Month: February 2015

New Year Celebrations

27th February 2015

We started the week celebrating Chinese New Year and the year of the sheep. The nursery transformed into a Chinese-themed wonderland with decorative lanterns (many handmade by the children), an interactive object table, a traditional dragon dancers costume, some traditional Chinese music and much, much more. Our chopstick activity area proved very popular with the…

The Wheels on the Bus

12th February 2015

Our Transport project may be complete, but we were all delighted to receive a private charter visit from a single decker bus, on Tuesday morning. Children and staff were given the opportunity to take to the wheel (with the engine switched off!) and experience life as a bus driver. Members of the Transport for London…

The Green Cross Code.

6th February 2015

  One of the highlights of our Transport project was this week’s visit from Mr Everett, Richmond Council’s, road safety expert.  Among other things, he taught the children, The Green Cross Code, and the importance of learning to: STOP, LOOK and LISTEN, before crossing the road.