Monday 19th June to Friday 19th June 2017
Activities took place in the mornings from 9.30am till 10.30 and in the afternoon 2pm till 3pm each day.
Monday - Make it Monday - Babies and Tweenies made "Cress heads" with the children in the morning. The children used potatoes with cress for it to grow like hair. In the afternoon the children made their own "Fruit Faces". There was a a platter of different fruit for the children to make their own face on a plate, and of course get to eat all the tasty fruit afterwards. Toddlers got creative by Making their own pizza's in the morning, using dough and lots of different ingredients chosen by the children. In the afternoon the children did some "Vegetable Printing. We made pictures using different vegetables. Preschool made some delicious smoothies in the morning by using a variety of different fruit, chosen from by the children. In the afternoon the children made their own flapjacks.
Tuesday - Tasty Tuesday - Babies and Tweenies took part in some fruit tasting in the morning. The children tasted a variety of different fruits that they don't normally have in the nursery. In the afternoon the children made their very own Avocado dip. Toddlers spent the day doing different baking activities, using recipes chosen from by the children. Preschool took part in some vegetable tasting in the morning, and made their very own fresh salad for snack using a variety of different vegetables.
Wednesday - Wake up Wednesday - Babies and tweenies participated in action songs throughout the day as well as taking part in potato spoon races. Toddlers had the choice of some tasty porridge for breakfast alongisde their usual cereal choices and toast. In the afternoon we took part in our very own "Dance a thon". Preschool took part a mini sports day in the morning and in the afternoon they got creative by making their own obstacle course.
Thursday - Teddy Bear Thursday - Babies and tweenies made their own Teddy bread in the morning. The children made their own bread, and used their homemade bread to make sandwiches for their Teddy bears picnic in the afternoon. Toddlers and Preschool invited the children into the nursery with their favourite teddy bear to share with their friends, and tell us all why their chosen teddy is their favourite. We then shared a lovely Teddy Bears Picnic in the afternoon.
Friday - Fruity Friday - Babies and tweenies made their own fruit kebabs in the morning, using a variety of different fruits. In the afternoon they made their own fresh fruit smoothies. Toddlers and Preschool also made their own fruit kebabs in the morning and their own fresh fruit salad/platter for afternoon snack.