the Village Hall was closed due to voting, so our annual trip this year was to Tropical Wings. This tied in nicely to our ‘home’ topic and we were all very excited to see what types of houses the animals lived in. Karen, Susie, Katie and Emma met the children and parents outside at 9.30, stickers and information sheets were
Today, 21st April 2016, is the Queen’s 90th birthday and in recognition and celebration of this the children each made a crown and a crown shaped biscuit. First, during circle time, we looked at a picture of the Queen in her crown. Some of the children recognised her but some didn’t know who she was. We chatted with the children about the Queen,
Chinese New Year We have had a really busy week at pre-school beginning on Monday celebrating Chinese New Year. At snack time the children had a vegetable stir fry with noodles to eat and most of them really seemed to enjoy it. Kung Hei Fat Choy means Happy New Year and this year it is the Year of the Monkey. During the week your
On Friday 13th November we held a pyjama day in aid of Children in Need. All the children and, even the staff, arrived at the pre-school in their PJ’s, onesies, slippers and dressing gowns.
World Book Day was on Thursday 5th March and the children were invited to dress up as their favourite character. Lots of the children took part…
As our theme this term is ‘people who help us’ we had arranged a visit to Tillingham Fire Station but due to the biblical weather the fabulous Fireman…
October has come and nearly gone and the children have been getting really excited about Halloween. They have been telling us about…
After a lovely summer break we welcome back to pre-school all of our older children and say ‘hello and welcome’ to some new ones.
The end of the school year is coming to a close and the ‘leavers’ have been working really hard to get ready for their transition to ‘big school’.
In preparation for Father’s Day the children enjoyed having their hands and feet painted, along with the table, the floor and the staff!