Category Archives: Nursery Weekly Learning

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

Nursery Weekly Learning 26th March

Hello Everyone!

What we are learning about:

Easter       Early Spring       Planning       Measurement

Our Story:

We’re Going on an Egg Hunt

Our Song/Rhyme:

Easter Egg Songs

(words on Learning Journal & nursery page on Dalry School website)

Our Vocabulary Boost Word/s:

Over: on top of, above

Under: below, beneath

Through: in one side and out the other side

Around: going past something, not through it

 

Our Signalong Sign:

egg

The following activities will be taking place:

Monday: ‘BIG Sing’ starts at 2pm – everyone invited – friends and family too. Morning only children please come with a parent/family

Tuesday:

Wednesday: All About Maths 9am – 10am

Thursday: Last Day of Term Nursery reopens Tuesday 17 April – HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

Friday:

 

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

 

WE’RE GOING ON AN EGG HUNT.

 

We’re going on an egg hunt.
We’re going to find them all.
We’re REALLY excited.
Hooray for Easter Day!

 

We’re going on an egg hunt.
We found this VERY BIG one.
We’re REALLY excited.
Hooray it’s Easter eggs for tea!

Five Easter Eggs

 

5 Easter eggs in the sweet shop

Round and fat with a ribbon on the top

Along came … with a penny one day

Bought an Easter egg and took it right away.

 

4 Easter eggs in the sweet shop

Round and fat with a ribbon on the top

Along came … with a penny one day

Bought an Easter egg and took it right away.

 

3 Easter eggs in the sweet shop

Round and fat with a ribbon on the top

Along came … with a penny one day

Bought an Easter egg and took it right away

 

2 Easter eggs in the sweet shop

Round and fat with a ribbon on the top

Along came … with a penny one day

Bought an Easter egg and took it right away.

 

1 Easter eggs in the sweet shop

Round and fat with a ribbon on the top

Along came … with a penny one day

Bought an Easter egg and took it right away.

 

(Sung to the tune of tune ‘5 Currant Buns’)

 

 

 

Ten Little Easter Eggs

 

One little, two little, three little Easter Eggs.

Four little, five little, six little Easter Eggs.

Seven little, eight little, nine little Easter Eggs.

Ten Easter Eggs in a row.

 

Ten little, nine little, eight little Easter Eggs.

Seven little, six little, five little Easter Eggs.

Four little, three little, two little Easter Eggs.

One little penny all alone.

 

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!