The children at our St James' Nursery really enjoyed playing in the snow recently. They had great fun sledging down the snowy hill in their garden and making, and counting, their footprints in the snow. Some children were interested in the ice and how it felt. Looks like a lot of fun was had by all, [...]
The children at our St James' Nursery have been caring for their babies' health and self-care needs. They used sponges to help wash the babies and also used great language to describe what they were doing. How sweet!
The children at our St James' Nursery have enjoyed having a hairdressing salon in setting. The children loved interacting with the staff and the other children to create some marvellous hairstyles. Don't they look wonderful?
Our St James' Nursery have had Halloween fun with the children. They enjoyed mixing food colouring with icing to decorate some yummy Halloween biscuits. The biscuits tasted so delicious that some of the biscuits didn't make it home! The children and staff all worked as a team to draw out their pumpkin face, scoop all the [...]
Our St James' Nursery have had a 'spookacular' time recently. The children enjoyed coming to nursery dressed up and have been reading the ‘Room on A Broom’ book. Using the story sack puppets they brought the ‘truly magnificent book’ to life. The children also enjoyed matching the puppets to the display on the wall, recognising similarities [...]
The children at our St James’ nursery were keen to show their green fingers as they helped care for the flowers that they planted last year. They found different containers to use to fill with water to then carefully pour on the flowers to give them some much need fresh water in the spring sunshine. Aren’t [...]
The children at our St James’ Nursery have enjoyed exploring ways to have fun and use their imagination with large bobbins. They carried the bobbins behind them and used them as seats. They then worked together to line them up and, carefully balancing, they walked across them. The children choose this activity by themselves and played [...]
St James’ recently held a stay and play and invited the parents to come into the setting to engage with their child in some spring activities. Looks like they had a great time!
The Children at our St James Nursery have been exploring the loose parts we have. The children were using their fantastic imaginations to use the loose parts to represent another object. We love to see how creative the children are!
The children at St James’s have been busy creating their own obstacle course. This helps the children to develop their large motor skills as well as working together and developing their personal, social and emotional skills.