Celebrating Chinese New year

Here are some of the activities Nursery participated in as they celebrated Chinese New year.

Ribbon dancing to Chinese music
Acting out the story of the Great Race
Role play with masks
Tasting Chinese food
Playing the cymbals for the Dragon dance

Traditional tales

In Nursery we have been looking at some of our favourite traditional tales, Goldilocks and the three bears, The three little pigs and The Gingerbread man. Here are some examples of the activities we have done.

Acting out the story of Goldilocks and the three bears with props.

Using role play puppets and masks

Ordering the bears by size
Making and tasting porridge
Building a house for the three little pigs
Ordering by size
Counting buttons for the Gingerbread man

Go Parks: Active Schools Challenge


The countdown is on… this half term get scanning those QR codes in your local parks (or try somewhere new) as the competition ends on October 31st! Coundon are currently in with a good chance of winning but it can only remain this way with your help! Visit the website for a full list of locations and discover some of the events that are happening in the city over half term too.

Go parks challenge

 October 1st – October 31st 2021. 

  • The Go Parks: Active Schools Challenge is back – and this time it has a cultural twist. 
  •  There will be 55 sites with QR codes across the City where you can take part – 14 more from the inaugural Active Schools Challenge in February. 
  •  This time – we have included several cultural venues to the places where you can win points. (e.g Transport museum, Lunt fort, Herbert) etc
  •  By scanning a QR code on a visit to a site, schools earn points for each scan. 

     There are awards for the winning schools 

    For a full interactive map of locations please visit – www.go-cv.co.uk/goparks  


    How can you take part?  
  • This City of Culture Special will require all entrants to be a Go CV member.  
  •  Go CV is a free scheme for Coventry residents.  Members benefit from offers and discounts on events, activities and attractions. 
  •  Non-Coventry residents will also be able to sign up. 
  •  This will enable you to enter much more easily, with a quicker entry process using the Go CV platform. 

     There are long-term benefits – discounted entry to leisure centres including The Wave and free entry to Transport Museum as well as flash offers and competitions 


    Try to do this before arriving at the park- then this will auto-save your details- no more filling out the form every time – YAY ! 



    BEST PART IS: You can visit more than one park per day for additional scans. This is no longer capped at one scan per day, providing it is not the same venue. Do not forget to select Coundon Primary to pledge your points. 

    Keep in the loop and get updates:  
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    • Twitter:@Coundonprimary  @CovSport | @SGOCoventryWest @SGOCoventryEast |@GoCVcard 
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Week 1 timetable:  


All our Nursery children should now have received their email login details and details on how to access Teams, should your child need to isolate at home. If you have not received this please email Nursery@coundon.coventry.sch.uk and we will send these to you.

Each week we will upload some activities for you to do at home linked to our theme.