Entries by Shazeda Begum

Songs to practice at home

Please help your child to learn to sing these songs at home for our upcoming nativity on Monday 18th December at 10am Top hall. All parents/ carers are welcome to attend and watch our lovely performance. Donkey plodding  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_1vHUKUE_Ks The Virgin Mary https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8T0eZ6wkcko Jingle bells  https://www.twinkl.co.uk/go/resource/tgv2-t-02-jingle-bells-christmas-carol-with-british-sign-language-bsl-video Rudolph the red nosed reindeer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ozLjM2qUyT0 Santa got stuck […]

Introducing our Tales Toolkit to the nursery setting!

We are now using the Tales Toolkit in our nursery setting. We use 4 main areas to retell the story. These include: characters/ setting/ problem and solution. This magical toolkit not only kindles the joy of storytelling but also works wonders in promoting speaking and listening skills among the children. The children eagerly wait for […]

How to catch a star

This week in nursery our little explorers have been on an exciting journey through the pages of the enchanting book, “How to Catch a Star” by Oliver Jeffers. This week was filled with wonder and discovery as we delved into the world of the determined little boy who dreams of catching a star. We carried […]

Early Years and KS1 Nativity  

Dear Parents/Carers,    I am very pleased to invite you to our Nativity 2023. We will be celebrating Christmas by singing lots of special songs for you.   Please join us on:   Monday 18th December at 10:00am     If you would prefer your child not to participate, please speak with your Class Teacher. Alternative arrangements will be made […]

Peace at Last

This week in nursery we explore the tale “Peace at Last”. Through interactive activities, these young nursery learners delve into the characteristics and habitats of bears, forging a connection between the fictional world of Mrs Bear and the real wonders of these creatures. Guided by their adults, the nursery children embark on a journey of […]

Owl Babies

The nursery children having been reading the book Owl babies this week. Through interactive and age-appropriate activities, they have delved into the fascinating world of these nocturnal creatures. From story sessions that introduce the adventures of owl babies to hands-on crafts replicating owl nests, the children have learned about the unique characteristics and habits of […]

Counting with our friends

In math’s we have been using building blocks to make objects and count how many blocks we have used. The children have really enjoyed carrying out this activity. We have been using numbers in our songs, in our play and outside when playing with our friends. Please continue to support your child with counting at […]

Our nursery children reading for pleasure

The children are independently accessing our reading corner and enjoying retelling stories. This is amazing to see and we encourage all parents to read with your child everyday. Reading promotes the use of everyday language, vocabulary and opens up their imagination. We have been very impressed with how the children are able to sit on […]

Welcome to our Nursery at Oliver Goldsmith Primary

Welcome to our Nursery. The children have all had a great start to the term learning about light and festivals. We have been decorating objects with patterns to learn more about the festival Diwali. The children have also really enjoyed using our book corner to read for pleasure. We welcome parents to join us every […]