Weekly Blog

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Pancake day

A flippin’ good week

The thing about making pancake jokes is that they often fall flat! Fortunately the children didn’t have to listen to lots of crêpe jokes when we celebrated pancake day a week early due to it ...
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Tiger girl

The Tiger Who Came To Tea

Our theme on stories old and new continued this week with the children looking stories about animals. From the Highway Rat to the Tiger Who Came To Tea, the children loved sharing their favourite stories ...
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Three little pigs

Little pig

They say one man's trash is another mans treasure which was the case this week with some very large boxes I had left over from a recent Ikea delivery. Very soon the children were busy ...
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Nursery reading

Once upon a time

We jumped into the Spring term with a new theme based on stories old and new. In our assembly this week the children have been performing the story of the ‘Three Billy Goats Gruff’ by ...
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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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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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