Dear Nursery parents, carers and children,
Best wishes from The Nursery Team :)
ARTS WEEK Book of the Week:
'Handa's Surprise' by Eileen Browne
Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XyIV_xYi0as
Art and Design: Draw / Paint / Collage / Make the fruits from the story using any materials you have available at home.
Have a look at African animals and create a piece of artwork of one or more of them in any way you like: monkey, ostrich, zebra, elephant, giraffe, antelope, parrot, goat.
Literacy: Retell the story by drawing a sequence of 3-5 pictures and try to write some words with them.
Maths: Compare the different shapes of the fruit or fruit in your home and order any fruit you have by size.
Cooking: Make a colourful Fruit Salad and really enjoy the different tastes of the fruit. Which is your favourite fruit?
Physical Development: Practise balancing an object on your head and trying to walk around with it, e.g. a cushion, a small bean bag, a ball, a small basket with a few light objects in it.
OUR TOPIC FOR ------------- IS:
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and related activities below.
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Understanding The World:
Communication and Language:
Personal, Social and Emotional Development: Please help with jobs around the home, e.g. cooking, making your bed, tidying up toys, clearing/wiping the table.
Also check out this week's -------------- themed PE and Music activities below.
Top Marks is an interactive Maths website. They have lots of fun games that are tablet friendly (search for Early Years games).
BBC IPlayer (or YouTube if unavailable) is great for watching the CBeebies channel. There are many educational clips, a few of our favourites include Numberblocks, Alphablocks and Mr Tumble.
BBC Bitesize: Early years resources for learning at home.
Go Noodle (YouTube) has lots of fun movement videos to burn a bit of energy!
Songs to sing: