Outline of activities
1st September - Settling-in week. Talk about the summer holidays.
7th September - September is Fire & Safety month. Talk and discuss the importance of fire safety. Arts and crafts, stories and music.
14th September – Continue our topic about Ourselves.
21st September - Autumn. Discuss what happens in this season, display board, leaf printing, painting and rubbings. Nature walks to collect leaves and fir cones.
28th September - We will make cards for Grandparents Day (4th October). Usually we invite Grandparents to visit Nursery for a coffee morning, but this year due to COVID we will have to wait to see if this is possible. On 1st October we will celebrate National Poetry Day.
5th October - Plant bulbs for Christmas presents - discuss how things grow, continue with our topic work and, weather permitting, more nature walks to see the Autumn changes in the world about us.
12th October – Continue our topic about Ourselves.
19th October - Apple week - celebrate by tasting different English apples at snack time. Apple printing, songs and stories. Healthy eating will be discussed and emphasized. Cooking with cooking apples to observe the changes and eat at snack time.
26th October - Prepare for and celebrate Halloween (31st) - cut out pumpkins grown in our own garden – we hope for a bumper crop, painting, sticking, Meg and Mog stories etc.