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Reading Eggs

Reading Eggs

To improve your child’s reading ability why not try this excellent online reading scheme. With fun games, colourful animations and catchy songs. It teaches phonics, sight words and other essential skills for emerging literacy.

Scavenger Hunt

Scavenger Hunt

While out for a walk in your local woodland or in your garden perhaps you and your child(ren) would like to participate in a scavenger hunt.

Mini Beast Activity Tray

Mini Beast Activity Tray

The children went a Bug Hunt using magnifying glasses and found some insects. We counted the number of legs each insect had and then discussed how each bug moves.

Space Sensory Tray

Space Sensory Tray

The children enjoyed playing with our Space sensory tray.  The children loved exploring mark-making in sparkling glittery flour with star shapes and their fingers. They looked at shapes, colours and aliens.

Pancake Day 2020

Pancake Day 2020

To celebrate Shrove Tuesday day on 25th February we looked at the ingredients for making pancakes and learnt how they would be weighed out.

Seasons Sensory Tray

Seasons Sensory Tray

The children made a sensory tray about each of the Seasons including some colourful rainbows and sunflowers. They learnt about the weather and environment changes.

Woodland Trust Activities

Woodland Trust Activities

Why not also follow further nature activities for children during this time of self-isolation. The Woodland Trust have excellent ideas to interest children.

Joe Wicks Workout Sessions

Joe’s daily work outs continue to inspire little ones to exercise and keep fit. Please continue to link in with the YouTube each day for work out videos.

Rainbow Counting

Rainbow Counting

To help us through the current lockdown, The Orchard Nursery School would like to encourage each child to decorate their own rainbow to display in their windows in honour of all National Health Workers who are working so hard.

Pebble Decorating

Pebble Decorating

Why not also follow Pebble Painting or “rocking”. Design and paint your own smooth rock and leace your quirky stones in local woods as part of a Treasure Hunt. Designs can be animals orr cartoon characters.

Easter Activities

Easter Activities

To get into the spirit of Easter perhaps you would like to first decorate your own easter egg templates, ask an adult to hide your decorated easter eggs and then go on an Easter egg hunt as a family around your house or your garden trying to find the easter egg templates you decorated.

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