Friday’s fantastic home learning :)

Wow Nursery, we have had another fantastic week of home learning! Thank you for sharing your pictures and thank you to all of our Nursery families for supporting our home learning so well 🙂 Have a look at today’s photos…

Well done Mia, you are working so hard on your number and letter formations, what a superstar! 🙂

Thank you for sharing your amazing stick house Jessica 🙂

Friday 26th February

Good morning Nursery! Thank you for sending all the lovely photos of all your home learning to nursery@olsj.co.uk, please continue to do so. A big thank you to all our parents/guardians and children for all your effort, hard work and engagement. Well done everyone!

Thank you for joining Thursday’s google meet story time. We hope you enjoyed it! We will do this everyday at 2:30pm. It will also give parents the opportunity to ask any q’s they may have regarding the home learning pack. We look forward to seeing you this afternoon!

http://meet.google.com/kza-mwek-mej

Parent information: We wish you all a lovely weekend! We hope everyone has had a great first week back and that you all are able to get out and go for a walk in the lovely weather! Quick reminder; Miss Davis will be calling home on Monday from a blocked number – please try and answer and if you can’t….. please email the nursery with a suitable time to call….Many thanks in advance.

Let’s begin our learning with our morning prayer. Hands together!  “In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit…….Amen.  Oh my God, you love me. You’re with me night and day. I want to love you always, in all I do and say. I’ll try to please you Father, bless me through this day……..Amen.  In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit……..Amen”

Story of the Week: This week our story is ‘Hansel and Gretel’. We hope you have enjoyed all the different versions. Join Miss Davis to hear another version of the story. Which version was your favourite? Can you retell the story to your grown-up using your own words?

Phonics : Today we are exploring rhyme again. Please join Jack for some rhyming fun. Additionally, listen to our rhyming story and see if you can hear any two words that sound similar. Make sure to let your grown ups know when you think you hear the rhyming words.

Maths : Today we are continuing to order our numbers. Please use your number cards and see if you can order your numbers from 1-10. If you are feeling super confident you can write your numbers in order on your white boards! Please click on the links below for some interactive, engaging number ordering games.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/ordering-and-sequencing/caterpillar-ordering

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/ordering-and-sequencing/coconut-ordering

Golden time : Everyone has been so busy this week it’s time for some fun! So grab your play dough and join the Dough Disco!

Story time : Today’s story is Elmer. We’re sure you are all acquainted with this story! Maybe you can tell your grown-ups what it is all about?

Thank you for an amazing week of hard work! Lets give thanks to God for a beautiful week of learning!

“In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit…….Amen. At the end of the day, we come to say, thank you for your love today. Thank you for our families and all the friends you give to me. Guard me in the dark of night and in the morning send your light. Amen. In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit…….Amen“.

Thursday 25th February

Good morning Nursery! Thank you for sending all the lovely photos of all your home learning to nursery@olsj.co.uk. We hope you are having lots of fun completing your learning packs! A big thank you to all our parents/guardians and children for all your effort, hard work and engagement, you are all doing an amazing job!

Thank you for joining Wednesday’s google meet story time. We hope you enjoyed it! We will do this everyday at 2:30pm. It will also give parents the opportunity to ask any q’s they may have regarding the home learning pack. We look forward to seeing you this afternoon!

http://meet.google.com/kza-mwek-mej

Parents information: Thank you all for returning the children’s completed work this week, we are all very busy sticking the work into their ‘ME’ books. If you have not already done so we would be grateful if you could continue to return completed work and collect any outstanding learning packs.

Let’s begin our learning with our morning prayer! Hands together!  “In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit…….Amen Oh my God, you love me. You’re with me night and day. I want to love you always, in all I do and say. I’ll try to please you Father, bless me through this day……..Amen.  In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit……..Amen”

Story of the Week: This week our story is ‘Hansel and Gretel’. Can you now predict what happens next as the story goes on? What did they find in the forest? Have a discussion with your grown up.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wDQib9yeEn0 –

Phonics: Today we are recapping rhythm. Please join Miss Slaney in making different rhythms and have a go at playing our clapping rhythm game!

