Aliens have landed in Nursery

In Nursery, we have been celebrating World Book Day all week! Today’s book was ‘Aliens Love Underpants’ by Claire Freedman and Ben Cort.  As well as reading the story, pinning numbered ‘pants’ on a washing line and using puppets to read the story, the children used clay to create their own aliens.

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Frozen experiments in Nursery continued….

This week we continued our exploration of frozen water.  Last time we noticed that if you poured water on the ice it seemed to melt quickly.  This time, we had some salt, sugar and flour in bowls to see if they could speed up melting. We noticed the salt helped melt the ice, but the sugar and flour didn’t.  We also had two different sized lumps of ice and observed them throughout the morning to see which one would melt first.

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