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
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
Incredible eggs turn into cute little ducklings!
The children at the nursery all enjoyed watching our duck eggs hatch last week as part of the ‘Incredible Eggs Project’ which we took part in. The children watched as the ducklings had their first swimming lesson! And they thoroughly enjoyed having the ducklings visit each room.Read
World Book Day…. celebrating books whether you dressed up or not!
Here at The Cottage Nursery we love to read so when we get the chance to dress up as our favourite book character for the day we’re there! We had Gruffalo’s, an Ice Queen, fireman Sam, Bambi, Little Red Riding Hood and even Winne the Pooh (to name just a few!). Everyone enjoyed extra stories…Read
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This room caters for the younger F2 stage children from 2 ½ upwards. Check out the latest news for the Panthers room on this page. You can read all about the Panthers room by selecting Panthers under the ‘Rooms’ tab on the navigation bar.
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.
If you are looking for the next major league club signing then pop along to The Cottage Nursery on a Thursday morning. Under the leadership of Coach James from Serious4Sport our children are fast developing their goal scoring and dribbling skills (that’s the ball type!) The nursery has been offering football sessions to all our children…