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Welcome to Ferney Lee Nursery
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We settled into life at Ferney Lee so very quickly. We are already showing confidence to explore every area of both our indoor and outdoor classroom, whilst having lots of fun getting to know each other. Have a look at the photos to see how quickly we're settling and some of the interests we are already sharing and learning more about together.
After a great debate about whether a goat in the story, 'Hippo has a hat', was indeed a goat or perhaps actually a sheep, cow or camel, we were inspired to find out more and listen to, act out and retell more stories with goats. Some of us were driven to find out more about the real animals from other sources, learning that both sheep and goats can indeed have horns and noticing similarities and differences. Our attention has since been taken to spiders as we see more and more inside our school and homes this Autumn time and are keen to share our thoughts and feelings about them. We have really enjoyed watching and caring for spiders, learning about their eight legs and eight eyes and creating our own webs and spiders. The Very Busy Spider, By Eric Carle is now a popular story with us both at group times and during our free play. We can even join in all the repeated refrains and question a characters choices! Our morning Circle Time is supporting us to get to know each other quickly, to wait our turn and feel valued. We are currently enjoying taking turns to throw our cotton wool fly on our sticky spider's web during our Circle Time and learning lots of songs and actions!
Information about our nursery
All three year-olds are entitled to 15 hours of free nursery education. Some, are eligible for 30 hours. However, at Ferney Lee, we have taken the decision to offer 30 hours free Nursery education to ALL families.
For more information about this please contact the school office.
School meal - £2.50 (your child can bring a packed lunch if they choose)
To find out if you are eligible for Free School Meals, please contact the school office.
Meet the staff...
Mrs Haymer - Class Teacher (Monday to Thursday)
Mrs Nisah - Class Teacher (Friday)
Miss Firth - Teaching Assistant
Ferney Lee Road, Todmorden,
Lancs, OL14 5NR