Learning About Hajj
Our trip to the local masjid during Ramadan
Doing our annual food bank collection.
Look there is alliteration on the bag!
You can pray anywhere.
Delivering food collected by the nursery.
Building community relationships.
Our children went to visit the local church and to give them a gift.
For the month of Rabi Al Awaal we look at Sunnah foods.
We are looking at the life cycle of Human beings.
We visited our local care home to have lunch and a chat with the residents
My friends were bit scared so I showed them how to look after Pearl the African snail
I am teaching my friend how to do their shoe laces.
When we want to share a toy in our nursery we use the timer so everyone gets a turn.
The Pre-schoolers went to the local library to join the Rhyme Time
Some children took an interest in looking at currencies used in the different parts of the world
We found a front in the nursery garden so this led us to look at different insects.
Visit to our local charity shop to donate some much needed clothes.
Celebrating the coming of Ramadan.
Getting ready to see the Ramadan moon.
We have been learning about recycling and looking after our environment. Children collected rubbish off the local church yard.
Children brought things in from home to sort out and put into our recycling bins.
Looking at different cultures and food. We learnt how to use chopsticks.
This year the nursery did the food bank collection in December so we can ensure those celebrating Christmas have enough food during their festive session. We had such a great response from our parents and local community, we were able to help so many families with all the food we collected. The nursery also had a visit from a local reporter who did an article about the nursery on the BBC news (please see link below)
Our Mindfulness session
Leading the prayer our imam gets ready to concentrate.
Tasting different sunnah foods “this is ….”
Learning sunnah way of sitting whilst trying sunnah foods.
All about me. Where do we come from?
Our visit to the sensory room
We made a Zen den so we can retreat into it and have some quite time to read our book
“Look, it is like our basket over there”.
Lets turn the page over. What do you think will happen next?
It was prayer time and the children decided to join in with the aunty.
Lets have a nice long stretch
We have been learning about Al Hijar
Making our buildings and cave
We all worked together to get the job done.
The end products of our paper mache activities
We went to visit our local museum to learn more about spiders
We start our circle time with surah Al Fatiha.
We are sorting our collected food into boxes so we can take it to the food bank.