Nursery News

Autumn is Here!!

The children at our Owlet Nursery have been learning all about the changes of the season. They have been looking at the trees in the garden and the leaves changing colour.   They have also felt the change in weather, talking about how the wind was blowing and that it was blowing the leaves off the trees. Each [...]

2018-10-16T13:01:54+00:00October 17th, 2018|Owlet|

A Visit from Zoolab!!

Zoolab have visited our Summerfield Nursery recently.  The children and their grown ups enjoyed asking questions about what the animals like to eat and where they sleep.  Some children were a bit nervous about handling the animals but curiosity won them over and, as you can see, they were soon holding some wriggly looking creatures!  The visit has supported [...]

2018-10-16T12:59:26+00:00October 16th, 2018|Children's Place News, Summerfield|

Water Play

The children at our Spring Cottage Nursery's Sunflower room have been experimenting with the different ways in which water can travel. They used funnels and tubes of varying sizes and lengths. The children then voted to see which was their favourite method and which was the least effective.

2018-10-16T12:58:10+00:00October 15th, 2018|Spring Cottage|

Library at Nursery!

The pre school team at our Burnett Fields Nursery are supporting the children with their Literacy (Reading) development as they have set up a library book system for children to access. The children have a catalogue of all the books that they can take home to share with their family and spend special time looking at and [...]

2018-10-16T12:54:13+00:00October 12th, 2018|Burnett Fields|

Motor Skill Development

The children in the Pre-School room at our Halifax Nursery have been focussing on our motor skills. To develop these they have been building using different materials, playdough and jigsaw puzzles. These skills help the children to develop their mark making and writing skills later on.

2018-10-16T12:49:58+00:00October 11th, 2018|Halifax|