Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery

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Filed under: Butterflies,Caterpillars,Dragonflies,Ladybirds,Rainbows — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 1:02 pm on Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Babies The babies have been busy feeling the texture of gluck and allowing it to run through their fingers. They were using the spoons to scoop up the gluck and pour it into bowls. The children have also been using soft play to develop their confidence in balance and climbing skills. They are becoming independent […]

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Filed under: Butterflies,Caterpillars,Dragonflies,Ladybirds,Rainbows — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 1:40 pm on Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Babies The babies have been enjoying having stories read to them, especially ‘Hoppity Hop Bunny’ which has lots of peek-a-boo flaps for the babies to lift independently. The babies have also been playing peek-a-boo games in the room and outside in the den! The children have a new messy area within the room and have […]

Pre-school

Filed under: Dragonflies — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 11:25 am on Thursday, May 28, 2015

Pre-school have been chatting lots about height and who is the oldest in the room. We have created a height chart to record this. During group time we have been using the height chart to measure each child and used these skills throughout both rooms. Such as a measuring tape at the work bench, measuring […]

Pre-school

Filed under: Dragonflies — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 11:18 am on Wednesday, February 18, 2015

We have been very busy learning about Scotland and our Scots language. We made and participated in a variety of activities such as making saltire flags, reading Robert Burns poems, trying haggis and other Scottish treats. During red and green group times children were practicing short poems and the English word for Scots words for […]

Pre-school

Filed under: Dragonflies — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 1:56 pm on Wednesday, January 7, 2015

We have been busy learning about the Winter season and Christmas. During our winter topic we explored ice in a variety of ways inside and outside by using ice cubes in our water tray and watching ice melt outside in the garden using salt. We created snow men pictures and penguin pictures using our hand […]

Pre-school

Filed under: Dragonflies — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 3:02 pm on Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Pre-school have been talking about the fireworks they saw on Guy Fawkes night so we made our own firework paintings and gluing. We have also been learning about Remembrance day where we had a minutes silence and made our own poppy artwork. We dressed up as superheroes for Children in need where we raised £35.99! […]

Pre-school

Filed under: Dragonflies — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 10:57 am on Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Pre-school have really enjoyed learning about Halloween, we created lots of Halloween pictures using the gluing materials. We explored the textures of mushy peas and baked beans using the witches cauldron. Pre-school have enjoyed finding spooky spiders in the jelly and gluck. Our Halloween story was about the jolly witch which we read at group […]

Pre-school

Filed under: Dragonflies — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 9:15 am on Monday, October 13, 2014

We would like to welcome Sonia and Meghan to the pre-school team. The pre-schoolers have been learning about fire fighters we have been using our new fire fighter dressing up costumes for role play in the home corner. The children created a fire engine and they enjoyed using the big steering wheels to demonstrate their […]

Pre-School

Filed under: Dragonflies — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 2:13 pm on Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Pre-school have been learning all about their bodies and how to look after them. We have been learning all the names for our body parts and created a display by using mirrors to look at our bodies and draw a variety of different parts. We have also been interested in mini beasts we will be […]

Pre-school

Filed under: Dragonflies — Argyle Bridge Children's Nursery at 12:18 pm on Monday, November 25, 2013

Pre-school have been very busy this month. We have been focussing on learning about winter – this has included ice play, talking about seasons and the different types of weather associated with those seasons. We have been using torches and mirrors to look at reflections and learning about winter animals. We hope to make icicles […]

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