The children have been exploring the nursery grounds looking high and low for the changes that have been happening this Autumn. This helps the children to understand the world around them and develop new language.
We've had some wonderful photos come in from our Nurseries of them celebrating our 30th Birthday! Can you spot your nursery in the pictures?!
The children at Gateway have been enjoying making their own cheese straws for snack time! Making their own snacks is a great way to encourage children to try new foods. The children had so much fun exploring how the ingredients mix together and change while cooking and what equipment we need. The children were very impressed [...]
The children enjoyed wearing their Christmas Jumpers on Friday to celebrate Save the Children's Christmas Jumper Day. They designed their own jumper and took selfies of each other!
Children at our Gateway, Idle, Bradford have been learning about shapes! At circle time they all looked around the room to see what shapes they could find, before making them using different loose parts. Some chose to use different shapes to print with in the creative area, while others have been using lollypop sticks to make [...]
The children are building their independence as they learn to carry out more tasks for themselves. For example, sweeping the floor after spilling sand, they are building their physical strength, also as they learn to wash their hands correctly, they are building their self-help skills. These tasks also help their Personal, Social and Emotional Development as they [...]
We have been having a great month exploring new foods. The month started by us delivering the Fab Food Fortnight funded by The Five Lane Community Partnership. We have been doing lots of activities with food, from fruit tasting to bread making. We invited parents in to enjoy a mealtime with their child. The parents commented [...]
We are pleased to announce that our Great Gateway Nursery has achieved a fantastic FIVE STARS for their Environmental Health Inspection!!! Well done to Karen and her team!
The children at our Gateway Nursery held a Pirate’s Party to celebrate the school leavers finishing for school. The children enjoyed dressing up as pirates, exploring various pirate activities and playing party games. We wish them all well in their future, we will miss you all!
Following our fantastic recognition as one of the “Top 20 Large Nursery Groups 2018” and a “Top 20 Nursery award for Yorkshire & The Humber 2018” for our St James’ nursery, we are ecstatic to have another one of our nurseries in the Top 20. Our day nurseries reviews have awarded our Gateway nursery a “Top 20 [...]