The children at Children's Place Dewsbury have been very busy learning about Autumn, they collected lots of different natural materials such as, twigs, leaves, conkers, and pinecones, as well as talking about the changes happening around them. They took part in lots of exciting activities in the run up to Halloween, exploring pumpkins, enjoyed dressing up [...]
The toddlers at Children's Place Dewsbury have been learning all about Eid. They have been using the symbol of the star and the moon lots during play. Here they can be seen making their own decorative star and moon mobiles. They also helped to make yummy star and moon biscuits. Learning about and celebrating different cultures [...]
The children at Children's Place Dewsbury have been enjoying all the Halloween activities. The babies have been on an autumn walk and collected fallen leaves in the Halloween buckets. The leaves were then used for craft activities. They have explored pumpkins and pine cones, a great tactile/sensory experience. The toddlers have also had tactile/sensory activities such [...]
The Dewsbury babies have been exploring water and sensory play. This is such an important play experience, encouraging sensory stimulation, this being a vital way that babies first get to know the world around them. As sensory play progresses to hands-on activities, it also plays an important role in helping children build their cognitive skills being [...]
The Dewsbury pre-school children were very excited to receive their caterpillars which they are now nurturing until they grow into beautiful butterflies and will release them into our wonderful natural garden. They have been learning about how the caterpillars grow and taking part in lots of activities relating to the life cycle of a caterpillar and [...]
The Pre-School children recently took part in a sports day. They had the opportunity to take part in lots of fun activities including running, sack, bean bag and egg and spoon races. The children were especially excited and proud to receive a medal and certificate at the end of the day to share with their family.
The toddlers attending our Dewsbury nursery have been really interested in observing the caterpillars and have already noticed and commented that they are growing bigger. The toddlers have used green and red fruits to make their own yummy caterpillar fruit kebab. They also used their fingers to make marks in paint to represent their caterpillars.
This week the toddlers attending the Dewsbury nursery took part in their sports day. They were very competitive and showed determination as they joined in the different races which were egg and spoon race, sack race and bean bag race. They also explored obstacle courses, practising their gross motor skills as they practised climbing, balancing and [...]
The children attending our Dewsbury nursery were introduced to the caterpillars that they will nurture. They have enjoyed the story of the very hungry caterpillar, what he got up to on his travels through the pages and why he felt a little queasy. The enjoyed using red and green paints and felt pens to represent their [...]
The babies attending our Dewsbury nursery are well underway with their preparations for celebrating the Queens Jubilee. They have been busy exploring glue and different textured collage pieces of material and shiny fabric, creating decorations for our planned celebrations.