A huge thank you to all the family members who attended our recent assembly performance of Jonah and the Whale. I think we can all agree that the children spoke with great confidence and skill. It really was a true team effort and and I am extremely proud. As a newcomer to year 1 there have been many great new experiences, our performance on Tuesday was one of my favourite experiences of the...Read More
Here are the latest blogs from our classes. Please click on a blue blog title to see the full entry.
This half term in Nursery, we have been learning all about different animals.
We have shared photographs of our own experiences with animals. Thank you to the parents for sending these in- We have used these to create our wonderful display, which has been a good talking point for the children.
The children have enjoyed exploring and dressing up as animals.
We have also used lots of...Read More
Today we had a fun filled morning of Christmas crafts in Nursery. Our Parents came in to engage in lots of different activities with the children such as biscuit decorating, clay ornaments, card making and paper chain crafts.
We have had a busy half term in Ashton 1.
Together we have been learning about each other and exploring our classroom both inside and out. It has been lovely to meet and work with all our new children, Just look at the photographs to see how much fun we have had already! We can't wait to see what adventures we have this year.
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The children are settling in well in Nursery. They have been enjoying making friend's and exploring their new environment. We have been learning about the rules and routines at school. Our topic this term is 'ourselves and our families.' The children have loved making mini-me art of themselves and painting pictures of their homes. Thank you to all the parents who have sent us family photos of...Read More
On Friday last week we walked to Gledhow Woods as part of our Woodland theme. We went to find the Gruffalo but we never saw him. We did see huge footprints that may belong to the Gruffalo. We saw different animal habitats such as holes in the trees and ground.
During our visit we had to find lots of different things that can be found in the woods e.g. squirrels, minibeasts, leaves and trees....Read More
Last week it was Ashton 1's turn to put on the assembly. Our focus was 'I can reach out for help when I need it' thank you to all the parents who were able to attend. We worked as a class to film a video to show how we in Ashton 1 are able to ask for help and who we go to.
If you would like to watch the video then please copy and paste the link below into google.
On Friday we were playing in the playground and we heard a loud sound. I couldn't believe my eyes when I saw a fire engine in our playground. First they introduced themselves and we got to have a tour around the fire engine it was so amazing! We even got to sit inside! The firefighters let us use their hose to spray water it went everywhere! When I grow up I want to be a firefighter just like...Read More
We are really pleased with how well our new Nursery children have settled in.
We have been learning about our routines in Nursery, our new friends and teachers.
This week we have been learning all about number 1 and the children have really enjoyed singing our favourite song, 'one little finger', and going on number hunts around the classroom.Read More
On Friday 9th June the children in Nursery celebrated International Dough Disco day!
We spent the day doing lots of activities to make our fingers strong to help us to become good writers. We then finished off with a disco.
We also made playdough to sell for charity.
The Nursery children raised £50 for the Spread the Happiness charity!!
Well Done Nursery!Read More