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Wee Critters Visit

10th November 2020

We had a lovely day with Alan from Wee Critters. The children listened carefully and enjoyed finding out about a wide range of little creatures. We met William the snake, Scampy the skunk and a...

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Autumn Hunt

5th November 2020

After our Halloween Break we have been enjoying telling our class about our holiday news. We went on an Autumn Hunt and made sticky art pictures. We found lots of berries, leaves and sticks. We...

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Shssh! Christmas is coming!

2nd November 2020

I appreciate that it is rather early to be mentioning the ‘C’ but some children may have come home from nursery today talking about how they have been making a Christmas card in...

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Halloween Fun

15th October 2020

We had lots of fun before we finished for Halloween.  We developed our fine motor skills when we hammered nails into our pumpkins, we made witches' potions in our water tray and enjoyed scooping...

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Goldilocks and the Three Bears

8th October 2020

This week our work has focussed on Goldilocks. We have been busy playing in the cottage, enjoying the experience of wet and dry porridge oats and made our own models of Goldilocks. We have made our...

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Incy Wincy Week

30th September 2020

This week we have lots of fun at nursery. We have been thinking about Incy Wincy and helped him travel along the spout in the water tray and on the floor We got to stay for dinners and used our...

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Another Busy Week

18th September 2020

We have been practicing our safe walking feet inside the classroom and when we use the steps outside We have been trying to complete snack routine on our own We made a wall for our Humpty Dumpty and...

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Help returning to school

14th September 2020

Back to school can be stressful but this year multiply that feeling by a thousand. We are all adapting to new rules and procedures, which will take some time to get use to. This issue is dedicated to...

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Lunch and Snack Ideas

14th September 2020

Check out the zoom link on social media for lots of ideas for healthy lunches and snacks ...

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Our Amazing Outdoors!

14th September 2020

We have had a wonderful day exploring our new outdoor area. We followed our white cones and played at the bottom of the play area. We loved making music at the Music Wall and sliding down the slide....

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Kind Hands and Humpty Dumpty

10th September 2020

This week we have been learning about using kind hands and have read two stories called 'Hands are not for Hitting' and 'Kind hands'. We are all learning how to share with our nursery friends and...

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Can you help build Monkstown's Little Kingdom for Elves and Fairies?

4th May 2020

  Elves and fairies have been spotted in Monkstown Nursery and we need your help to build a magical elf and fairy garden for them to live in! We would love you to use anything you have at home...

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Admissions for September 2020

28th April 2020

This year the Education Authority (EA) are sending letters directly to the parents/guardians of pupils who have applied for a place in Nursery and are due to start in September 2020. These are due to...

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Hungry Caterpillar

20th April 2020

It is wonderful to hear about all the fun the children are having learning about the Hungry Caterpillar at home, They have been sorting the healthy food, practisig their counting and having lots of...

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Friends of Monkstown Self Care Evening

12th March 2020

Thank you so much to Ms Beattie and Mrs Wilson who organsied a wonderful Self Care Evening  on Tuesday. Every detail was covered from the invitations, to food, music and treatments. It was very...

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National Science Week

10th March 2020

This week is British Science Week and we used it as an opportunity to invite a real paleontologist into our classroom. Filippo came from Queens University in Belfast. He showed us his special...

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Reading Week

10th March 2020

Last week we had a wonderful week in school as we love to read. The children in the full time room looked at the stories by Sue Hendra and read the tales of Supertato, Oliver's Wood, Simon Sock,...

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Non uniform Day raised £70 for Children's Cancer Charity

13th February 2020

We were really pleased that our fundrasing efforts before Christmas allowedus to present a cheque for £70 to the Children's Cancer Charity and the 'Save a Seat for Henry' appeal. Thank you to...

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Stay and Play

12th February 2020

We loved having all our special people to play before the half term holidays. It was great for everyone to see just how busy we get at nursery. ...

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Valentine's Fun

12th February 2020

We loved making our Valentine's shortbread and preparing our art work and cards. We have been talking about the special people in our lives and how we show we care. ...

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