Chinese New Year, Dragons and Learning to Recycle

Chinese New Year Dragon

Over the past few weeks at pre-school, we have been learning about birds and how they find food in the winter. We made our own bird hide to use in the treehouse and watched the birds with the pre-school binoculars as well as binoculars that the children made themselves.   The children have enjoyed making bird […]

Learning about Winter and Developing our Fine and Gross Motor Skills

Birthday Balloon

This week we have been looking at Winter and the changes it brings. We have started our Winter tree and we have been painting snow onto the tree trunk using big brushes to enhance our gross motor skills. We have also been building up our cutting skills using scissors to snip and cut to make snowflakes. This activity […]

Bird Watching this Winter Half Term

Winter Blog Image of Bird

Happy New Year, we hope you all had a lovely Christmas and New Year! Welcome back after the Christmas break which seems so long ago now! We have some new families and some families coming back with siblings and we look forward to getting to know them all this term. We are going to be […]

Auction – Manchester City vs Crystal Palace 18 January 2020


Help raise funds for Egerton Pre-school by bidding on our auction for four general admission tickets to see Manchester City versus one of the seasons unexpected success stories – Crystal Palace. The game will see Manchester City and Crystal Palace go head to head on Saturday 18th January 2020 at 3pm at Manchester City’s Etihad […]

Autumn brings Diwali and Bonfire Night, plus Space and our Rhyme Challenge


We have had a very busy half term; Autumn has been a big interest for the children and they have been experiencing the changes it brings first hand. With some good weather, we have enjoyed Autumn walks incorporating environmental sounds (part of letters and sounds) and collecting of leaves. We had a story called “Leaf Man”, which then led to the children making […]

It’s starting to feel a lot like Autumn!


It has been a very busy start to the new school term; firstly we would like to thank all the parents who attended our AGM or volunteered prior to the AGM to join the committee. It was a very successful evening and we were able to form a committee from both attendees of the AGM and parents […]