Nursery - Palm Sunday

Nursery have been learning all about Palm Sunday when Jesus arrived at Jerusalem on a donkey.  We learnt that the people welcomed Jesus by waving palm leaves and shouting "Hosanna, Hosanna," before laying the leaves on the floor as a path for Jesus. We used our fine motor skills to cut and make…

Posted by /blog/author/adrury on 29 March 2021

Category: Curriculum

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Nursery Odd Clothes fun!

We have had so much fun in nursery dressing up in odd clothes (even the teachers!)

The children were able to dress up in their mis-matched outfits in exchange for a donation for the St Clare's Church foodbank to support our local community.  Many thanks to our wonderful families for supporting…

Posted by /blog/author/adrury on 19 March 2021

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Welcome Back Nursery

The children and staff in nursery have had a wonderful day together.  We have thoroughly enjoyed welcoming back all the wonderful children and spending the day having fun and catching up. I think the smiles on the children's faces says it all!

 

 

Posted by /blog/author/adrury on 8 March 2021

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Lent in nursery

Nursery have been learning all about the very important time of Lent.  We know this is a time of year when we think about Jesus and how hard it was for Him in the desert.  We know we are counting down the days until Easter when we celebrate Jesus rising.  Nursery have made some Lenten promises of…

Posted by /blog/author/adrury on 1 March 2021

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Fun in school

Mrs Drury and Mrs Park had a wonderful time in school last week with some of our amazing children. Here’s some of the fun we got up to!

 

Posted by /blog/author/adrury on 28 April 2020

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Library visit to nursery

Nursery class were very lucky to have Alison from Manchester Library Service visit us. Alison told us all about the library and how we can all join and have our very own library card! Alison also read us a story called “Simon Sock.” We loved listening to the story and were all lucky enough to each…

Posted by /blog/author/adrury on 16 October 2019

Category: Visits

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Nursery leaf picking

We have been learning all about the changes in the seasons now Autumn is upon us.  The children observed that lots of the leaves had fallen from the trees onto the outdoor play area. We set about collecting the leaves using wheelbarrows, brushes and shovels.  The children worked brilliantly as a…

Posted by /blog/author/adrury on 16 October 2019

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Pancake Day in nursery!

We have been learning all about Shrove Tuesday (aka pancake day) in nursery.  We learnt that Shrove Tuesday is the day before Lent and why we eat pancakes.  We found out how to make a pancake and that some people take part in pancake races.  Some of us made our own frying pans and pancakes and…

Posted by /blog/author/adrury on 5 March 2019

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Nursery celebrate Chinese New Year!

The nursery children have really enjoyed finding out about Chinese New Year and the year of the pig.  We had lots of fun creating our own dragon dance!

Posted by /blog/author/adrury on 5 February 2019

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Year 5/6 boys league football

Tuesday night saw the year 5/6 boys football team take part in their first league match of the season against Charlestown Primary school.  It was a gallient effort from the boys as they demonstrated a great team spirit and wonderful effort throughout the match.  The team played brilliantly on a…

Posted by /blog/author/adrury on 21 November 2018

Category: After School Clubs

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Lest we forget

Nursery have been busy learning about Remembrance Sunday.  We made poppies for our poppy wall, we listened to ‘The Last Post,’ we took part in a 2 minute silence and learnt all about the soldiers who have helped us.  We hope to add more poppies and fill our fence. Pop by nursery to see our…

Posted by /blog/author/adrury on 12 November 2018

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Our inspirational visit

This week at St Clare’s we had the privilege of meeting with inspirational speaker, Nick Carter. Nick is part of and organisation called Committedproject.org that helps young people to redirect their lives.  They are a group of inspirational adventurers who undertake the challenges on behalf of…

Posted by /blog/author/adrury on 4 July 2018

Category: Visits

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