Rowland Hill Nursery School & Children's Centre

Seasonal Calendar

Rowland Hill Nursery School and Children's Centre
Seasonal Learning Calendar
2020-2021

 

Autumn Term

 

Weekly shopping trips to purchase Process Cooking resources- start on Oct 2nd and then every Monday am

Celebrations/ Festivals

Off site visits/ On-site visitors (NB There may be a charge for some of these events)

Seasonal Events/Annual events

Charity Events

 Natural Thinkers

· Harvest: Sun 27th Sept

 

·Hindu - Diwali: Sat 14th Nov

 

·Sikh - Guru Nanak's Birthday: Mon 30th Nov

 

·Winter Celebration for Families: Wed 9th Dec

 

 ·Jewish - Hanukah: Fri 11th Dec

 

·Christian - Christmas: 25th Dec

·Shopper of the week starts : Fri 9th Oct (to purchase Process Cooking resources)

 

 ·School admissions to Reception - parent meeting with Haringey admissions: Tue 3rd Nov @ 8.45/ 12.45

 

·Clay Workshop with Resident Artist Cath - Autumn 2 (Thursday all day)

 

 

 

 

(NB There may be a charge for some of these events)

·National Teaching Assistant's Day: 16th Sep

 

 ·World Teacher's Day: 5th Oct

 

 ·Recycle Week: 20th -27th Sep

 

 ·Black History Month: October

 

·Walk to School Week: 5th - 9th Oct

 

·Welcome New Parents Workshop: 7th October

 

·Library starts: 12th Oct

 

·Daily Mile start: 12th Oct

 

·Terrific Tuesdays starts: 16th Nov

 

 

·International Education Week: 16th - 20th Nov

 

World Nursery Rhyme Week: 16th - 20th Nov

 

·Healthy Eating Week: 23rd - 27th Nov

 

· Big Soup Share Week: 5th - 9th Oct

·Children in Need: Fri 13th Nov. Children can come in wearing spots/ stripes for 50p donation

 

Forest School

·Oct: Over 3's groups to start Forest School

Sow/ Plant

·Sep: Plant Strawberry Runners

·Oct - Nov: Bulbs - Daffodils, Tulips, Crocus, Grape Hyacinths and Fritillarias - for garden and plant sale in spring term

·Early Nov: Runner Beans

·Nov - Hedge Saplings from Woodland Trust (planted with volunteers) 

Harvest

·Collect Pine Cones and Conkers

·Carrots & Beetroot

Jobs

·Collect Home Grown Fertilisers to Improve Soil

·Collect and Compost Leaves

·Mulch Soil Over Winter

·Prune: Raspberries, Gooseberries & Redcurrants

·Weeding and Clearing Dead Foliage

Wildlife

·Rabbits

·Hens

Spring term

 

 

Celebrations/ Festivals

Off site visits/ On-site visitors (NB There may be a charge for some of these events)

Seasonal Events

Charity Events

Natural Thinkers 

·Chinese New Year : 12th Feb - Year of th Ox

 

·Shrove Tuesday: 16th Feb

 

·Easter : 4th April 2020

·Science Museum Outreach - TBC

 

·'People Who Help Us'- Police Vist - 9th Mar

·Chicken Shed Theatre Company Sessions

·'Celebrating our Community' - International Day Project with Artist - Spring 2 - (Thursdays all day)

 

 

(NB There may be a charge for some of these events)

·Welcome New Parents Workshop: 25th Jan.

 

·National Storytelling Week: 1st - 5th Feb

·Internet Safety Week: 9th - 13th Feb

·World Book Day - 4th Mar

·Road Safety Week - TBC

·Science week: 15th - 19th Mar (10 Day Event from 12th Mar)

 

 

 

 

Plant Sale - Spring Flowers: Fundraising for London Wildlife Trust

Forest School

·Spring 2: New Over 3's to start Forest School

Sow/ Plant

·Feb: Sow Indoors - Peas in Guttering/ Lettuces

·End of March: Sow Indoors - Beetroot, Carrots, Bush Tomatoes, Herbs (Chives and Parsley)

Jobs

·Dig Over Beds

·Add Compost to Beds

Wildlife

·RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch: 25th - 27th Jan - TBC

· Tadpoles - TBC

· Hatching Ducks - 20th - 30th April

Summer Term

 

Celebrations/ Festivals

Off site visits/ On-site visitors (NB There may be a charge for some of these events)

Seasonal Events

Charity Events

Natural Thinkers 

·Id ul Fitr : 13th May

 

 Wesek Festival: 26th May

  

·Family Fun Day : 23rd July 2020

·Ally Pally @wild in the Park' programme - starting 11th May for 6 weeks

 

·Chicken shed sessions - every Thursday morning

    

·Sculpture Project with Artist - Summer 2 (Thursdays all Day)

 

 

(NB There may be a charge for some of these events)

· Earth Day: 22nd Apr

 

·Welcome New Parents Workshop: 5th May

 

 ·Walk to School Week: 20th - 25th May

 

 · Child Safety Week: 7th -13th June

 

 · Maths Week London 28th - 2nd July

 

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·Book Trust Pyjamarama: TBC

 

Forest School

·Summer 2: New Over 3's to Start Forest School

Sow/ Plant

·Apr: Sow Sweetcorn

·May: Sow Pumpkins

·From June: Successional Swoing Carrots, Beetroot, etc

Harvest

·May: Lettuces & Strawberries

·July: Raspberries

Jobs

·Weeding

·Watering

Wildlife

·Apr: Hatch Chicks/ Ducklings

·May: Caterpillars