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Happy Diwali!

General News
We had a very special get-together today as one of our families (mum, dad & grandma!) came in to tell us about how they celebrated Diwali. They explained that Diwali is about the victory of light over darkness. We saw beautiful homemade decorations and tasted homemade sweeties.

Black History Month

General News
We have been using a range of resources to help children develop a strong identity and to understand that we are all different, we are all special. #blackhistorymonthuk

Transient Art

General News, Learning
Transient Art – an ideal opportunity to represent and record mathematical ideas! Transient art or loose parts play is the creative experience of placing open- ended resources together on a surface. As part of transient art or loose parts play children will explore shape, space, pattern, positioning, colour, texture and…

Investigating worms

General News, Learning
Children were really inquisitive when investigating worms. Outdoor learning plays such an important role in every childs education journey. Here are a few quotes from the children whilst they conducted their investigations. “Watch the worm’s face. You wanna see the worm?” “I think I’m going to draw him.” “It’s a…

State Funeral – Queen Elizabeth II

General News
Dear Parents & Carers, I am writing to confirm that there will be a national bank holiday on 19th September 2022. This is to mark the occasion of the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II. The Department for Education has confirmed that they are not asking schools to remain open on…

Rest in Peace Your Majesty

General News
Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth had the ability to reach into the hearts and minds of every generation. We saw this when we celebrated Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee earlier this year. The Queen showed us the qualities of loyalty, commitment, dignity and grace.

We’re now on Insta!

General News
Great News! Kintore Way Nursery School is now on Instagram! We will be regularly posting some great pics and vids of all the fun learning that’s happening at our school so be sure to subscribe so that you don’t miss any of the fantastic activities. Please be sure to follow…

Windrush 2022

General News, Learning
The children have been learning about HMS Windrush. The children have been really interested in boats. We made a collaborative model of HMS Windrush and one child made their own boat and added some staff as passengers. The children and families had a taste of the Caribbean today. Bun and…