Take a look at this wonderful video which showcases our fantastic woodland nursery. Thank you to the fabulous Red Cape Media who captured the nursery so wonderfully www.red-cape.co.uk
Mud, Glorious Mud! The pre-school children have been enjoying playing in the mud kitchen. The mud kitchen is fantastic for imagination, social interactions, mathematical development and creating and thinking critically.
We are beyond happy to announce that we have retained our 5 Stars following an inspection from the Environmental Health. Well Done Team Heaton!
The toddler room children have been exploring with paint! They enjoyed mixing the colours together, exploring the texture and making wonderful patterns. Do we have the next Picasso on our hands?!
Our team at attended a course delivered by @ltl_news following a grant they received from Learning Through Landscapes. The course focused on den building and loose parts and also how they can support literacy and maths in the great outdoors. The team participated in making shelters, collecting loose parts to create a face, colour and texture [...]
The children have been enjoying the great outdoors! They have been participating in some new activities that the staff have introduced following the training evening they did with @ltl_news (Learning through Landscapes) Looks great fun!
It is always wonderful to receive fantastic feedback from our parents and this one is absolutely amazing - brought us to tears! A long read but worth reading every word! Well Done Team Heaton 😊 'Hi Yvonne, Thanks so much for your lovely email and the great feedback about J's development. My apologies for the late [...]
Is there anything better than a nice cup of tea?! The children at Heaton have been enjoying making their own (cold) cups of tea! The children have been doing lots of role play making tea for their friends and their practitioners using real products! The children used water, a variety of tea bags and milk. It [...]
This week at Heaton we have been in the forest finding natural objects to make imprints in our salt dough! Of course we couldn't miss out on a bit of mud painting too!
The children at our Heaton Woodland Nursery have enjoyed their week in the forest! They explored the woodland and collected various leafy and twiggy objects to make their own woodland bracelets!