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Holly Hill Primary and Nursery School

Cygnets, Nursery, 2021/22








We have Miss Morrison who takes us to Whisper's Woodland every Friday. You will see Mrs Beagley in Nursery every day. Mrs Tompkins is with us Monday to Thursday and we have Mrs Clay with us every day! 

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Looaalthe learning and fun we have at Nursery! 

Making cookies for Grandma ๐Ÿ˜‹

โ€œOh Grandma what big eyes, ears and teeth youโ€™ve gotโ€ This week we step into Little Red Riding Hood. Oh no! Not another big bad wolf!

Working with shapes

Who knew that food came in so many different shapes.

House building

Den building in Whispers Woodland. Watch out for the big bad wolf !

Which material is the strongest? We explored the different textures and then used a hair dryer to see which materials would blow away.

Printing with bricks and building a safe strong house for a pig

Our new story is โ€ฆ..The Three Little Pigs ๐Ÿท This week we have made cupcakes that were decorated to look like a pig ๐Ÿท. We have really enjoyed retelling the Three pigs story using story props.

Curriculum Organiser - The Three Little Pigs (W/C 3/1/22 & 10/1/22)

PJโ€™s, toast and hot chocolate. Just perfect ๐Ÿ˜

Merry Christmas Everyone! ๐ŸŽ„๐ŸŽ

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Happy Christmas ๐ŸŽ„ from Whisper xxxx Whisper left clues around the woodland for nursery to find. The final clue lead to a pile of presents ๐ŸŽ

Have your - elf a merry little Christmas ๐ŸŽ„

Itโ€™s beginning to look a lot like Christmas ๐ŸŽ„

Knowledge Organiser - Christmas 2021

The best part of baking is licking the spoon ๐Ÿ˜‹

We went on a Pudsey Bear hunt in Whispers Woodland. We also played leaf monster. We had so much fun ๐Ÿ™‚

Fabulous fun on our bikes and balance bikes


15th November - 19th November 2021 


The 5 official rhymes we are learning:

Monday - Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes 

Tuesday - Incy Wincy Spider

Wednesday - Wind The Bobbin 

Thursday - Down in the Jungle 

Friday - Sleeping Bunnies 

Knowledge Organiser - Each Peach Pear Plum including World Nursery Rhyme Week (W/C 15.11.21 & 22.11.21)

๐ŸŽถ feed the birds ๐ŸŽถ The children made bird feeders. They are in Whisperโ€™s Woodland. We hope our friendly Robin will find them.

Baking pink pig cupcakes.

Phonics Fun - We have played silly soup to learn about alliteration and played pass the parcel with rhyming objects to learn about rhyme

Oh my! A real hedgehog was found on the KS1 playground. Mrs Cooper is going to take him to Brinsley Wildlife centre. He needs to be a lot bigger before he can live outdoors.

Friday November 5thโ€ฆโ€ฆ. Making a house for a hedgehog. Then fun with Autumn leaves ๐Ÿ

We are the Holly Hill band - exploring musical instruments and rhythm in Phonics

Nimble fingers at Holly Hill - developing our fine motor control

Knowledge Organiser - Pig in the Pond (W/C 1.11.21 & 8.11.21)

Oh my ! What a busy week. Painting with water colours. Experimenting with coloured ice. Mixing food colouring together to produce different colours. Learning to ride a bike. Then into our lovely woodland to visit Whisper.

Say hello to the kings & Queens of Whispers Woodland. What amazing crowns made from beautiful Autumn leaves .

Wow! What an amazing colourful week. From mixing our own paint to produce different colours. Making colourful cupcakes. Playing with coloured spaghetti and donโ€™t forget โ€ฆ. Happy Colour Day. When we came to nursery dressed in a variety of colours๐Ÿ™‚

Knowledge Organiser - The Mixed-Up Chameleon (W/C 4.10.21 & 11.10.21)

If you go down in the woods todayโ€ฆ. Youโ€™ll find the F1โ€™s โ€ฆ.. Enjoying story time. Searching for gingerbread men and jumping in muddy puddles. Great fun ๐Ÿ™‚

Investigating Autumn and exploring light and dark to make shadows

We do Dough Disco to build up strength in our little fingers and to develop our fine motor control.

Fine motor development | Playdough song | If you're happy and you know it

A fun playdough song to develop fine motor control and coordination - get your kids ready for writing! Easy to follow playdough routine which is 3 minutes lo...