Lovacott Nursery Blog

Easter Activities

Easter Activities

A week full of Easter activities with lots of Easter egg hunts inside and out of nursery. The children searched high and low for the brightly colored numbered eggs and then  counted them to check we had successfully found them all.The children have been making Easter...

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Growth of Daffodils

Growth of Daffodils

Over the last few weeks the children have explored both growth and decay of daffodils around the perimeter of nursery.  They have showed excitement to take frequent walks around to check on the growth of the daffodils, moniotoring the sizes and counting the amount on...

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Red Nose Day 2022

Red Nose Day 2022

What a busy day the children have had celebrating Red Nose Day 2022. We have had lots of sensory experiences such as spaghetti, rice and sensory bags. The children found all things red, iced their own red nose biscuit and painted red noses. We all played a game of...

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Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day

We hope you all had a wonderful Valentine’s Day yesterday. We have celebrated Valentine’s Day today by talking about all those who we love and whom are special to us. The children made heart biscuits, beautiful cards using different media such as real rose petals and...

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Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

What an exciting day filled with celebrations for the start of Chinese New Year. We have had busy hands crafting using paper to create lucky red envelopes, hanging paper lanterns and mark making using paint and cotton buds, taking on our own interpretations Of Chinese...

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W/C: 8th- 12th February 2021

W/C: 8th- 12th February 2021

With a week of cold icy windy weather, what better way to learn, than to use this to our advantage. The children have been busy designing and making kites, ready for their windy adventures in the garden. Such a great way to stay warm in the blustery wind! They...

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The importance of sensory play

The importance of sensory play

Children learn to express themselves and their feelings through a range of play. Giving children access to sensory exploration using different media, will allow children to express themselves through physical actions, expressions or sound. Here are a few sensory...

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A mathematical kind of week!

A mathematical kind of week!

1st- 5th February 2021 The children experienced organising and categorising objects together, using counting words and different mathematical language. It was lovely to see our younger children emptying and filling containers or watch them create simple structures....

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What an exciting week at Lovacott nursery!

What an exciting week at Lovacott nursery!

25th- 29th January 2021   What an exciting week at Lovacott nursery. Here are few things we have been up this week.... On Monday we celebrated ‘Burns Night’, commemorating the life of the poet, Robert Burns. We learnt about his Scottish culture, listened to some...

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Look at all the fun we have had this week……

Look at all the fun we have had this week……

We have explored the icy, snowy, watery tuff tray with the bears, tried to work out how to melt our giant blocks of ice using different tools and equipment, continued to dive our hands into the Jelli Baff, created snowy animal/ dinosaur footprints using paint, became...

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What a great start to 2021!

What a great start to 2021!

 What a great start to 2021, we are so pleased to see so many smiley, happy children return to nursery!! This week the children have been talking about the chilly, cold weather and noticed ice on the toys outside. We have extended this interest with activities based...

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