Category Archives: Nursery

Buddy Bear Visits Aberlady!

This morning the nursery, Primary 1 and Primary 2 enjoyed meeting Buddy Bear and his friends. The children found out about Buddy Bear’s superhero mission to teach everyone about being a good friend. The children took part in three workshops exploring acts of kindness, asking for help and well being. At the end everyone joined in with Buddy Bear’s Boogie! Many thanks to Buddy Bear and his team for giving us lots of wise advice about friendship.

Wonderful Wednesday: Gung Hay Fat Choy!

This morning the Nursery and Primary 1 enjoyed another Wonderful Wednesday. The theme this time was the Chinese New Year. The children found out about some of the beliefs of the Chinese people and how they celebrate this important festival. The boys and girls made lovely Chinese lanterns and beautiful wall hangings. They also created their own Chinese music, learned a Chinese New Year song and had a go at some dragon dance moves accompanied by percussion instruments. Well done everyone!

Nursery/ P.1 Terrific Tuesday!

This morning the nursery children visited Primary 1 and the two classes worked together exploring “measure”. First the boys and girls discussed the story of “Goldilocks and the Three Bears” and then they took part in measuring activities including length, volume and capacity. The children gave their best effort and had lots of fun. Great teamwork, everyone!

Nursery/P.1 Wonderful Wednesday!

This week the morning nursery class and Primary 1 enjoyed their first Wonderful Wednesday of the year. The children took part in a variety of games and activities with the focus on 2D shapes and 3D objects. Each group also went on a detective hunt around the school looking for 2D shapes. They used 3D objects to print with and discovered which flat shapes they could make with them. Both year groups worked very well together. Great effort boys and girls!

Nursery/ P.1 Teddy Bears’ Picnic

This morning the nursery and Primary 1 had fun at a teddy bears’ picnic in the Wood of Wonder. The children went on a bear hunt and took part in some teddy bear problem solving activities. The children also enjoyed a little fruit picnic and sang songs in the sunshine. Everyone had lots of fun and agreed that it was a very successful Wonderful Wednesday.