Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery

Building Foundations for the Future!

Ladybird, September 2016

Filed under: Ladybirds — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 5:13 am on Friday, September 30, 2016

This month, the Ladybirds have been showing a lot of interest in colour recognition. We have been developing our colour recognition though working in small groups with colour activities and also during everyday goings-on such as talking about at the colour of plates we have at snack time, or the colour of the cars or […]

Dragonflies

Filed under: Dragonflies — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 1:37 pm on Thursday, September 29, 2016

This month in the dragonfly room we took part in our nursery Olympic games.  We had lots of events that took place.  We had a bike race, javelin, gymnastics, running races, athletics, a wheelbarrow race, a sack race and even a boat race!  We set up 1st, 2nd and 3rd podiums outside in our front […]

Rainbows

Filed under: Rainbows — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 1:07 pm on Thursday, September 29, 2016

This month the Rainbows have been trying to build our independence.  We have been practicing washing our dishes after snack time, putting our own shoes, jackets and wetsuits for the garden and also sourcing our own resources for the writing table ourselves.  Our teachers have added and labeled some drawers with our resources for our […]

Caterpillars

Filed under: Caterpillars — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 1:05 pm on Thursday, September 29, 2016

The caterpillars have been busy starting our Autumn display in the room. We used brown, orange and green paint to create a group piece of art work. We also used handprints as leaves falling down. We are also going to take a walk down the Heugh to collect pine cones to add to our display. […]

Butterflies web blog

Filed under: Butterflies — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 9:04 am on Wednesday, September 28, 2016

This month the children have explored lots of different sensory activities. We have been using our heuristic materials doing lots of open ended play. As the children were interested in the natural objects in the heuristic basket we went out a walk and collected sticks, leaves and pine cones which we used to make a […]

Ladybird, August 2016

Filed under: Ladybirds — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 6:21 pm on Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Ladybirds We have had a busy month developing our displays in the room and using Ladybirds as our inspiration. We have created individual ladybirds for our door display and have been exploring red and black paint independently using different materials such as sponges, paintbrushes and our hands to create great pictures and group art works. […]