Nursery - RED CLASS

Welcome to the Nursery Class Page. We are the Baby Sharks.

Mrs Hesselworth - Class Teacher Mrs Hesselworth
Mrs Vaughan - Teaching Assistant Mrs Vaughan
Miss Groombridge - Teaching Assistant / Administration Assistant Miss Groombridge
Mrs Willson - Teaching Assistant Mrs Willson
Mr Kearney - Teaching Assistant Mr Kearney

For any queries regarding our Nursery admissions during our closure, please see the Admissions page under the Key Information section of our website.

The nursery offers both 15 hours and 30 hours per week during term times, depending on individual funding. These are provided in either a morning, an afternoon or all-day sessions. The Nursery offers an early drop for a £1 Charge. Extra sessions can be offered depending on Nursery availability. These sessions will have an extra charge of £15 for 3 hours. We do not accept children under 3 years of age.

  • AM: Monday to Friday 09:00 to 12:00
  • PM: Monday to Friday 12:00 to 15:00
  • All-day: Monday to Friday 09:00 to 15:00

Our topics this year are:

  • Term 1: All About Me
  • Term 2: Colours
  • Term 3: Nursery Rhymes
  • Term 4: More Fantastic Stories
  • Term 5: Growing/ Food
  • Term 6: People At Work

Home Learning

We now have our class email address up and running and would love to hear from you with messages or pictures of what you have been doing whilst at home! We are also here for any questions or queries you may have, please do not hesitate to email us at the following email address:

Baby Sharks Class:

Home curriculum sheet

Nursery home learning routine

Topic-Based Home Learning 

Thank you to all the children and parents of Shatterlocks Nursery 2019-2020. Although it has been a confusing time for all, we have enjoyed teaching each and everyone one of your children and wish them all the best of luck for September. Please see below some summer activities you may wish to do with your children.

Thank you for all your hard work and continued support. We hope you have a lovely summer.

Home learning summer activities

Garage / Schools

Home Learning Resource

Hairdressers / Pharmacist / Opticians

Home Learning Resource

The Supermarket / The Shops

Home Learning Resource

Handa's Surprise / The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Home Learning Week 5

Jack and the Beanstalk / The Enormous Turnip

Home Learning Resource

Titch / Jasper's Beanstalk

Home Learning Resource

Easter Holiday Activities

Home Learning Resource - Easter Activities

The Gingerbread Man / The Three Little Pigs

Home Learning Resource

Thank you for all your hard work supporting your child's home learning through this extremely difficult and confusing time. We hope you have found our online resources helpful in organising activities for your child. Please enjoy these photos sent in of our amazing Baby Shark pupils completing their home learning activities. We hope you are all staying safe and following the government guidelines.

Term 4 2020

More Fantastic Stories!

Week 4 - Little Red Riding Hood

20th March - Nursery Newsletter

Week 3 - Each Peach Pear Plum

13th March - Nursery Newsletter

Week 2 - Pass the Jam Jim

6th March - Nursery Newsletter

Week 1 - Rosie's Walk

28th February - Nursery Newsletter

Term 3 - 2020

Nursery Rhymes

Our topic this term has been 'Nursery Rhymes'. We have been learning all about a mixture of different nursery rhymes from 'Polly Put the Kettle on' to 'It's raining, It's Pouring'. We made lots of different fantastic things to decorate our classroom and even spent a whole week learning all about Brazil! Here are some of the pictures from our busy term.

Week 6 - It's Raining, It's Pouring / I Hear Thunder

14th February - Nursery Newsletter

Week 5 - The Grand Old Duke of York / Sing a Song of Sixpence

7th February - Nursery Newsletter

Week 4 - Multi-Cultural Arts Week Brazil!

Our selected country for Multi-Cultural Arts Week was Brazil! Please enjoy some photos of us crafting different things to celebrate the country Brazil. You can see all of our different creations hung proudly on display in our classroom or on our Brazil display in our foyer.

31st January - Nursery Newsletter

Week 3 - Mary, Mary Quite Contrary / Little Bo-Peep

24th January - Nursery Newsletter

Week 2 - Row, Row, Row Your Boat / 1,2,3,4,5 Once I Caught a Fish Alive

17th January - Nursery Newsletter

Week 1 - I'm a little teapot / Polly put the kettle on

10th January - Nursery Newsletter

Term 2 - 2019


Our topic this term has been 'Colours'. We have been learning all about mixing different colours, made beautiful bright fireworks and used colour in lots of different ways to enhance our maths and literacy skills! We have also celebrated Christmas with our friends and enjoyed making all of our Christmas crafts to take home and share with our families. Here are some of the pictures from our busy term. 

The nursery team would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We hope all the children enjoy their well deserved rest and look forward to seeing them for lots more learning and fun in Term 3!

Week 7 - More Christmas Celebrations!

13th December - Nursery Newsletter

Week 6 - Christmas Celebrations!

6th December - Nursery Newsletter

Week 5 - Celebrations!

29th November - Nursery Newsletter

Week 4 - Maths in Colour!

22nd November - Nursery Newsletter

Pudsey Fun Day!

We raised £50.00 for Children in Need! Thank you to all the parents who joined us for some fun activities with their children and for all your generous donations.

Week 3 - Children in need!

15th November - Nursery Newsletter

Week 2 - Remembrance!

8th November - Nursery NewsletterPudsey Fun Day Poster

Week 1 - Mixing colours/ Fireworks!

1st November - Nursery Newsletter

Term 1 - 2019

All about me!

Our topic this term has been 'All about me'. We have been learning all about our likes and dislikes, our different emotions and all the different actions we can do with our bodies. Here are some of the pictures from our busy term.

Week 7 - My feelings!

18th October - Nursery Newsletter

Week 6 - My likes and dislikes!

11th October - Nursery Newsletter

Week 5 - My name!

4th October - Nursery Newsletter

Week 4 - My Body!

27th September - Nursery Newsletter

Week 3 - All about me!

20th September - Nursery Newsletter

Week 2 - Getting to know you!

We have had a busy first full week at nursery! This week we have spent some time getting to know our teachers and making lots of new friends! We have thoroughly enjoyed playing with the toys in our nursery and getting to enjoy our brilliant outside area too!

Week 1 - Welcome to our new pupils and welcome back!


We hope you had a super summer break and we are delighted to welcome you all back for the start of the new school year. We have lots of exciting things planned for the year ahead, including the new way in which we run our fantastic nursery. We now offer all day sessions. Please see the nursery office for more information.

Baby Sharks Class 2019-2020