Spring Park Visit!

Halifax Nursery's pre-school children and babies enjoyed a walk to Manor Heath Park recently. They enjoyed the Spring sunshine by playing on the swings, roundabout, climbing equipment and slides. The pre-school children also managed a small football game before returning to nursery for a well deserved lunch.

2019-03-26T14:43:04+01:00April 10th, 2019|Halifax|

Chinese New Year!

The children in the Pre-School room at our Halifax Nursery have been finding out about the Chinese New Year celebration as part of their fundamental British Values. This year is the Year of the Pig!  They looked at books and read stories about the celebration, made collages, looked at dragon and lion dances and listened to [...]

2019-02-13T12:19:00+01:00February 19th, 2019|Halifax|

Loose Parts Play

Our Halifax Nursery has recently added a loose parts area in their Toddler room.  The loose parts resources consist of lots of different things including: - tubes, lids, wooden reels, cones, sample size carpet, material etc.  The children really enjoy this type of play as it allows them to use their imagination in creating and building [...]

2019-01-10T16:12:28+01:00January 10th, 2019|Halifax|

Pizza for Tea!!

The pre-school children at our Halifax Nursery have been busy making their own pizzas for tea! They used a French bread base which they added Kate, the cook's home-made pizza sauce and then they chose from a selection of delicious toppings. They were able to use skills such as decision making, by choosing the toppings they [...]

2018-12-13T12:06:36+01:00January 8th, 2019|Halifax|

Play Gym Fun!

On Saturday 8th December our Halifax Nursery had a trip to a local play gym, Play Palace.  Approximately 20 children, their families and the nursery practitioners had a fantastic time. The children had lots of fun climbing the apparatus, going down the slide and playing in the ball pool as well as enjoying yummy snacks!

2018-12-13T13:41:45+01:00December 27th, 2018|Halifax|

Christmas Tree Decorating

The children in the toddler room at our Halifax Nursery got into the Christmas spirit and decided to put up their Christmas tree!  The children were given the opportunity to hang the decorations and tinsel where they wanted to.  This helps to develop their hand-eye co-ordination and fine motor skills. One child used their imagination and [...]

2018-12-13T11:28:04+01:00December 21st, 2018|Halifax|

Loose Parts Play

The children in the Pre-School room at our Halifax Nursery just love to play and create with loose parts! They have really enjoyed creating pictures, patterns, stacking, counting and naming colours with the mosaic tiles!  This type of play allows the children to use their imagination, their fine motor skills as well as allowing them to [...]

2018-11-29T16:31:04+01:00December 13th, 2018|Halifax|

Letter to Santa!

The children in the pre-school room at our Halifax Nursery have been very busy getting ready for Santa visiting at Christmas! All the children have written a letter to Santa which included looking through toy catalogues, choosing which toys they would like and sticking them on the letter to Santa. When they finished the letters, they [...]

2018-11-29T15:31:31+01:00December 11th, 2018|Halifax|

Halloween Spooky Lunch!

Our Halifax Nursery has recently celebrated Halloween, carrying out lots of spookily good activities. They had a special Halloween lunch which the children really enjoyed, see the menu! They played and danced in their fancy dress costumes but went shy when the video camera came out! They made ghosts and monsters using the loose parts and [...]

2018-11-14T16:38:38+01:00November 14th, 2018|Halifax|