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Voting in the Nursery

In the Nursery today we had a vote to see which Nursery Rhyme we would sing together. Every child had 1 vote and they all thought about it really carefully. After everyone had voted we counted all of the votes and discovered that the winner was “Incy Wincy Spider” with 7 votes. It was great for the Nursery children to […]

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A new year in Netley Nursery

We are having fun exploring our new classroom and making new friends in Netley Nursery. Our first topic is Nursery Rhymes which is great because we love singing and we’ve also been trying out different instruments to see what different sounds we can make.  

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Nursery’s trip to London Zoo.

Last week Nursery went on a trip to London Zoo. It was a very hot day but the animals didn’t seem to mind. We were lucky to see one of the tigers really close as it slept against the window. We really enjoyed looking at the penguins. They looked like they were having so much fun in […]

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Poetry Week: EYFS and Woodlands

The children from Nursery, Reception, Maple and Willow classes all went to the hall yesterday to meet a very special guest. We were very lucky that the poet Joseph Coelho came to Netley to visit us. He read some of his poems from his poetry book and we joined in with some of them. We even wrote a new […]

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Teachers as learners!

Netley hosted 30 teachers today. They had come from all over London to learn about Mathematics in the Early Years classroom.  Our very own Janine led a training session on ‘mark making and activities that get children to record their mathematical ideas’.  Mr.Morris showed the teachers how Ten Frames could be used to help children […]

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Sushi!

Today we made sushi in the Nursery. It took quite a long time because we had to wait for the rice to get really cold after cooking it. We fanned the rice to help it cool down a bit quicker. We carefully chopped up some carrot and cucumber into long slices. Then put a sheet of seaweed on […]