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Catch Up Photo’s :-)

Hi Everyone, Still waiting patiently for Little Max’s arrival! It has been a while… sorry! So I am posting photo’s from the last 3 weeks! Beautiful art from Ponds and frogs week and some lovely pictures from our pond picnic. Recycling week and Creepy Crawly Insects week art projects!

Our World and Recycling week!

Thank you to everyone who has shown so much enthusiasm in getting our recycling program at EcoKids kick started. Our first collection of paper will be collected this week! Nearly a cube and a half of paper! Please remember: you can use the school as a drop off point for GLASS, TIN and PAPER recycling!

EcoKids – A home away from home

The house and home theme this week was wonderful, and despite the rain we really enjoyed ourselves playing house all over the school! It is so nice for me to see how comfortable the children are all feeling in their school space. They anticipate the routines, they know how we behave when we walk from the class to the studio or the kitchen, they sit on their own little spaces during ring time and roll up their own yoga mats!! I am sure many of you would be surprised at just how helpful and obliging your children are! Giving children small …

Mud Pie Kitchen = HAPPINESS!

When I told my Dad “We have to build a Mud Pie Kitchen!”, he looked at me the same way he did when I said to him..” I want to build a pre-school!”…. a mix of, you’re crazy but OK, I’m listening. In true style he got on with the project and in no time the structure was up! What a WONDERFUL place! It even has granite counter tops from the sink cut outs from the main kitchen! A lovely roof for shade which also makes it so cosy, the children really feel like it is a special kitchen for them to cook …

Pet and Vet Week was so much Fun!

Our Pets It was so wonderful to hear the children woofing, meowing, chirping and squeaking as they walked around the school! They hopped to the art studio like bunnies and swam back to class like fish! Every trip a different pet, too adorable!  BUT… the big excitement was our own class pets arriving this week! Thank you to Teacher Claire who has donated the most beautiful hamster cages and organised two beautiful baby hamsters for the Playful Pups and Busy Bugs. We welcome Lollipop and Jelly Bean to our school family! Teacher Lindsey brought fish and birds for us to observe …