Pre School Jo Jingles!
Jo Jingles in Cocoons every other Wednesday!
Whole Nursery Stay And Play Sessions
Parents are always welcome to Stay and Play! please speak to a member of staff if you would like to come in.
Whole Nursery International Literacy Day
International Literacy Day is celebrated annually to focus on the need for literacy. The children will be reading stories, making up their own and singing lots of nursery rhymes throughout the day.
Whole Nursery Roald Dahl Day
To celebrate Roald Dahl’s birthday we shall be having a fun day of Roald Dahl stories with lots of craft related activities.
Whole Nursery National Playdough Day
National Playdough Day celebrates a great childhood play toy. It allows the children to express their creativity and strengthen muscles in tiny hands. The learning opportunities are endless. Today there will be so many activities linked to playdough.
Toddlers Talk Like A Pirate/Princess Day
Today Butterflies and Pre-school will be having a fun day pretending to be a Pirate or Princess. They will be walking the plank, enjoy stories, making tiaras and telescopes and singing sea shanties.
Whole Nursery Jeans For Genes
Today is Genes for Jeans day we would like everyone to come to nursery dressed in their favourite denim outfits to raise money and awareness, admission to nursery is £1 (optional). The children will be doing lots of denim activities and enjoying walking on the catwalk to show off their outfits.
Whole Nursery National Doodle day!
On National Doodle day we will be creating a giant doodle that will start in the Caterpillar room and then go to each room before finishing in the Pre-school room.
Whole Nursery Macmillans Coffee Morning
We will be having our own staff coffee morning but there will be a cake stall for parents to buy a cake to take to work or have for tea later. If you would like to donate a cake please bring into nursery either Thursday or Friday morning. We hope to raise lots of money for this cause to our hearts. Thank you.
Pre School Rosh Hashanah
Roah Hashanah is known as the the New Year in the Jewish calendar. It is a time of family gatherings, special meals and sweet foods. The Pre-school children will be picking apples off the nursery trees and dipping them in honey , it is a Jewish blessing so that the year will be as sweet as honey. John will also be cooking a lovely Jewish meal.
Whole Nursery Nursery Photographer
We are looking forward to AB Photographs returning to nursery on Monday 30th September and Tuesday 1st October. Look out for notices nearer the time, you will also be given a slip to say if you would like your child’s photo taken. Don’t worry if it is a day your child doesn’t attend nursery there will be times when you can bring your child in. Last year the photos were amazing!
Whole Nursery Make Some Noise Day!
Today we will be having lots of fun ‘making noise’ for the Global Make Some Noise day. We will be singing, playing musical instruments, laughing out loud and so much more! A non-stop day of music and chatter and getting together with our friends!
Pre School Grandparents Week
Our Pre-school Grandparents are invited to ‘come and play’ and have afternoon tea together with their grandchild on Monday 8th, Tuesday 9th, and Thursday 10th October 2.00 – 4.00.
Invitations will be going out in September so make a note in your diary. We look forward to meeting out Pre-school Grandparents and having a wonderful afternoon.
Whole Nursery Global's Make some Noise Day!
On October 11th its “Global make some noise day!”
This is where we will be making lots of noise in a variety of ways to raise money for local charities.
Whole Nursery Baking Week
We are always baking in the nursery but this week we will be baking every day, the children just love it. The children will be weighing out ingredients, stirring, mixing as well as enjoying eating their fayre. So much maths language and knowledge and understanding opportunities as well as having fun!
Pre School Diwali - The Hindu Festival of Light
Diwali is the Hindu Festival of Lights which last for 3-5 days. Indian families celebrate with colourful festivals. Today the Pre-schoolers will be making colourful clay diyas and creating their own rangoli patterns. John will also be cooking a delicious Indian meal.
Whole Nursery Halloween Fun!
We will be having lots of spooky fun celebrating Halloween. Come along and join us in your best Halloween costume. There will be lots of craft activities, witches brew and a spooky disco. Please, no scary masks. Thank you.
Whole Nursery Bonfire Night
On Tuesday 5th November the children will be taking part in lots of sparkly craft ideas. They will be learning about fire safety and enjoying ‘a pretend bonfire tea’!
Whole Nursery First Aid For Parents
We are hoping to run a First Aid course for parents – we will keep you posted!
Whole Nursery Remembrance Day
At 11.00 today the children will sit quietly to remember our dear soldiers.
Throughout the day they will make their own poppies and poppy creations. We will always remember them!
Whole Nursery World Kindness Day
World Kindness Day is celebrated annually on 13th November. Today like any other day at Chrysalis we will attempt to make the World a better place through our activities we will be promoting good deeds and acts of kindness to one another.