Continuing with our Jack and the beanstalk topic we had a story teller from the Scottish story telling centre.She engaged the childrens imagination pulling out Various characters and […]
In the nursery our current topic is Jack and the beanstalk. This began with the story being read to the children.It has sparked a lot of imagination. The children wanted […]
In the nursery we have been focusing on Scottish traditions. We have been introducing the children to lots of traditions including today a local highland dance teacher came in and […]
The Festive Season is in full flow at the nursery. The children put on a great dance show for parents. Then we all walked to Oaklands where they sang Christmas […]
The children have embraced the festive season.They did a great job decorating the nursery Christmas tree.The Christmas countdown has begun with our Advent Calendar. Mia said”It counts how many day’s […]
On Thursday the children were very busy baking with Mrs Gosman for our fundraising event. On Friday 17th we had a bake sale in the outdoor classroom for the parents […]
On Monday we visited South Morningside Library. Rhona read some lovely stories which all the children enjoyed. Isla said “I liked the snake one that gobbled everything up” Flynn ” I […]
On our weekly trip to the woods we generally pass people out walking their dogs.This week we were lucky to see two people out riding their horses.
The children got dressed up in their favourite characters’ costumes to celebrate world book day and not to be left out the staff joined in too as ‘Aliens love underpants’ […]
As we are above the snow line at the nursery we had a day in the snow on Thursday. We all wrapped up well and had lots of fun running […]
On a weekly basis the nursery go on a forest kindergarten programme to the woods. On their last week a primary 1 class joined them for some adventures.
Today we got the bus down and back to Morninside library. Rhona read some lovely stories to the children.
Over the last few weeks in the Nursery we have had fun celebrating Burns and followed by Chinese New Year. During these celebrations the children have taking part in a […]
This week at the nursery we had our dancing shoes on. The children enjoyed a ballet session from Angela Watson. They also had a great time at the first of […]
On Friday the morning children visited Oaklands nursing home. The residents and staff were very welcoming to the children and the children sang beautifully.Check out some of their songs below. […]
To raise money for Children in Need 2016, the children came dressed in spots. Thank you to the parents for their support and generous donations.
This week at the nursery we had a couple of visitors. The first visit came from Dexter. He was keeping us updated with the best way to brush our teeth and why […]
At the weekend we had a garden working bee to start outrage garden renovations. Thank you to all of the parents who gave up their Satursday morning to come along […]
In South Morningside Nursery we have introduced and are enjoying weekly visits to the woods. The children are having a great time building their confidence and becoming successful learners in a […]
On Monday morning the rain held off enough to have our sports day. All the children took part in various races. They cheered each other on, but the biggest cheer […]
The Nursery children have been having their transition visits to Dean Bank. The story of The Rainbow Fish is our transition learning to Primary 1 focusing on friendship and sharing. […]
The nursery had their summer trip to Pilton retreat at Ratho. We all had lots of fun in the sun playing in the parks, face painting, treasure hunt, parachute play […]
The children enjoying snack time in the sun at Deanbank. The children were using their listening skills, following instruction as well as learning the routines of primary 1.There will be […]
In the nursery we have weekly sessions using the big hall at the church building. Last week we used the parachute. As you can see the children all had a […]