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Our “Hatching Ducklings” Are Arriving Tomorrow.

We are very excited that once again our hatching ducklings will be arriving at nursery tomorrow. The ducklings are expected to hatch within a few days of arrival. The duckling eggs come to nursery in an incubator and then we wait and watch as they hatch into beautiful ducklings. It has proved to be a very exciting time for the children as they watch
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World Book Day

We are once again taking part in World Book Day this Thursday, 5th March. Children can dress up as their favourite characters and there will be lots of stories and opportunities to read favourite books and participate in various games and activities during the day. Children in Preschool will be focusing on “The Ugly Duckling” and doing various activities around this story. In other
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We have achieved a “5 Star Food Hygiene Rating” once again and our baking classes are going down very well with children and parents.

Well done to Emma and Naomi for once again achieving 5 stars following our recent Food Hygiene inspection. We are very proud of the standards achieved and maintained by the kitchen staff and the standard and variety of food produced by the team. We all put a great deal of time and effort in ensuring meals are healthy, well balanced and tasty for the
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Our Wonderful Nativity

Once again our preschool children amazed us with two fabulous nativity performances. The performances took place in a marquee in the garden as is usual in previous years, but this year the marquee was larger giving us plenty of space to create a lovely stage with the backdrop of a stable and lots of space for parents to see the performances. We all enjoyed
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Our Upcoming Christmas Events

The Owls Nursery Christmas Event Calendar 2019   Christmas Panto ‘Puss in Boots’ – Wednesday 4th December 2019 – 10.30am – over 2’s Amazing Stephen’s Puppet and Magic Show! – Tuesday 10th December 2019 -10.00-11.00am – over 2’s Christmas Dinner Day – Wednesday 11th December 2019 Christmas Nativity – Friday 13th December 2019 – 10am & 2pm – UPS Christmas Jumper Day – Friday 13th December 2019
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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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