Category: Blog

Autumn 2020

Welcome back! It is so lovely to welcome you all back to pre-school, it is wonderful to see so many returning parents and those leaving their children with us for the first time. So far our returning children are all settling back in to the pre-school routine and seem happy to be back!  Our new […]

Pancakes and Fairy Tales!

Pancake and Fairytales Blog

Welcome back to pre-school and we trust you all had an enjoyable half-term break. This half term we have started our REAL project, the focus is on books and sharing our favourite stories. Our story bears (Jofli and Barnaby) have started to stay over (for one night only) with children and we encourage parents to share […]

Recycling, Healthy Eating, Numbers and Pub Quiz

Fruit salad

We have been finding out about recycling over the past few weeks, looking especially at what items in our lunch boxes (and snack time) can be recycled. The children have cut out pictures of recyclable items and put them on the correct bins in pre-school to help everyone understand. We have also been looking at […]

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 […]

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!

Egerton-Preschool-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 […]