February 2016 Activities

February is a very yummy month with the children making edible Valentines as well as enjoying fluffy pancakes on Shrove Tuesday and celebrating Chinese New Year with a special themed menu.

Chinese New Year

Week Commencing 1st February

This week kicks off National Green Week where the children will start to learn ideas about how we can look after the environment by adopting Green habits.

Week Commencing 8th February

Nursery shall be celebrating Chinese New Year "The Year of the Monkey" with a Chinese themed menu for lunch throughout the week.

Shrove Tuesday means pancakes! and we shall be serving up a big stack for snack time with lots of lovely, healthy toppings.

On the creative side, the children will making Valentine cards to bring home for their loved ones as well as baking special Valentine's biscuits to enjoy.

Week Commencing 15th & 22nd February

February is National Dental Health month. Practitioners will be using Smiley the crocodile to teach the children about the importance of looking after their teeth as well as watching an on-line story called Visit the Dentist with Marty to enhance their learning.

The children will be getting creative and using their individual talents to create lovely Chinese lanterns to herald the end of the Chinese New Year celebrations with a special lantern festival.