February 2, 2020

This week's blog is two for one as we cover the last two weeks at Westmeston. 

Last week it was delightful to have some frosty weather which was a pleasant change from all the rain we are used to. Mrs Tubb and Sam made some ice sculptures to hang up in the fro...

January 31, 2020

Welcome to this week’s blog post.

We hope you enjoy reading about our week and we look forward to your comments.

On Monday we celebrated Chinese New Year, we made lanterns and ate Chinese food for lunch.

We learned that it is the year of the Rat.

Some of us can even wi...

January 24, 2020

Welcome to this week's blog post.

We hope you have had a great week, we certainly have.

We enjoyed lots of fun adventures and did lots of experiments this week.

We explored shaving foam which was spread out on our table. It felt so soft and squidgy.

"It's like snow Mrs Fra...

January 22, 2020

Our book for last week was The Little Red Hen. We read the story then, in small groups, acted it out using sensory resources. We had fun choosing which characters to be and taking it in turns to say our lines, '“Not I” said the cat!' One group had the wonderful indepen...

January 21, 2020

Welcome Back Everyone.

Apologies if this blog post is a little bit later than expected. 

The first two weeks of term have flown by, it’s hard to believe we are in to week three already.

Thank you to everyone who has returned their new term paperwork. The staff use your...

January 12, 2020

It was so lovely to see all of our friends after the Christmas holidays and to hear about what everyone has been up to. 

We started off the year by investigating our surroundings and searching for signs of spring. We made some very interesting discoveries - li...

December 20, 2019

It was busy, busy at Acorns Westmeston for the last few weeks of term. We practised our writing in a variety of ways, using rainbow rice to trace letters with our fingers and a whiteboard to draw and write on. 

We started to get into the festive spir...

November 30, 2019

There was some messy fun in store for us this week as we investigated colours and textures. We used coloured ice to paint with and watched how the shapes of the ice blocks changed as they melted. Some of the ice blocks even had creatures inside! By lunchtime, all that...

November 23, 2019

Our focus for this week has been 'health and self care' and so we have been practising how to keep ourselves clean. We drew germs on teeth then had fun brushing them clean with a toothbrush. 

We learnt the importance of washing our hands as well. Mrs Tubb used green pai...

November 17, 2019

We started the week off on Remembrance Day which we marked by decorating Remembrance poems with printed poppies. We talked about the significance of the day and why it is important. 

This week we have been focusing on reading. We made our own books and some of us n...

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