Lion’s Activity Bags
The Lion’s staff have been busy making activity bags ready for their children to take home during the week or weekend. They have created 7 bags for the 7 areas of learning which are as follows Personal Socail Emotional Development (PSED), Communication and Language (CL), Physical Development (PD), Literacy (L), Mathematics (M), Understanding of the…Read
Look for Books Oxfordshire.
Today the children took the opportunity to go for a walk in the local area, we took some books with us to hide along the way. There is a local Facebook group called Look for Books Oxfordshire, where people are hiding books in different areas in the hopes that it will be an initiative to…Read
Hello, hello, hello….
As part of our Parents in Partnership one of our Parents who is a Policeman visited us today, we even got to go in the back of his Police van!Read
Ready, Steady, Go….
Our large grassed area under the trees came into its own when the children and parents of the Lions & Panthers room all enjoyed taking part in the team games organised for the nursery Sports Day. There were medals for all… And then an Ice Pop to help cool down! The morning culminated in the…Read
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When one of your parents farms locally and offers to bring some lambs in then of course you take the opportunity to say YES! All the children in nursery got the opportunity to play with the lambs who were very friendly. And then the staff got a turn!
We are very proud to announce that following our recent inspection by the Food Standards Agency we have been awarded the highest rating of 5 for the second year running! The award is based not only on how clean the kitchen is but also on how practices are implemented like ensuring the fridges are kept…
The children love to go visiting around the nursery, especially when you’re going to see your little sister! If you have more than one child attending our nursery you might wonder if they ever see each other during the day, well the answer to that one is absolutely. The children love to pay little visits…
Knowing how much children love to paint we thoroughly enjoy our now annual visit from Daisy Roots Ceramics. The children put hand, foot and finger prints on pieces of pottery selected and paid for by their parents. Daisy Roots then take the pottery away, add some decoration, fire it and return the pieces ready to…
Rain never stops play here at The Cottage Nursery, it provides opportunities! The children loved washing the cars with buckets and sponges and even mastered the art of controlling the hose pipe. End result… four lovely clean cars, six very happy children and two slightly soggy adults!! …
You are never too young to learn a language! We have a little group of children who are loving learning another language under the expert tuition of Chantal from La Jolie Ronde. French lessons are offered to children aged 2+ as an extra curricular activity and are proving very popular.