Budding Scientists

We have two budding scientists at our Summerfield nursery! Through play, they are learning to share and take turns and work together for a purpose. The children were focused and concentrating whilst experimenting with what happens when colours and textures mix. They were also learning about capacity and the mathematical language for full, empty and half [...]

2018-08-21T13:16:35+01:00April 27th, 2018|Summerfield|

Easter Fun at Ravensthorpe

The children had a wonderful time over Easter. They had lots of fun exploring exciting activities including making Easter nests using a variety of ingredients and they especially enjoyed seeing the chocolate change consistency from solid to liquid then back again. The children also took part in an Easter egg hunt where the nursery practitioners hid [...]

2018-08-21T13:30:31+01:00April 24th, 2018|Ravensthorpe|


At Mayfield the children always enjoy exploring the world through role play, music, small world and block play, they also experiment with media and materials by modifying and manipulating them. This helps them to use their imagination and share ideas. We continue to support this by setting up new and exciting activities daily, this then encourages [...]

2018-08-21T13:37:03+01:00April 23rd, 2018|Mayfield|

Fun at the Park

Today the pre-school children at Barkerend made the most of the beautiful sunny weather, as they enjoyed a walk to their local park. Where the children ventured on to the slide, swings and the roundabout, they found this highly enjoyable and had a great deal of fun. The children showed skills such as independence, a can-do [...]

2018-08-21T13:42:44+01:00April 20th, 2018|Barkerend|

Easter Fun at Owlet

The babies at our Owlet nursery have been busy making their Easter baskets. They used their arm muscles to help to stir the mixture which in turn helps them to develop their early mark making skills. They were being creative and learning about how things are made by seeing the delicious ingredients mixing together. They were [...]

2018-08-21T13:54:41+01:00April 16th, 2018|Owlet|