March 1, 2020

This week our focus has been on technology and we have had fun exploring some examples both old and new.

We took it in turns to have a go on the laptop to create pictures. Some of us needed help with knowing how to move the mouse - we couldn't use our fingers on the scr...

February 28, 2020

What a brilliant week!

This week our focus has been on technology. 

Within our continuous provisions we included a variety of simple tech toys for the children to explore.

  • Mini lap tops

  • Mobile phones

  • Battery operated toys

  • Calculators

  • Cameras and...

February 8, 2020

With our focus being on reading this week, we have shared lots of lovely books. We spoke about some our favourites;


"My unicorn book and the book about Daisy and peas"

"Tabby McTat" 

We have been reading Owl Babies as a group and enjoyed the sensory display o...

February 7, 2020

Welcome to this week's blog post.

We have had so much fun this week at The Acorns.

Over the weekend Mrs Irwin had taken down our Chinese New Year display on the dresser in preparation for our new display which we will add to over the next week or so.

We have been busy ma...

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...

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