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Week commencing Monday 30th September - Friday 11th October 2019


During this topic we will be focusing on our community of Pinxton. We will be discussing with the children different places to visit within our village; shops, pond, butchers, hairdressers. We will be providing the children opportunities to talk about places they have visited and who they went with. Our focus song for this topic will be '5 currant buns in a bakers shop'


Toddler Room Focus Books - Come on Daisy!, The big out and about book, when I grow up, first time nursery and first time doctor.

Baby Room Focus Books - Red worm, Sophie's busy day, Pets, Peekaboo baby and in the garden. 


 Toddler room creative activities; decorating junk boxes, potato printing, gluing and sticking collage, sticking with porridge oats and printing with letters. 

Baby room creative activities; ball rolling, printing with Duplo, dribbling glue, free painting with scented paints, leaf printing. 


Our toddler room role play area will be turned into a 'hairdressers' with a range of equipment e.g. hairdressers set, mirrors, chairs, dolls, goldilocks book, aprons, till, tea set, money and wigs. 

Our local lollipop lady Janet, came to visit the under 3's this morning. Our focus topic is 'Our Community' we have been talking about different people who help us within our village of Pinxton. Janet spoke to the children about her job role and the uniform she must wear. Janet read a fantastic book to the children called 'Emergency Vehicles' All the children listened really well and sat nicely on the carpet. We said a big thank you to our lollipop lady for coming to visit us! Tuesday 8th October 2019 Please see some of our photos below from our special visit.

Toddler Room Focus Books