The children in Bluebells at our Daisy Hill nursery have recently been doing lots of role play in the home corner! In particular they have been interested in making teas/coffee... so the staff set up a 'tuff tray' with tea bags, coffee, milk, jugs and a kettle to extend the interest in this and gave lots [...]
The babies at our Daisy Hill Nursery have been exploring with shaving foam. They really enjoyed playing with it on their arms, face and hands and clapping to make it splatter. Looks like a lot of fun!
The babies at our Daisy Hill Nursery have been exploring paints with their hands recently. They happily mixed the different colours together and were amazed to see the new colours they had made.
The pre-school children at our Daisy Hill Nursery all get the opportunity to visit our Heaton Nursery woodland area. Their Forest School practitioner, and two other practitioners, take a group of six children and they have a fantastic time exploring and discovering in the woods. Last week the group really enjoyed looking for birds and birds [...]
The pre-school children at our Daisy Hill Nursery have turned the home corner into a coffee shop! They have been developing their mathematical development through pouring and emptying, exploring amounts and counting. The children have also been developing their literacy and reading skills as they have been writing down orders and looking at menus. This experience [...]
The Bluebells children at our Daisy Hill Nursery have been enjoying lots of sensory play recently. They have enjoyed exploring with cornflour and lots of other malleable materials.
The children in the Snowdrops room at our Daisy Hill Nursery have really enjoyed playing with shredded paper. They loved throwing it up in the air and feel it land on their faces when it came down on them. They also enjoyed exploring the texture with their hands. Looks a lot of fun!
The Children at our Daisy Hill Nursery have recently celebrated Halloween in a variety of scary ways. The staff and children all dressed up in costumes and danced to spooky music. They brought and carved their own pumpkins and explored the texture and smell of the insides. The children in all rooms decorated buns to take home [...]
The babies at our Daisy Hill Nursery have been busy exploring the texture of the paint on their hands and arms. They also liked mixing the different colours together and looking at the marks they made on the paper.