Weekly Blog

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Snowman nursery

Let it snow

The weather outside was frightful, but for the children it was clearly delightful, on Monday there was no other place to go but Mount Carmel to enjoy the snow! Despite news of multiple school closures ...
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The Greatest Show on Earth

The Mount Carmel Nativity has marked the start of the Christmas period for the past 32 years and each year the children sing louder and act more confidently than the last. This year was no ...
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Santa snow

Feeling festive

The icy frost in the mornings set the scene this week as the nursery was transformed into a winter wonderland by our Christmas elves. The children were memorised by the decorations and it has been ...
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Night sky

Oh Starry Night

With the days growing shorter and the sun setting earlier it has been a perfect opportunity for us to talk about the night time. In the art room the preschool children drew pictures of things ...
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Leaves

Autumn Leaves

Autumn has well and truly arrived and as the temperature dropped so to did the leaves on our giant beech tree in the garden. The children mucked in to sweep up the leaves, collect them ...
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Chicken children

Barking mad

What a barking mad week we had when the children were visited by lots of different animals. At the beginning of the week the children met Romeo the Cockapoo, Dot the dog and Bramble the ...
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juice

Double whammy

This week’s blog is a double whammy covering all the exciting things the children have done over the past two weeks. Last week our theme was senses and each day we focused on a different ...
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Skeleton

A bone to pick

This week was all about bodies and the children were excited to meet Bob, our very own life sized skeleton! In the Artroom the children made pictures by piecing together the different parts of a ...
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Slime

Sensory overload

This week the children have been exploring feelings, relating to both emotions and how things physically feel. In our circle time sessions they used flash cards which showed different children’s faces and they had to ...
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Painting nursery

Art attack

Our hopes for an Indian Summer were washed away this week with lashings of wind and rain. Fortunately this didn’t dampen the children’s spirits and provided them with spectacular rainbows and decorated the garden with ...
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