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Please see Learning button below and in Parents tab, Letters for translation -- Summer Holidays start on Monday 25th July 2022 and children in YR 1 and YR 2 to return to school on Monday 5th September 2022 - 1st and 2nd of September 2022 are Inset Days - Children in Nursery and Reception will receive a letter informing you of the start date and time - If you have any questions, please contact the school office -
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Maytree Nursery andInfants' SchoolCaring, Sharing, Aiming High

Welcome toMaytree Nursery andInfants' SchoolCaring, Sharing, Aiming High

Nature Nurture

Growing plants and foods in schools is an important learning opportunity. It encourages and facilitates learning and is particularly relevant to science and emotional health. It helps build life skills, encourage enterprise, employment related, and horticultural skills.

 

Activities like gardening can improve awareness and understanding of the natural environment and its importance to us. Being aware of nature and our surroundings also promotes health and wellbeing, particularly in relation to diet and nutrition.

 

Achieving the Nurturing nature star

 

We have been growing plants outside in our Woodland areas as well as having classroom plants to take care of. Mrs Goatley runs a lunchtime gardening club where children focus on different gardening skills. In the Summer Term we have a Sunflower growing competition where all children get involved.

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