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Frosty morning

Today the children were fascinated by the cold and icy weather. We explored the nursery garden together in search of frost. Observing the changes in the environment and discussing what had...

Gateshead Library Visit

Everyone in nursery was invited along to Gateshead Library with their families to take part in a story telling session. We enjoyed listening to the librarian reading stories and joining in with actions, creating sounds and anticipating what might happen next in the...

Invention Shed Experiences

The children explored and selected materials and resources in the Invention Shed. They discovered new ways of doing things by joining them together in different ways. Following key person discussion and guidance on using tools safely, the children handled the tools...

Enjoying the view!

On our visit to 'The Baltic' we went up to the fifth floor to look out of the very special viewing window. We were amazed at the wonderful sights! We could see 'The Sage' building and all of the bridges that went across the River Tyne. The children could see The Tyne...

A Visit to The Baltic

We visited "The Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art" with our families to take part in a "Big Draw Event". The artist demonstrated how to create marks and patterns using different types of media. We then experimented to explore using various methods. We used both hands...

October 2017 Newsletter

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Enjoying books and puppets

Sharing books together, looking at illustrations. Taking on a role in play by pretending to be an adult on the story chair reading to others. Looking at books independently and following interests. Engaging together by having a puppet show using favourite...

Autumn walk through the park

Today we explored the local park, next to nursery. We discussed what we may find and discussed what Autumn may look like. The children observed the local environment commenting "The leaves have fell because it's Autumn" and "We could find sycamore seeds and they are...

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