Nursery Weekly Newsletter

Week Beginning 1st April 2019

My week at Nursery

Things I have been doing this week…

We have been making chocolate Easter nests.

Learning about alliteration and objects beginning with ‘e.’


Other things I may have enjoyed are:

Making Easter cards.

Matching egg halves to ten.

Having an Easter Egg hunt.

Using playdough to make a chick.

Colouring Easter egg pictures.

 Playing with eggs, spoons, chicks and egg boxes.

Decorating Easter headbands.


Stories and songs, we have taken part in this week…

The Easter story.

Ralph, the Easter bunny.

Singing the Jolly Phonics songs and learning letter sounds and actions.


FoOV Family Bingo Evening – Friday, 5th April – 6.30pm to 8.30pm (eyes down 7pm)

OV families and friends are invited to join us for a family bingo this evening. 

An adult book of 6 games = £5, flyer round = £1 (win an Easter treat, cash prize of £15 or £35)

Children ½ a book = £2.50, flyer £1 (win an Easter treat, local attraction ticket)

Refreshments will be available.  Thank you to everyone who made Easter cakes.


School Council – Sandcastle Competition – 29th April to 29th May

Over the break perhaps you can visit the beach and make a sandcastle for the School Council’s competition.  Please see attached for full information.


School Angel – Fundraising initiative

If you shop with your favourite brands online through Orchard Vale’s School angel link the retailers will make a donation to the school.  Please see the poster on the attached sheet for details of which retailers take part in this initiative.


Lunch menu for next week is ‘Week One” (see attached new Summer Term menu)


Diary Dates (don’t forget to check the school website, for up to date information)

Fri, 5th – Last day of school before Easter.

Mon, 8th to Mon 22nd April – Easter holidays.

Tues, 23rd April – Back to school after Easter.

Mon, 6th May – Spring Bank Holiday


Thank you for all of your support this term.

Have a fantastic Easter Holiday.       

Mrs Youll