Just look at what our nursery children are doing! They are so enthusiastic about their learning. They are showing determination and using the skills to saw, attach and design. They even revisit their plans and improve on what they have made.
We are very excited to have our new workbench in nursery! We have been using real tools on our workbench and making some great models.
First we learnt how to keep ourselves safe. We explored the tools and learnt about the best ways to use them.
We thought about how to keep ourselves safe and put hand prints on the bench so we knew how to keep our hands a safe distance away. We wore safety goggles to make sure we didn’t get anything in our eyes. There are rules we have to follow when we use the work bench and we have all been very good at listening to the rules and keeping ourselves safe.
We started off by exploring each tool one at a time and finding the safest and most comfortable way to use them.
Once we were confident we started to combine tools by cutting wood…
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Hard-working and determined, persevering and enthusiastic, these are words that I would use to describe this week’s Pride of Prince Edward. She has an absolute love of learning which makes teaching her a delight. She always has a positive ‘I can achieve anything’ attitude and relishes a challenge. She goes above and beyond in all lessons because she wouldn’t have it any other way. She lights up the room with her larger-than-life personality, demonstrating all the qualities of a Pride of Prince Edward all the time. Congratulations, you really deserve this!
What a superstar! This young man may only be in Y1 but he has already proved himself to be worthy of the Pride of Prince Edward. He has an amazing attitude to school and all of his learning. He is always eager to learn and always able to answer questions when asked. He always completes his work to the best of his ability and perseveres when things get a little bit tricky. He is a popular member of the class who is always kind to his friends! A perfect choice for the Pride of Prince Edward!