Maths : Today we are continuing to order our numbers 1-10. Click on the link below and have fun playing Buds Number Garden game and listen to our number song for help.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/games/embed/education-ivor-starting-school?exitGameUrl=https%3A%2F%2Fbbc.co.uk%2Fbitesize%2Farticles%2Fzd4b382

PE : Join Jo Wicks for his Batman workout 🙂 Have fun!

Click on the link below to join in with some nice and calming breathing exercises to cool down from your busy Batman exercise 🙂

Storytime : Todays story is a classic we are sure you are all familiar with! Feel free to join in with the words. ‘The Gingerbread Man’.

Thank you for an amazing day of hard work! Lets give thanks to God for a beautiful day of learning!

“In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit…….Amen. At the end of the day, we come to say, thank you for your love today. Thank you for our families and all the friends you give to me. Guard me in the dark of night and in the morning send your light. Amen. In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit…….Amen“.

Wednesday 24th February

Good morning Nursery! Thank you for sending all the lovely photos of all your home learning to nursery@olsj.co.uk. It looks as if everybody has been really busy so far this week! A big thank you to all our parents/guardians and children for all your effort, hard work and engagement.

Thank you for joining Tuesdays google meet story time. We hope you enjoyed it! We will do this everyday at 2:30pm. It will also give parents the opportunity to ask any q’s they may have regarding the home learning pack. We look forward to seeing you this afternoon!

http://meet.google.com/kza-mwek-mej

Parents information: Please do try and bring your child’s completed home learning in to school and collect any outstanding packs. Many thanks! Additionally – thank you for taking our calls on Monday and Tuesday.

Let’s begin our learning with our morning prayer! Hands together!  “In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit…….Amen.  Oh my God, you love me. You’re with me night and day. I want to love you always, in all I do and say. I’ll try to please you Father, bless me through this day……..Amen.  In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit……..Amen”

Story of the Week : This week our story of the week is ‘Hansel and Gretel’. We hope you are enjoying it! Please click on the link below and listen to another version of this story. Who is your favourite character? Can you recall what happens throughout the story?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wDQib9yeEn0

Phonics : This week we are recapping all the different aspects of Phonics we have explored already. Today we will re-focus on voice sounds. Please do practise with your voice sound cards again if you still have them and join Felix for a fun and engaging voice sounds lesson.

Maths : This week in Maths we are focusing on numbers 1-10 and learning how to order our numbers 1-10. Have a go with your number cards and see what number you can order them to. Can you order them to number 10? Click on the link below to play our number ordering game and listen to our number song to help you remember your numbers.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/school-radio/nursery-rhymes-1-2-3-4-5-once-i-caught-a-fish-alive/zdy6jhv

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/ordering-and-sequencing/caterpillar-ordering

RE: In RE this week we are celebrating the beginning of Lent, with last week’s Shrove Tuesday and Ash Wednesday. Did you enjoy making pancakes last Tuesday to celebrate Pancake Day (Shrove Tuesday)? 🙂

Click on the links below to look at our PowerPoints about Pancake Day, Ash Wednesday and Lent…can you remember the lenten promise you made on your lenten leaf? All of the staff at school are working hard to keep their Lenten promises too 🙂 Afterwards you can use the pancake template in the pack to design your own pancake…which toppings would you choose? 🙂

To celebrate last week’s Pancake day would you like to watch the story of Mr Wolf’s pancakes? 🙂

Storytime : Todays story is ‘The Gruffalo’s Child’. Here in Nursery, it is one of our favourites, we hope it is one of your favourites too!

Thank you for an amazing day of hard work! Lets give thanks to God for a beautiful day of learning!

“In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit…….Amen. At the end of the day, we come to say, thank you for your love today. Thank you for our families and all the friends you give to me. Guard me in the dark of night and in the morning send your light. Amen. In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit…….Amen“.

