Classroom News

Find out all the latest news and happenings at Pre-school.

November 27, 2017
Upper Basildon Christmas Market

Upper Basildon Christmas Market

The Christmas market was a great success! Thank you so much to parents who baked some delicious cakes to sell at the market. A huge thank […]
November 13, 2017
Term 2 – Week 2 Fireworks & Bonfire Night

Term 2 – Week 2 Fireworks & Bonfire Night

We have been learning all about Guy Fawkes this week.  The children were all very excited telling us about all the firework displays they had been […]
November 5, 2017
Term 2 -Week 1 – 31st October-Halloween

Term 2 -Week 1 – 31st October-Halloween

What a busy first week back!  We came back from half-term to Halloween.  The children had lots of fun dressing up in all our Halloween outfits […]
October 20, 2017
Week 7 – 16th October 2017

Week 7 – 16th October 2017

The children visited the Library this week and chose some new story books to bring back to Pre-School.  We have had a very busy last week […]
October 12, 2017
Week 5 & 6 Autumn & The Stick Man

Week 5 & 6 Autumn & The Stick Man

We have continued with our autumn theme and the children have been out collecting more leaves, twigs & conkers.  They found some very interesting twigs whilst […]
September 29, 2017
Week 4 – 25th September – Harvest

Week 4 – 25th September – Harvest

We visited St Leonard’s Church this week for our Harvest Festival.  The weather wasn’t very nice so we all donned our wet weather suits and wellies […]
September 24, 2017
Week 3 18th September – ‘All About Me’

Week 3 18th September – ‘All About Me’

We have been talking about where we live and who is in our family this week.  The children have been painting self portraits of themselves and […]
September 15, 2017
Week 1 & 2 September 2017 Autumn & ‘all about me’

Week 1 & 2 September 2017 Autumn & ‘all about me’

The children have settled in really well after having a six week break. We have been to visit the allotment and collected some green beans, parsnips, […]
September 15, 2017
Autumn Topic Week 1

Autumn Topic Week 1

This term we are learning about Autumn. We will be going on walks, finding leaves and conkers, looking at hedgehogs…Visiting our allotment and collecting all our […]
August 11, 2017
Academic Year 2017-2018 Term Dates

Academic Year 2017-2018 Term Dates

Inset days: 4th and 5th September Term 1: Wed 6th September- Friday 20th October (half term holiday Monday 23rd October – Friday 27th October) Term 2: Monday […]
January 5, 2017
Term 1 & 2 September – December 2016

Term 1 & 2 September – December 2016

We had a very busy couple of terms this year.  We welcomed some new families to Pre-school.  Albion, Billy and Dean, we hope you enjoy your […]
June 18, 2016
Wk3/24th April – Africa

Wk3/24th April – Africa

The children have been on Safari, role-playing dressing up as animals.  Making lots of crafts, reading lots of rhyming stories like ‘Rumble in the Jungle’.  We […]
June 18, 2016
Wk 2 April 17th – Europe

Wk 2 April 17th – Europe

This week’s topic is Europe.  The children have been on having fun role-playing going on holiday on a plane, a boat and a bus.  They have […]
June 18, 2016
Wk 1 April 11th 2016 – Antartica

Wk 1 April 11th 2016 – Antartica

This term we are learning all about different continents, where people live and sampling some different foods.  We have been learning about fish, polar bears, seals. […]
June 18, 2016
March/April 2016 – Growing & Easter

March/April 2016 – Growing & Easter

We have been very busy this term planting all our vegetables in the allotment.  We have planted potatoes, onions, butternut squash, peas, carrots, leeks and green […]
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