The toddlers have been exploring and learning about Diwali. They read a book which helped the children to understand what Diwali is and who celebrates Diwali. The children then used lots of sparkly bright coloured craft resources to decorate and make their own candle. They have also been exploring making marks and patterns in bright coloured [...]
The toddlers at have been learning about Remembrance Day. As part of this they have been exploring lots of red and black materials. Staff provided red and black loose parts which the children used to represent making their own poppies. The children then extended this play, developing their maths knowledge by using the resources to build [...]
The pre school children have been learning all about Diwali. They read a lovely story that shared information about this wonderful celebration of light. However, the very inquisitive pre-schoolers still had so many relevant questions to ensure they to fully understood this prestigious event. They were continuously asking amazing open-ended questions to extend and expand their [...]
The toddlers really enjoyed exploring all the spooky Halloween objects last week. After reading a pumpkin story they explored using orange and green paints to create their own pumpkin pictures. The team then provided the children real pumpkins to explore. Developing their language the toddlers used lots of words to describe the pumpkins as “orange”, “big”, [...]
The toddlers have been developing their imagination as they have explored with the babies. They have been learning to care for them by bathing them and making sure their teeth were clean. They have also been showing interest in doctors as an occupation and have been helping to make their babies feel better. How adorable!!
The toddlers have been learning all about the Olympic Games. They have been exploring the colours of the Olympic Rings and using different media to make their own version. They have been exploring what happens when the 5 colours mix together. They have also been categorising objects by colour, sorting them into different coloured circles
To celebrate the England football team getting through to the final 16 in the Euros, our toddlers at our Dewsbury nursery have been doing lots of football activities ⚽️. They have been doing penalty shootouts, making their own England flags and decorating biscuits in red and white! 🏴⚽️
To commemorate our 30th birthday we have designed a beautiful Peace Garden at our Dewsbury setting, featuring our very own Peace Pole to signify the human goal of Peace on Earth . It is a beautiful, tranquil space for the children and staff to spend time in and enjoy moments of calm and enhance their well-being. [...]
We had our big 3 0 Birthday on Thursday 10th June and we didn't let it go by without lots of fun and celebrations! The whole week the children spent enjoying fun activities of their favourite themes. We had beach day where the children enjoyed exploring with the sea life creatures in the water and digging [...]
Who would have thought threading Cheerios on to spaghetti would be so much fun! This simple activity was great for our Dewsbury Toddler's fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination, would be so easy to try at home too!