Category Archives: Grasshoppers

Outdoor learning

We have been outside making the most of this beautiful weather. The children have been working on their gross motor skills climbing on the logs and tyres. We have been discussing what we…

Happy Easter

Following on from our visit to Satrosphere last week some of the children have been keen to carry out some of their own experiments. We researched online and found some we…

Sports Relief

This week took part in Tom Daley’s daily challenge to raise money for sports relief. We started the week with a skipping challenge. The children completed 10 laps around the dining hall. We then…

voting for story of the month

We have been voting for our new story of the month this week. We are continuing to look at books written by Julia Donaldson. The children voted between “The Snail…

Arts across learning visit

We had a visit from some actors from the arts across learning festival this week for a “wee tales” session. This went really well and they had a great response from the children…

Yoga!

We have added some new materials to the garden for the children to investigate. There is slate, moss and bark. They all have different textures and the children have been…

Problems with subscribing

There continues to be a problem with the website subscriptions.  Currently those subscribed are not getting notified when a new post is made.  This is currently being investigated by the…

Mark making fun!

The children have been experimenting with mark making this week. They have shown a great interest in these activities. We have provided them with various mediums to make marks in. They have explored shaving…

Mark making

The children have been having a great time playing with our new ‘me blocks’ in the small world area. This is where they can play with pictures of themselves, friends…

Burns day.

The children have had a great time for Burns day today. They have had a go at playing some bagpipes that were brought in by one of the children. They…

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