Home Learning & Development Updates 31st March 2020.

31.03.2020 Mathematics Find objects around the house, encourage your child to put them in piles, counting each pile as they go. Take objects away and add to other groups, can they tell you how many are left? Which group has more/less? Can they predict¬†before they count? You could use the objects to put in order of size/weight… Younger children:Set out … Read More

College Grove Nursery Closure Update 27th March 2020.

Hi everyone, It is with a very heavy heart that I have to let you know that from Monday 30.03.2020, College Grove Nursery will be temporarily closed to all our parents and children. I have tried my best to continue to offer a much needed service to our key worker parents, however in these very uncertain times I feel that … Read More

Home Learning & Development Updates 26th March 2020

26.03.2020 Using the ‘Rhymes for letter formation’ activity sheet, support you children to write their names and other labels, encouraging them to form their letters correctly. Click on the link below to download the worksheet.

Newsletter: Autumn/Winter 2018

It’s only 14 weeks to Christmas, the countdown has started!! Lots happening before then. Download printable PDF version Staff Developments As most of you will have noticed, Jodie and Nicole have decided not to return following their maternity leave and I wish them lots of luck in the future. I have recruited a new member of staff to work with … Read More

Newsletter: Summer 2018

Hopefully we have lots of sunshine to come this Summer term!!! [hr] Staff Developments Not much to report, thankfully. Mel came to the end of her temporary position with us, to move onto pastures new and we have welcomed Rachael into the toddler unit. She has several years experience as a nursery practitioner, working for the ‘Busy Bees’ franchise for … Read More

Newsletter: Spring 2018

Sorry for the delay everyone, Christmas is long gone but thank you for all your wonderful gifts. Download printable PDF version [hr] Staff Developments Both Nicole and Jodie have had their little bundles. Nicole had a son, Rory, just before Christmas and Jodie had a daughter, Annabelle, a couple of weeks ago, all are doing well. Amy has just returned … Read More

Newsletter: Autumn/Winter 2017

With just over 12 weeks until Christmas (don’t panic), we have lots to pack in, watch the blackboard for ‘Cookie Karen’s Countdown’. Download printable PDF version [hr] Staff Developments We seem to have had our fair share of ‘Staff Developments’ this year and our fair share of staff pregnancies (4 in total!!). Please be assured that consistency for all the … Read More

Newsletter: Summer 2017

May is here already and a busy Summer lies ahead with lots of things happening!!! Download printable PDF version [hr] Staff Developments Amy has had a beautiful little girl named Aria, she popped in to see us and both are doing really well. Hayley Parkin is new to our pre-school room to replace Hannah who has gone to a school … Read More

Newsletter: Spring 2017

Happy New Year, The weather’s getting chilly. With a sad and heavy heart, We say farewell to Gilly. So sorry for the delay this term, I have been waiting to finalise one or two things first. Hope everyone had a lovely Christmas and thank you so much for all our lovely gifts. Download printable PDF version [hr] Staff Developments Charlotte … Read More

Newsletter: Autumn/Winter 2016

Autumn… the Year’s Last, Loveliest Smile Only 13 weeks to Christmas and lots to pack in, thank you to everyone for your continued support to nursery throughout the year. Download printable PDF version [hr] OFSTED We were rated GOOD again back in May and the report is on our website for you all to have a look at. The inspector … Read More