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Parachute fun

Parachute fun

(Posted on 28/03/19)

The Butterfly group have been using the parachute in the outdoor area. We did some really good listening, and worked together to lift it high and keep it low, shake it fast and shake it slowly! Trying to keep one football on the parachute as we moved it was quite easy. Then two footballs! Yes we managed that! But three footballs? Too heavy! One of the children suggested that three smaller balls might...

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Red Nose Day

Red Nose Day

(Posted on 28/03/19)

Well done everyone.  We collected £99.75 for Comic Relief.  Here are a few of your jokes"What do you call a sleeping dinosaur?" - "A dino-snore!!""What did the sea say to the sand?" - "Nothing it just waved!""What wobbles in the sky?" - "A jellycopter!""What does a cow do for fun?" -"Goes to the Mooovies!" 

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“Ha’en a wee jig n a bit o’ shortie”

(Posted on 25/01/19)

Today we are celebrating Scotland and the wonderful Rabbie Burns. I am of course extremely biased when extoling the virtues of Scotland – after all we all love home. As homes and where we live is part of our topic this half term it’s a good opportunity to learn of another country –listen to the music, have a wee dance and yes shortbread for snack !!We would love if our parents...

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Ofsted Result

(Posted on 24/01/19)

We now have our official letter and we are happy to report that we maintain Outstanding judgement and have many things to celebrate. Download the official report which will also be available on Ofsted's website on Wednesday 30th Janary.As a school we are always seeking the best for our pupils and have implemented a number of changes. We welcome the recommendations in the report...

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Letter from Katie Tyrie

(Posted on 15/01/19)

Dear ParentsWith Christmas but a distant memory its full steam ahead with what I think is often the most important term. A term where children are really extending their learning – developing skills and confidence and becoming independent learners always eager to explore and discover “what’s next!”All families should now have finalised their application for Reception Places...

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Christmas Wishes

Christmas Wishes

(Posted on 20/12/18)

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all at St Mary's Community Nursery School

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