This week in nursery 3/05/2016

Current learning

Riding of the Marches 2016

This is one of the most ancient ceremonies in the UK which is held in Musselburgh once every 21 years. The town will come to life with a week-long of events, which runs between July 24th-30th. The whole Musselburgh cluster is involved with this project and children across the town will be learning about what Riding of the Marches is and how it’s such a special festival.


Snack money will be collected on Monday at a cost of £1 per week.

Staff update

Due to staff shortages in the School Miss Hunter will be continuing to cover in Primary 2. Supply staff will be joining nursery this week.


Rainbow Morning children will have a French session on Wednesday. They will be learning about food in French.

Story sacks/Library books

This week story sacks will be available to Morning children and Library books will be offered to Afternoon children.

Tea and toast

Please come along to our weekly Tea and Toast morning held in the nurture room every Wednesday from 9am.

Soft start

Due to a Judo taster session on Wednesday Soft stat will be cancelled this week for the morning session.


Morning children will participate in a Judo taster session on Wednesday.

Sharing learning 

If you have any connections, memories or memorabilia relating to the Riding of the Marches we would love to welcome you to share this with us in nursery.