07. June 2019
On Thursday we had an exciting visit to the Police Station. The Policewoman showed us the offices and the jail. Everyone had chance to try different police hats and coats. We also sat inside a police van. Suncream The sun has arrived! As it is sometimes very hot by the afternoon, when possible we will play outside in the mornings. Please can you put sun cream on your child in the morning before Kindergarten and bring a sun hat (sunglasses optional!). We will put more sun cream on if we go out...
31. May 2019
This week we started to plant some beans. We looked at some runner beans, soya beans and sugar snap peas and talked about what they would need to grow. Then we planted them in a glass jar with the seed pressed against the glass so that can watch them as they grow. In morning circle, we learnt a new German song ‘Morgens früh um sechs.’ We also looked at the clock and started to tell o’clock times, counting the numbers as the hour-hand travelled around the clock. The pre-school children...
24. May 2019
We all had a wonderful morning during our Father’s Day breakfast. The children were very proud to give their Daddy their superhero gifts and cards. And those daddies who couldn’t make it had an extra special of kindergarten-made biscuits! In morning circle, we learnt the letter ‘w’ and practiced counting to ten. The pre-school children have started to make their ‘school cones’, as they begin to think about starting school in September. Birthday Celebration We will be celebrating a...
17. May 2019
This week we began preparing for our Father’s Day breakfast. The children drew lovely pictures of their Daddy and thought of reasons why they love their Daddy. We are learning two poems about our daddies, one in German and one in English. We have also started to make superheroes using our handprints. In morning circle, we learnt the letter ‘v’ and practiced counting, reading and making 6. Father’s Day Breakfast We are looking forward to sharing breakfast with all the daddies. Our...
10. May 2019
This week was spent busily preparing for our Mother’s Day breakfast on Thursday. The children drew lovely pictures of their Mummy and thought of reasons why they love their Mummy. They also made a beautiful flower and biscuits for our celebration. During our celebration the children sang a song in English and shared a poem about Mother’s Day in German. In morning circle, we learnt the letter ‘u’ and practiced counting, reading and making 5. We also started to learn a German rhyme about...
03. May 2019
Welcome back after a lovely Easter break. This week we started our new theme, ‘Mummy’ in preparation for Mother’s Day. We talked in Morning circles about our own mummy and why they are so special to us. We will be celebrating with a Mother’s Day breakfast on Thursday 9th May and would love to be joined by as many mummies as possible. Water Play The water pump is back at the playground. On colder days children should where waterproof trousers and waterproof boots and on warmer days they...
18. April 2019
This week we prepared for our party and baked some super Easter biscuits, which we decorated ourselves. On Friday we had a super time playing games, hunting for eggs, decorating eggs and eating! We also said goodbye and thankyou to Lisa, wishing her all the very best on her new adventure in Czech. The preschool children learnt the letter ‘S’ and the new song. Sports No sports lesson the first week back after Easter, as Kindergarten is closed on Wednesday 1st May. New Cloakroom Routine The...
12. April 2019
This week we began our Easter theme. We started to learn a new German song "Stups, der kleine Osterhase". We startes to make our Easter baskets. The children have chosen to make either a woven basket or an Easter chick. On Friday we visited the Deutsches Museum. The children had a wonderful time building with big blocks and tubes. They also enjoyed exploring how the different wheels turned with cogs and belt chains. The preschool children learnt the letter ‘R’ and the new song. They found...
05. April 2019
This week we began to think about springtime. We talked in morning circle about all the plants we have seen that are starting to grow. Thinking about Easter, we talked about chicks hatching from eggs and learnt a new finger rhyme ’5 Eggs’. In morning circle we practiced a lot of counting forwards and backwards to ten and recognizing the numerals. The preschool children learnt the letter ‘Q’ and the new song. They also practiced spotting the difference between letters that can look the...
29. March 2019
This week we continued our weather topic thinking about windy weather. We started to make some super kites and learnt a new English song ‘Let’s go fly a kite’. In morning circle we practiced a lot of counting forwards and backwards to ten and recognizing the numerals. We also played some games to help our listening skills. The preschool children learnt the letter ‘P’ and the new song. They also searched for objects that started with ‘p’. Please remember children are only to brings...

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