Tuesday 23rd February 😃

Good morning Nursery! Thank you for sending in all the wonderful photos of all your half term holiday and your home learning to nursery@olsj.co.uk, please continue to do so. A big thank you to all our parents/carers and the children for all your effort, hard work and engagement. Well done everyone!

Thank you to every one that is joining our story time. Everyday at 2:30pm we will be having story time via google meets. Come and join us with a different story every day. It will also give parents the opportunity to ask any q’s they may have regarding the home learning pack. We look forward to seeing you this afternoon! This will be the same link everyday to access story time. 📘

meet.google.com/kza-mwek-mej

Parent information:  Phone calls : Thank you for talking to Miss Sullivan. It was lovely to hear how you are all doing and knowing you are all safe too! Learning packs : if you have not collected them, they are availbale from the office co collect. Remember to have fun – doing some cooking, get creative and share your photos with us at: nursery@olsj.co.uk. 🥰

Let’s begin our learning with our morning prayer. Hands together!  “In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit…….Amen.  Oh my God, you love me. You’re with me night and day. I want to love you always, in all I do and say. I’ll try to please you Father, bless me through this day……..Amen.  In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit……..Amen”

Story of the week This week we will be focusing on the story of ‘Hansel and Gretel’. Listen to this version of the story and find out what happens. What part did you like best?👂

Phonics: This week we are going to be learning a different aspect of phonics everyday. Today ‘s aspect is instrumental sounds. Listen to the sounds of different instruments and guess what they are. 👂

Maths This week we are looking at the number 1-10 and beyond. Listen to the number songs and help animals put the numbers in the right order on the train. See if you can order your own number cards and send us your pictures at nursery@olsj.co.uk 🔢

Storytime: Today story is ‘Ten little dinosaurs’. Listen to the story and talk about your favourite part. Why did you like that part? 👂

Why not end another fantastic day of home learning by giving thanks to God with the end of the day prayer… maybe you could choose your own prayer to say. 🙏🏼

At the end of the day we come to say thank you for your love today. Thank you for our families and all the friends you give to me. Guard me in the dark of night and in the morning send your light. Amen.

Monday 22nd February 😃

Good morning Nursery! Welcome back to a new half term in nursery. We hope you all had a lovely half term and made the most of the lovely weather we have had. ☀️

Everyday at 2:30pm we will be having story time via google meets. Come and join us with a different story every day. It will also give parents the opportunity to ask any q’s they may have regarding the home learning pack. We look forward to seeing you this afternoon! This will be the same link everyday to access story time. 📘

http://meet.google.com/cnn-oprc-obw

Parent information:  Phone calls : Miss Sullivan will be calling today from a blocked number – please try and answer and if you can’t….. please email the nursery with a suitable time to call. It is a chance to see how you are all doing and to ask any questions. 📞

Let’s begin our learning with our morning prayer. Hands together!  In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit…….Amen.  Oh my God, you love me. You’re with me night and day. I want to love you always, in all I do and say. I’ll try to please you Father, bless me through this day……..Amen.  In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit……..Amen” 🙏🏼

Story of the week : This week we will be focusing on the story of ‘Hansel and Gretel’. Listen to the story and find out what happens. What part did you like best. 👂

Phonics: This week we are going to be learning a different aspect of phonics everyday. Today ‘s aspect is Environmental sounds. Listen to the sounds of everyday life and quess what they are. 👂

Maths : This week we are looking at the number 1-10 and what order they go in. Explore with the number blocks to find out! 🔢

Storytime: Today story is ‘Peace at last’. Listen to the story and talk about your favourite part. Why did you like that part? 👂

Why not end another fantastic day of home learning by giving thanks to God with the end of the day prayer… maybe you could choose your own prayer to say. 🙏🏼

At the end of the day we come to say thank you for your love today. Thank you for our families and all the friends you give to me. Guard me in the dark of night and in the morning send your light. Amen.