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Discovering where our food comes from. Wk. beg. 22nd March

Discovering where our food comes from. Wk. beg. 22nd March

  • 26 Mar 2010
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This week we have found a new website which you may like to visit with your children; www.school.asda.com/teachers/farmtofork. We have had great fun scaring the crow away from the vegetables we have planted and deciding where to go to - the dairy, the veg-plot, the fields, the hen house to learn where our food comes from.


Healthy Body, Happy Me Week 15th - 19th March

Healthy Body, Happy Me Week 15th - 19th March

  • 26 Mar 2010
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Last week we enjoyed activities to celebrate 'Healthy Body, Happy Me Week'. We tried lots of exotic fruits including dragon fruit and Sharon fruit, then made them into a yummy smoothie. We have done a survey of our favourite fruits, which we are going to plot onto a graph to form the centre-point of a new display. We became real artists...


Healthy body, happy me! Week - 15th - 19th March

Healthy body, happy me! Week - 15th - 19th March

  • 12 Mar 2010
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Next week (15th - 19th March) we will be taking part in the Healthy body, happy me! week being promoted by NDNA (National Day Nurseries Association).We will be talking about heathy eating throughout the week and will be tasting some exotic fruit for special snacks as an alternative to sweet biscuits (which we occasionally have as a treat!)We are...


Visiting the lambs

Visiting the lambs

  • 7 Mar 2010
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On Thursday last week (4th March), the older children walked across the fields to see the lambs in the orchard in Conderton. They followed the footpath signs as they went. When they got there, they stayed outside the orchard so that they didn't frighten the lambs or their mothers.As they sat and enjoyed the sunshine, all bundled up in their...


Chinese New Year Celebrations

Chinese New Year Celebrations

  • 4 Mar 2010
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We learned about and celebrated Chinese New Year for just over a weekOn Wed 10th Feb we were invited, with Kemerton Pre-school to Overbury School’s reception class where we joined in with craft activities and had an early experience of the classroomOur own activities the following week allowed us, to explore another country’s culture (knowledge...