Peekaboo is an amazing game to play with babies which continues to roll down the generations creating as much fun and laughter today as it ever did for both baby and adult alike. Babies learn through this game that even when you cannot see something it still continues to exist until you see it again, this [...]
World Book Week at Dewsbury saw the Daisy Room dressing up as Dinosaurs as they explored playing with them and looking at their favourite Dinosaur books. Getting ‘Babies into Books’ gives them so much experience in all areas of development, as it helps babies to focus and relax. By showing babies how to use a book [...]
Our Dewsbury Nursery have been on a trip to visit the Hepworth Gallery in Wakefield where the children had an amazing day out! At the gallery the children were given Sculpt and Play Bags so they could find different sculptures to sit next to and have a go at making them with the dough in the [...]
The children at our Dewsbury Nursery celebrated the Royal Wedding with a Royal tea party. They played traditional games, made Royal crowns and dressed up, all enjoying a fancy afternoon tea party. Don’t they look smart?
We have always loved the wonderful gardens at Dewsbury Children’s Place but imagine their surprise when they found they were sharing their gardens with a Mother duck and her six little ducklings. Their nest was hidden in the lavender plant and today Mummy duck decided to take her babies for a walk around the garden creating [...]
***SAVE THE DATE 23rd June 2018*** Our Dewsbury Nursery is very excited to announce that they are hosting an Ugly Ball Birthday Party. Put the date in your diary and start planning your fancy dress costume!
The March Training Day saw practitioners gain an understanding and then delve into the world of Loose Part Play through the eyes of children. Loose Part Play offers children limitless possibilities, becoming an endless learning environment they can explore. It allows children to invent, construct, modify and evaluate using their never-ending ideas and imagination. By using [...]
The children in the Daisy Room at Dewsbury have been exploring mark making whilst thinking about Spring and using colours that they have recently seen. In their garden, some of the plants are beginning to bloom and the children have seen pink and white blossom, yellow daffodils and brightly coloured crocus flowers. It is lovely to [...]
At Dewsbury nursery, Harry Potter was a firm favourite for World Book Week in the Sunflower Room. So, for the first time ever the pre-school room was transformed into ‘Hogwarts’. All of the children had lots of fun writing with quills, reading in the Gryffindor Common Room, making wands, mixing potions, sorting sticks and twigs in [...]
The Bumblebee children at Dewsbury have recently shown an interest in sharks. The children have had lots of fun taking part in an interactive afternoon full of making sharks, feeding sharks and marking up shark songs. After looking and talking about them in the nursery, the practitioners decided to extend their interest and set off with a [...]