Following the success of our weather and seasons month, we are now looking at Space. We started this this week and have had great fun looking at some books that we have. The favourite by far is the Space Mission to the Stars book. It features a rocket that sits…

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As you will have probably noticed, last month I concentrated our activities around the weather (and seasons). I have written about it here and here. I thought I would share with you the books that we read as part of this. The children always choose their own books as well,…

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As I have written about recently, I have themed our activities this month to ‘weather’. It is by no means a structured approach, more just giving me a structure for our activities. I’ve found that in doing so it’s been easier as I have had stuff to hand, and Mr…

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Earlier in the week Mr D and Miss E wanted to ‘do some making’. We had already done Play-Doh, painting, colouring, sticking and the such in the days beforehand so I thought we’d have an impromptu Hedgehog making session. Like most children Miss E and Mr D are pretty engaged…

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I have written before about the fact that D and E are at home, with me and not in nursery. Whilst I am confident that they learn all that they need to at the moment through play and the such, I am also keen to start to theme some of…

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