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
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
A lamb at school always brightens the day!
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!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!!