Forest Visit!

Our Heaton Nursery has been visiting their forest. Last week the children made clay faces using materials they found in the forest, they have learnt that they can manipulate material to achieve a planned effect. The children were very good at selecting a variety of tools from the environment and were very happy with what they [...]

2018-08-21T09:25:21+00:00June 28th, 2018|Heaton|

Places Available

Our Heaton Nursery is pleased to announce that they have a limited number of places available in their Toddler and Pre-School rooms from September. To book your place please contact them on 01274 921319 or heaton@childrens-place.co.uk or pop in for a visit, they will be pleased to meet you!

2018-08-21T09:19:17+00:00June 28th, 2018|Heaton|

Training Day Success

On 9th March, the staff took part in the company-wide Training Day. The practitioners focussed on Loose Parts play. This area of play provides many benefits for children and enables them to learn and develop new skills. Following the Training Day, there will be a focus on embedding Loose Parts play into the nursery, for the [...]

2018-08-21T16:29:11+00:00March 20th, 2018|Heaton|

Habitat Fun At Heaton

The children at Heaton have recently had lots of fun exploring the extended forest and looking at animal habitats. The children were intrigued to learn where different animals lived and how they adapted to their surroundings. These activities enable the children to learn about the world around them, alongside giving them new experiences. How exciting! [...]

2018-08-21T16:05:06+00:00March 20th, 2018|Heaton|

Daisy Hill Visit Our Heaton Nursery

The children at Daisy Hill recently went on their first visit to our Heaton nursery to play in the woodland forest area. The children explored the environment and enjoyed using binoculars and magnifying glasses to look for birds and mini-beasts. A few of the children were particularly interested in “The prickly holly bush” and after lots of [...]

2018-08-22T14:55:04+00:00February 12th, 2018|Heaton|

Wonderful Winter

As the cold weather continues, Heaton Children’s Place has been having a wonderful time exploring the frost and snow. The children have thoroughly enjoyed wrapping up warm and going sledging. Alongside lots of outdoor fun, the children also had a great time exploring the sensory aspect of snow indoors and after lots of discussions about playing [...]

2018-08-23T11:50:47+00:00January 9th, 2018|Heaton|