Posts made in July, 2018

Zoolab Visit

Posted by on Jul 11, 2018 in News | 0 comments

Zoolab Visit

We invited Zoolab to visit Pre-school on 26th April 2018 bringing with them a range of insects and small animals. This was the first time Zoolab had visited us so we were all very excited. The presenter showed and told us facts about each insect including where they live, what they eat and about their bodies. We were all very brave and touched a snake, cockroach, giant snail and a gerbil. We also saw a tarantula, we weren’t allowed to touch her so we looked at her sleeping in her box and counted her eight hairy legs! All the children enjoyed the visit and we hope that Zoolab come and...

Read More

Parks Trust Visit

Posted by on Jul 11, 2018 in News | 0 comments

Parks Trust Visit

On 20th June 2018 we had our last Parks Trust visit to Stonepit Fields for the year. We continued to look at the seasons and how the area has changed during the summer. We looked at how the trees have now got lots of green leaves on them and all of the flowers which have grown taller than us. We spent lot’s of the session bug hunting. We used swing nets in the long grass and collected any bugs we found in bug pots. Lynn, the park ranger then helped us to identify what we had collected. We found butterflies, damsel flies, dragon flies,bees a shield bug, a spider, a grass hopper and lots...

Read More