Our Summerfield Ducklings have started to hatch! 🐣 The children were fascinated watching them breaking out of their shell, drying out then going into the bigger cage. They have been helping to take care of them and handling them as ducks are very friendly creatures. The children (and staff!) cannot wait until next week when they are [...]
Summerfield Nursery have a little boy who loves to role play as a Police Officer. On World Book Day he came dressed as a Police Officer and regularly polices his friends in nursery! Our local PCSO’s came into nursery again to meet the children, particularly this little boy. The children loved trying on the Police jackets [...]
The Pre-school children at our Summerfield Nursery have been very interested in dressing up in princess dresses and having their hair done. The pre-school staff set up a beauty parlour for them and the children had great fun role playing, sharing real life experiences of hairdressers and dressing up
Our Summerfield and Gateway Nurseries have recently visited our Heaton Nursery's Forest. They talked on the bus about what they could see out of the window and what they were going to do when they got there. Whilst there, the children hunted for fairies in the trees and found some magic thread that the fairies make [...]
The two-year olds at our Summerfield Nursery have been practising their mark making skills. They have been learning how to hold the pen between their finger and thumb and are able to make lines and circular marks on the paper. They have also been practising counting with the help of a few bears!
The children at our Summerfield Nursery have had a Christmas Stay and Play. The children all brought their parents and grandparents to join in the Christmas activities and games. They then had a party tea and visited Santa in his grotto.
The children and their grown ups at Summerfield Nursery took part in the Bradford Libraries Rhyme Time Challenge. The children have been practising the rhymes in nursery and at home. Bookstart Bear came to nursery to give the children a certificate for their hard work learning all of the rhymes
We are pleased to announce that our 'Ofsted Outstanding' Summerfield Nursery has achieved a fantastic FIVE STARS for their Environmental Health Inspection!!! Well done to Emma and her team!
Some of the children at our Summerfield Nursery are particularly interested in colour mixing at the moment. The practitioners have been providing many different opportunities to mix colours in different ways.
The practitioners at our Summerfield Nursery, as part of supporting the children's literacy skills, have acted as scribe for the children to write to Santa to tell them what they have been doing in nursery. The children then put all of their letters in an envelope to Santa and took them to the post box. This [...]