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Our “Pumpkin Picking” Trips.

We have had so much fun over the last two weeks taking groups of Preschool children “Pumpkin Picking”. The arrangements this year were a little different than previous years as we held the event in a local field made available to us by the owners of the nursery. The children picked their pumpkins and put them in wheel barrows to take back to nursery. There
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Our New Interactive Screen

We have recently installed a fabulous 65″ fully interactive computer screen. For a few years now preschool have enjoyed and benefitted from our interactive tilt and touch table but we feel this addition to our I.T. resources will serve to provide a further exciting learning opportunity for preschool children. We are aware that children as young as 3 years of age have the mental
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Great Fun at The Owls Nursery Sports Day.

Once again we had a fabulous time at our Sports Day last week. The afternoon’s events started with a warm up with “Feathers”, our nursery mascot, joining in the fun. The children thoroughly enjoyed the various races including the running race, egg and spoon race, sack race and the dress up race. We had four teams in each race; green, red, blue and yellow
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The Owls Nursery Graduation 2019

Once again we had a beautiful day for our Graduation on Saturday. The children all looked amazing and very grown up in their graduation caps and gowns. Preschool staff gave an absolutely fabulous and very touching presentation to parents about their individual key children, with some lovely comments about the children’s  progress whilst at nursery. The children also treated us to a lovely performance
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We are taking part in Blackrod’s Scarecrow Festival once again this year.

We will be taking part in Blackrod’s Scarecrow Festival this coming Saturday, 6th July from 10.00 am until 4.00 pm. Our theme this year is “Winnie the Pooh and Friends” and the inspiration for the scarecrows will be characters from this wondful story. Each room within nursery have created various characters and they are once again absolutely fabulous! We will have a bouncy castle
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Our new “Learning Log Cabin” is ready for preschool children to enjoy and learn.

Our beautiful new log cabin is now complete and looks wonderful. It will provide a fabulous learning environment for all preschool children and will focus on literacy, listening skills, language and communication. This will help in preparing children in terms of school readiness. The cabin is fitted out with all new resources in order to provide the children with a stimulating learning experience. We
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The Owls Nursery “4Louis Fundraising Day”

Lat week we held a fundraising day to raise money for a charity called “4Louis”, which is very close to the hearts of Daniel and Melisa who are parents at nursery. We held a coffee and cake morning which was a huge sucess and the cakes made by parents, family and staff were absolutely amazing! We also had a fancy dress theme for all
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Our Hatching Ducklings Will Be Arriving Next Week.

Following on from the huge success of our hatching chicks and hatching ducklings in previous years, we are very excited that once again, duckling eggs will be arriving at nursery next week. Our hatching duckling kit arrives on Monday 29th April and the ducklings are expected to hatch within a few days. The duckling eggs come to nursery in an incubator and then we
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Preschool First Aid Course

Once again we held our Preschool first aid training event this week which was absolutely fabulous! The session was delivered in an excellent, child friendly, age appropriate way. The children learned how to put someone in the recovery position, what to do if someone chokes, what number to ring in the event of an emergency and much, much more! We started these sessions some
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Red Nose Day

We are once again taking part in Red Nose Day this coming Friday, 15th March. All rooms will be dressing up in red and having red themed activities. Baby Owls will be taking part in red jelly play and Red Nose paining. Wobbly Owls will be taking part in red painting activities and red sensory play. Wise Owls and Preschool Owls will be face
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