Parents could you please bear the following in mind:

  1. If there are changes to the person collecting your child please could you inform Pre-school staff at drop off or please call the office
  2. Please could all children bring in a waterproof warm coat to pre-school each day. We always access our outside area throughout the sessions and the weather is not always kind.
  3. Please remember to check the “Parent Information Pocket” for newsletters and information.
Autumn term 2017 Topic web for Little Owls

Pre-School News

Pre-school are so clever.  It looks like the feet painting might have tickled!

Today was an exciting yet sad day for pre school as we released our butterflies. The children were so patient waiting for the butterflies to find their confidence to fly. Reuben proved to be a popular resting choice!

The preschool veg patch has come alive with greenery. Our broad beans, runner beans and lettuce have been carefully watered and cared for by the children and Mrs Taylor.

Our caterpillars have been busy munching and they have got bigger and bigger. This caused great excitement as we watched Barry, Harry Potter, Baya, Gerry and Cacoon grow. They have now made their chrysalis by spinning a web like material around themselves. Watch this space for the great unveiling

Preschool are using the water system to experiment with the pipes and coils. The boys are guessing where the water will come out then testing to see if their prediction was correct. There is lots of giggling and excited screams as the pipes spray out the water in unexpected places!

Great excitement has hit pre-school. Our caterpillars have arrived!! We have been looking at insects, caterpillars and spiders, all thing creepy and crawly. We have now got a butterfly farm and we are watching our 5 caterpillars munch and grow. The children have named them, Gerry, Barry, Cacoon, Baya and Harry Potter. We would like to thank Toby’s family for sorting the arrival of our new friends.

“Gooey bugs” the children are exploring the textures of the Geli Baff. They are using some wonderful language, sticky, gloopy, like jelly, squidgy.