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Harvington C of E First and Nursery School

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Nursery

Welcome to Nursery!

 

 

   

 

Nursery Manager: Anita Wood.

Key Workers: Anita Wood, Emma Suffield,

Tracy Beard, Jane Parsons.

Teaching Assistant: Kerry Webb.

Governor Link: Annette France

PTFA Link: Jackie Dale

 

 

 

This half term our topic is

'Why am I special!' 

Learning about ourselves is a fundamental part of childhood development, especially as children start to ask questions about who they are and how they are the same, or different, from others. 

 

EYFS ~ Understanding of the World (People and communities' ~ 22-36months ~ 'Learns that they have similarities and differences that connect them to, and distinguish them from, others'.

30-50months ~ 'Shows interest in the lives of people who are familiar to them'.


Home Challenge

To encourage the children to talk about their families and gain an understanding that they are all different. Please attach a photo to Evidence Me so that they can share during carpet time and make a class family tree. 

Thank you the nursery team.

In by 4.12.20.

If You're Happy and You Know It! | Barefoot Books Singalong

The Color Monster, A Story About Emotions by Anna Llenas | Children's Books | Storytime with Elena

Color Monster is very confused and needs help in sorting his mixed-up emotions. Luckily, his friend is there to help.

IT'S OK TO BE DIFFERENT- READ ALOUD CHILDREN'S BOOK

This is a book with a special message written by Todd Parr. It's ok to be different celebrates all those different qualities we have as individuals that make us special.

"My Body" by ABCmouse.com

The original children's song "My Body" helps children learn basic body parts and motor skills.

Here We Go Round the Mulberry Bush | Barefoot Books Singalong

Topsy and Tim ~ New Friend

Crossing the Street | I Love to Learn: Music for Kids, Preschool Songs, Kids Songs, Nursery Rhymes

Learn how to cross the street with Junior and friends in this great new "I Love To Learn" episode from PlayKids! Being safe while crossing the street is one ...

Banana Banana Meatball - Blazer Fresh | GoNoodle

Patterns made of shapes, patterns made of grapes. Patterns in the air, patterns everywhere. Patterns in an app, patterns in this rap...so sing and dance along t...

Just Dance 4 'Im Gonna Catch You' Kids Music Video with Lyrics

Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube.

Colors Song | Color Words | Rock Your Body to the Colors | Jack Hartmann

Your children will move, dance, sing, bop and rock as they learn twelve (12) of the basic colors. In addition, all the color words rhyme with a fun movement.

We're Going on a Bear Hunt | A Cosmic Kids Yoga Adventure!

A Cosmic Kids yoga adventure about going on a bear hunt! Inspired by the wonderful book by Michael Rosen.

How to wash your hands NHS song | NHS

A child friendly song explaining how to wash your hands.

Vocabulary. 

Talk is crucial to effective learning not just in the early years but throughout children's education. A 'talk-rich' environment is one where children's level of talk and vocabulary are accurately assessed and opportunities are created for further development and enhancement both indoors and out. Staff in Nursery are dedicated to help all children become effective talkers and Anita is attending a Language for Learning course which will provide a multitude of practical strategies to support children and staff. Parents can also help their children at home by turning off background noise, use short and simple sentences, look at them when they are talking to you and wait for them to finish talking before you speak. For more ideas on how to help your children talk, visit the ~ 'Get Worcestershire Talking'  #weneedtotalk facebook/ twitter or www.hacw.nhs.uk/weneedtotalk

Phonics Song

A phonics song to help children learn the letter sounds.

How to learn the letters and sounds of the Alphabet

Our inspirational Person.

 

    

 

Sir David Attenborough

(Environmental focus)

was born on the 8th of May, 1926. 

He is 94 years of age and grew up in Leicester, England.

 

 David Attenborough is well known for his award-winning television programs on anthropology and natural history, most notably the Life series: Life on Earth (1979), The Living Planet (1984)

 

He was knighted 'Sir David Attenborough' in 1985.

 

2015 - saving the world - Sir David said he didn't start making programs with conservation in mind - he simply enjoyed observing the natural world. But as time passed he is tackling more environmental issues. 

 

Sir David Attenborough became aware that the animals and habitats he was filming were under threat. He's authored documentaries that overtly tackle environmental issues but prefers a subtler approach, showcasing the natural world in the hope we might be inspired to preserve it. 

 

 

Over the next year, we will be learning about our environmental footprint by saving water, recycling, protecting animal habits, and healthy eating. 

    

 

 

We consider ourselves partners in your child's learning.

At Harvington C.E. First school we have an open door policy which means we are always ready to help and discuss anything concerning your child's welfare and education.

Key Information

 

Day

am pm
Monday

Music              

PE ~ children to arrive in PE kit.
Tuesday

Learning outside the

classroom

Cooking will now be on alternate weeks to enable longer sessions so that we can develop the children's practical skills.  (Postponed due to COVID 19)       

Wednesday Planning ICT
Thursday

PE/ Dance~

Children to arrive in PE kit.

Forest School
Friday ICT Music
Socks no tights for PE    

 

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