Truff Tray fun!

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 [...]

2019-06-07T15:50:08+01:00June 7th, 2019|Daisy Hill|

Forest Fun!

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 [...]

2019-02-11T15:10:12+01:00February 12th, 2019|Daisy Hill|

Coffee Shop Open!

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 [...]

2019-02-05T15:04:33+01:00February 8th, 2019|Daisy Hill|

The Bluebells children at our Daisy Hill Nursery were exploring the snow recently. They enjoyed making footprints, feeling the texture and tried to make snowballs!  Some children used their fingers to write their names in the snow.  Chilly fun!!

2019-01-24T16:13:06+01:00January 30th, 2019|Daisy Hill|

Shredded Paper Fun!

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!

2019-01-17T15:07:23+01:00January 21st, 2019|Daisy Hill|

Halloween 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 [...]

2018-11-20T16:09:43+01:00November 23rd, 2018|Daisy Hill|