Dear Zoo!

This week we enjoyed completing activities linked to the story ‘Dear Zoo’. In the story a child writes a letter to the zoo asking for a pet. They send various different animals, all of which prove unsuitable. Finally, the zoo send a puppy: “He was perfect! I kept him.” The children listened carefully to the story and loved joining in with […]

Continue reading


Elmer the Elephant

This week we listened carefully to the story of ‘Elmer the Elephant’. In the story Elmer does not want to be a multi-coloured patchwork elephant, he wants to be ‘elephant colour’. The children retold the story to Mrs Arnold. They particularly enjoyed the part when Elmer scared his friends by shouting “Boo!” We completed lots of activities linking […]

Continue reading


Christmas Crafts!

This week the Nursery have been busy making Christmas crafts to sell at the Christmas Fayre. The children helped to make sock snowmen by carefully pouring the rice into the sock and the decorating it to make a snowman. The children also made sparkly snowflakes that can hang on Christmas trees by carefully placing buttons […]

Continue reading