Category Archives: Nursery Weekly Learning

The topics and tasks you can support your nursery child with this week.

Nursery Weekly Learning 5th February

Week beginning: 5 February

Hello Everyone!

What we are learning about:

Chinese New Year and Culture         The Zoo

Our Story:     Dear Zoo (see it on YouTube)

 

Our Song/Rhyme:                Going to the Zoo

I Went to Visit the Zoo One Day

Our Vocabulary Boost Word/s:

Fierce – wild, angry, dangerous

Scary – frightening

Heavy – Weighing a lot, not easy to lift or move

 

Our Signalong Sign:

elephant   monkey   camel   frog   snake   giraffe   lion   dog

 

The following activities will be taking place:

Monday:

Tuesday:   Edinburgh Zoo Trip – Please arrive in nursery by 8.30am!

Wednesday:

 

Thursday:  Chinese Story Telling with Miss Qing our Chinese Teacher

Friday:

 

See song words on our Dalry News Page on Learning Journals or nursery page on Dalry School website. Please let us know what your child has learned and what you think about this week’s learning. If you would like further information please speak to a member of staff.

 

I WENT TO VISIT A ZOO ONE DAY

I went to visit a zoo one day,

I saw an elephant across the way,

And what do you think I heard it say?

Thump, thump thump!

 

I went to visit a zoo one day,

I saw a camel across the way,

And what do you think I heard it say?

Hump, hump, hump!

 

Continue with other animals and their sounds eg:

 

   Giraffe – munch x 3         Lion – roar x 3

Snake – hiss x 3,           Monkey – ‘oo’ x 3

Frog – ribbet x 3           Dog – woof x3

 

 

GOING TO THE ZOO

 

Daddy’s takin’ us to the zoo tomorrow,

Zoo tomorrow, zoo tomorrow

Daddy’s takin’ us to the zoo tomorrow

And we can stay all day!

 

Mommy’s takin’ us to the zoo tomorrow,

Zoo tomorrow, zoo tomorrow

Mommy’s takin’ us to the zoo tomorrow

And we can stay all day!

 

We’re goin’ to the zoo, zoo, zoo

How about you, you, you?

You can come too, too, too

We’re goin’ to the zoo, zoo, zoo

 

Well we stayed all day and I’m gettin’ sleepy

Sittin’ in the bus gettin’ sleep sleep sleepy

Home already gettin’ sleep sleep sleepy

‘Cause we have stayed all day

 

                                      

      

        

         GOING TO THE ZOO

 

Nursery’s takin’ us to the zoo tomorrow,

Zoo tomorrow, zoo tomorrow

Nursery’s takin’ us to the zoo tomorrow

And we can stay all day!

 

We’re goin’ to the zoo, zoo, zoo

How about you, you, you?

You can come too, too, too

We’re goin’ to the zoo, zoo, zoo

 

Well we stayed all day and I’m gettin’ sleepy

Sittin’ in the bus gettin’ sleep sleep sleepy

Home already gettin’ sleep sleep sleepy

‘Cause we have stayed all day

 

Nursery Weekly Learning- Week beginning: 27 November

Week beginning: 27 November

Hello Everyone!

What we are learning about:

St Andrew’s Day, Patron Saint of Scotland, Thursday 30 November

Our Story:                       The Gruffolo in Scots

 

Our Song/Rhyme:

Three Craws

Our Vocabulary Boost Word/s:

‘moose’      ‘hoose’     ‘favourite’

(the Scottish words for mouse, house)

Our Signalong Sign:

house/hoose     mouse/moose  favourite

The following activities will be taking place:

Monday:

Tuesday:           Individual and Family Photographs

Wednesday:      Trip to Fire Station for Blue and Orange Groups

Thursday:                 St Andrew’s Day

Friday:

If you would like further information please speak to a member of staff.

Nursery Weekly Learning – 23rd of October

Hello Everyone!

What we are learning about:

Autumn

Seasonal Changes

Our Story:               Ferdie and the Falling Leaves

 

Our Song/Rhyme:

Autumn Leaves Come Falling Down

Our Word Boost Word/s:

Changing

 

Our Signalong Sign:            Autumn

 

The following activities will be taking place:

Monday:       In-service Day for staff only

Tuesday:

Wednesday:           Incredible Years

Thursday:

Friday:

If you would like further information, please speak to a member of staff.

 

AUTUMN LEAVES
(tune-London Bridge)

Autumn leaves are falling down,
Falling down, falling down,
Autumn leaves are falling down,
Yellow, red, orange and brown!

 

 

 

 

Nursery Weekly Learning – 9th October

Week beginning:   9 October

Hello Everyone!

What we are learning about:

Autumn Changes

Farm Animals and Produce

Celebrating Diwali

 

Our Story:                             Snore!

 

Our Song/Rhyme (click for lyrics):             Old Macdonald Song

 

Our Word Boost Word/s:       Peaceful

 

Our Signalong Sign:           Various Farm Animals

 

The following activities will be taking place:

Monday:

Tuesday:            Diwali

Wednesday:   

Thursday:

Friday:   Mid-term Break   nursery closed till Tuesday 24 October

 

If you  would like further information please speak to a member of staff.

Nursery Weekly Learning 2nd October

Week beginning: 2nd October

Hello Everyone!

What we are learning about:

Autumn Changes at the Farm

Harvest Bread Making

Our Story:                      Little Red Hen

 

Our Song/Rhyme:       I Love Making Bread

I Went Visit the Farm One Day

 

Our Vocabulary Boost Word/s:     Share/Sharing

 

Our Signalong Sign:                 Share

Our Songs of the Week

I Went to Visit a Farm One Day

I Love Making Bread

 

The following activities will be taking place:

Monday:         Trip to Gorgie Farm

Tuesday:    Trip to Gorgie Farm

Wednesday: Trip to Gorgie Farm

Thursday:

Friday:

If you would like further information please speak to a member of staff.