Greenfield Primary School

Welcome to Greenfield Primary School.

This week we have...

Here you will be able to keep up to date with what we have been learning about at Nursery. You may wish to have a go at some of the activities if your child is continuing learning at home for the time being.

w/c 1st June

This week we begun a new theme 'Minibeasts'. We spent a week learning about spiders. Next week we will be learning about ladybirds. Here are some of the activities the children took part in during the week.

The Very Busy Spider - Animated Children's Book

The Very Busy Spider by Eric Carle

w/c 8th June

This week we will be learning about ladybirds. There are some lovely picture books about ladybirds, I wonder whether you have any at your house? At Nursery, we will be reading 'The Bad Tempered Ladybird', and talking about how to be a kind friend.


We have already started gathering new information about ladybirds. Maybe you could see how many new things you can learn about ladybirds this week. Did you know ladybirds can have up to 20 spots? Take a look at some ideas you can make and do like us as you learn from home.

🐞 Kids Book Read Aloud: THE BAD-TEMPERED LADYBIRD by Eric Carle | StoryTime with Miss Randall

🐞 The Bad-Tempered Ladybird by Eric Carle. QUESTIONS AND ACTIVITIES BELOW ⬇️ Description: The Bad-Tempered Ladybird picks fights with every animal he meets, ...

w/c 15th June

This week we will be exploring one of the classic favourite mini-beast books 'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' by Eric Carle. There are lots of lovely activity ideas on twinkl relating to this book, so take a look. 

Children at Nursery will be learning about the life cycle of butterflies, creating butterfly artwork, and exploring doubling and symmetry. 

The Very Hungry Caterpillar - Animated Film

w/c 22nd June

This week we will be learning all about bees. Our story of the week will be 'Bumblebear' by Nadia Shireen. We will explore how bees make honey and make honey biscuits. The recipe for this is in a new home learning pack we are busy putting together to keep you busy over the next few weeks.


Nadia Shireen reads Bumblebear!

w/c 29/6/20

This week we will be learning all about worms! Our story of the week will be 'Superworm' by Julia Donaldson. We will be making a wormery, string painting, making worm sock puppets and using playdough to make worms of different lengths to make size comparisons. If your child is not currently attending Nursery, you can collect a new home learning pack from the school office asap.

Superworm! Read aloud children's book

w/c 6/7/2020

This week we have begun a theme of transport and 'things that go'. How many different types of transport can you think of at home? The children painted all of their ideas. We will upload some photos of our learning as the week goes on.

Singing Hands: The Wheels on the Bus - Makaton Sign Language