Gross, mid and fine motor

In Nursery the children work daily to develop their gross (shoulders and core), mid (elbows) and fine (fingers and hands) muscles. This builds the core strength needed for writing.

This is having a significant impact on learning as all children have secured a good pencil grip and can draw fine details and shapes. They are starting to learn phonemes (sounds) and how to write these with the corresponding letter.

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Growing and changing

There is lots of action in Nursery at the moment. The caterpillars have arrived and the children have started to photo and film them to document their development. Watch out David Attenborough Planet Earth 3 is underway!

 

There has been lots of planting. Some seeds are outside and some are inside and the children are noticing big differences in what is happening.

 

 

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