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    Activities for Home

    Dear Families Knowing how unsettling and worrying a time this is for everyone I have also put together a bit of advice on how to support small children through this strange time. As a parent to two young boys myself I know first hand how difficult it can be to find all the answers to […]

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    Building our independence skills

    At pre-school we are so proud of our children as they work hard to master their self help skills. From serving and chopping their own snack to helping each other with coats and shoes they try really hard to be independent. They have even been busy washing the dishes and cups after snack time! Well […]

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    Tidying the Garden

    Our children have been very busy gardening and clearing out all the vegetable plants they grew last spring. They always show us great team work and offer help to their friends. The children have voted that in the new year they would like to grow tomatoes, sweet potatoes, cucumbers and peas. We can’t wait to […]

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    Firework Biscuits

    With bonfire night approaching the children have enjoyed decorating their biscuits at the cafe using brightly coloured icing and sprinkles to make fireworks. We have talked all about fire works and bonfire night. The children are excited to see all the ‘fizzy’ colours lighting up the sky!!

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    Voting at Pre-school

    We have used our developing democracy skills to learn all about voting!   The children had a range of stories they wanted us to read so we took a class vote. The children lined up next to the story they wanted to choose and counted how many children were in each line . They were […]

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    Muddy Puddle Walk

    The children have had a wonderfully muddy walk in the beautiful West Wycombe Park! We enjoyed jumping in lots of muddy puddles, running through streams, finding swans and cygnets on the lake and mushrooms in the woods. We used our listening skills to see if we could hear owls and foxes moving in the leaves […]

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    Giant Bubbles

    We had the best time with our large bubble experiment! Looking at how much soap and water we needed and talking about our bubbles being see-through or translucent! We love experiments at pre-school and being mad scientists to help our learning.

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    Walks to Find the Fair

    The children enjoyed wonderful autumn walks to find Carter’s Steam Fair in West Wycombe. They played in autumn leaves, explored shadows in the sunshine and marvelled at the steam fair and all it’s machines. We can’t wait for more autumn walks around the village to see what else we can find!   The   

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    Cooking

    What a wonderful week the children have had making love heart cookies! They have practised cracking eggs, sifting flour, mixing and rolling dough. They were very yummy!

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    Eid Celebrations

    We enjoyed a wonderful week celebrating Eid with the children. They baked spicy pakoras, decorated lanterns and had beautiful henna drawings on their hands. Eid Mubarak everyone! 

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