Early Years Diary – 23rd November 2020

Ladybirds 0 – 12 months The Ladybirds have been completing some Christmas craft and exploring the different textures of the materials we used. For example feeling the fluffy cotton wool for our snowmen.  We have also been exploring sound using the musical...
Why do we need to waste food?

Why do we need to waste food?

In UK homes £12.5 billion worth of food that could have been eaten is thrown away every year. This equates to a national average of £700/year for families with children, £60/month. Wasting food is not only an issue in our homes but also in schools. At Kingsley, we...
Christmas Crafts for Boarders

Christmas Crafts for Boarders

This weekend, Kingsley boarders were treated to a special Christmas Craft Day with Headteacher Mrs Jackson, Mrs Whaley and Valeria. The group went to the school woods armed with gardening gloves and snips to choose foliage to make their own Christmas wreaths before...

Blue Peter badges for Kirsty

Blue Peter badges are coveted items! There are six different badges that are available for different achievements. Kirsty has been awarded three Blue Peter badges in the last few months and here she tells us more about what she had to do to get them....

Early Years Diary – 16th November 2020

Ladybirds 0 – 12 months This week we have been playing with the sensory toys and developing our senses through touch and feel. The laydbirds have enjoyed discovering all the sounds and different textures and shapes. Next week we will begin our Christmas craft...