CHINESE NEW YEAR February 2017

One of our parents came into the nursery to talk about the story of the Chinese Zodiac, using special home-made props. The children then cooked VEGETABLE SPRING ROLLS and played with a special Chinese tea set pretending to have tea. Later on we all did the Dragon Dance to the rhythm of Chinese music!

ITALIAN CARNIVAL February 2017

Party! Party! Party! Children celebrated the Italian Carnival making lovely masks and typical delicious Italian food called "Chiacchiere". In the afternoon a proper Carnival party went on!! Teachers and children dressed up in different costumes enjoying Italian music and dance!  

Christmas at Montessori Garden Nursery School

Our Christmas party kicked off with our Christmas tea tastefully prepared by our wonderful nutritionist putting fresh traditional roast on our tables. The children enjoyed helping to set up the table and the feast was entertained by traditional Christmas crackers. Our marvelous parents generously prepared dishes from their homes for everyone to share and enjoy … Continue reading Christmas at Montessori Garden Nursery School

Bonfire 2016

At Montessori Garden Nursery School we celebrated bonfire! During the day the children reproduced fireworks with paint, glitter and toilet roll stamps with surprising results! The children's creativity did not stop there, they also used┬ácoloured pieces of fabrics to reproduce fireworks in the classrooms. We also watched a video of London during bonfire night and … Continue reading Bonfire 2016

Black History month at Montessori Garden nursery school

At Montessori Garden Nursery School we discovered the textures, colours, outfits, stories and tastes of Africa during Black History month! Laura brought in a beautiful dress from Coffee Bay in South Africa and the children listened with interest the story of this dress. We read the story of "Handa's Surprise" and the children studied and … Continue reading Black History month at Montessori Garden nursery school