On the afternoon of Friday 15th December the children in Reception noticed that a special door had appeared on the wall. Some of the children thought that it might be a magic elf door.
Jay decided to protect the door by putting a fence in front of it. He told everyone not to touch it or the elf would not come out.
Jay and some other children then put some toys in front of the door so that the elf had something to play with when he came out.
On Monday morning when the children came in they saw an elf and a letter addressed to them. We read the letter and found out that it was from Santa. It said that the elf was here to see all the lovely things that we do and that we needed to give him a name. We came up with some suggestions and we voted for our favourite. The elf was to be named ‘Macaroni’.
After playtime Macaroni had left us a little job to try. He wanted us to make a Christmas tree. Lots of the children had a go and these are the best!
The next day Macaroni left another job for us to do. He wanted us to make a Christmas wreath. Pera, Leah and Eve were the first children to make one. They were fantastic. At playtime Macaroni left them a little note and some treats for all of their hard work.
Later on in the day some other children had a go as well.
On Wednesday, Macaroni was so impressed with the work that Alexis, Charlie, Annelle and Khloe had done throughout the morning that he left them a note and some treats as well.