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Nursery menu W/C 14th November 2016

If you are wanting to plan you meals in advance here is what your children will be enjoying at nursery the week commencing 14th November 2016 – Please note due to us purchasing our meat fresh on the day we have had to make a slight alteration to this weeks menu.  Please see higlighted text for poultry swap due to availability. Monday Dinner –

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Toddlers make and explore ice

Yesterday the children and practitioner’s decided to make some ice for the children’s play the following day. The same children who made the ice remembered what they had done the previous day and told the girls where they needed to go to get it from the freezer. The boys were full of enthusiasm and used lots of descriptive language to describe what had happened

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The big build continues

The pre-school children have been hard at work over the past two days putting the finishing touches to the structure of their den. The den now has a roof and has been given a lick of paint. We are looking forward to seeing how the interior develops next.

Dates for your Diary

  March Tuesday 22nd – Easter snack in the park – Toddlers – 10.00am (letter to follow) Tuesday 22nd – Easter egg hunt & tea in the park – 2.45pm meeting at the band stand Friday 25th – Good Friday – Closed Monday 29th – Easter Monday – Closed   April Monday 18th – chick & duck eggs arriving – Pre-School   May Monday

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Babies in the Park

Today our babies wrapped up warm and went for a lovely walk to Pudsey park to visit the animals. They had a great time looking at all the fish and different animals whilst snuggled up all cosy and warm in their prams. Christine and Penny talked to the children about the different animals they could see. Al the babes liked the bunnies running round

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Water fun in the garden

Spring finally feels like it has arrived today at nursery. To celebrate this children and staff have set up a water area in the top play area using a variety of materials they have found from around the garden. The children helped collect an assortment of resources and with the staff created structures that would allow them to pour water through, water from above

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The Big Build – We are using scrap wood to build a den using real tools

The big build is under way…. the pre-school children have had a busy morning outside with Helen pondering on how they can start their construction project with the materials we had so far. We now have the starts of a floor and our first wall has been started. The children really enjoyed using the nails and hammers to attach the different pieces of wood to

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It’s The Gruffalo

We have been exploring textures this week in our toddler unit so we have decided to enhance our book area with this lovely interactive Gruffalo story corner.  We have introduced a variety of natural resources that are found in the story along with puppets, prompt words and instruments so the children can create the sounds made in the woodland.

Halloween Events

We hope you can all join us for our spooky Halloween events on Friday 30th October, please see below for details: Babies – will be opening their doors for a coffee morning 10.00am-11.00am Toddlers- Will be meeting at the park at the band stand 10.00am-11.00am for a spooky snack and play Pre-school – will be meeting in the park at the band stand for

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