Learning about Nature

Over the coming months, Upper Preschool will be learning about nature and wildlife. As part of this, we applied to the Woodland Trust for some saplings to plant and we now have over 100 trees to plant. We will plant some trees in the nursery garden but will also be sending a couple of trees home with each child to plant in their gardens
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We are celebrating our 7th Birthday at The Owls Nursery.

We will be celebrating our 7th Birthday at The Owls Nursery on Wednesday 23rd January!All children due to attend on this day are invited to wear fancy dress or party clothes and each room will be organising their own games and activities for the day. We will be serving a Birthday Party Tea in the afternoon. A big thank you to all parents and
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Our Fabulous “Noisy Nativity”

 Once again our preschool children amazed us with two spectacular nativity performances. Our theme this year was a “Noisy Nativity” with lots of fabulous singing, movement and dancing. The nativity was held in our marquee in the garden and was truly magical, set within a stable setting beneath the stars. All children who took part were outstanding and performed with such confidence. Well
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Our Upcoming Christmas Events

We have now started our Christmas events with a fabulous pantomime performed by a local theatre company,they presented a lovely performance of “Jack and the Beanstalk” and the children thoroughly enjoyed it. We have also had a week of trips to Beech Hall Garden Centre to  choose our Christmas trees for nursery.A big thank you to all the staff at the garden centre who
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Pudsey Waving

We are taking part in “Children In Need” next Friday.

We are once again taking part in Children In Need next Friday,16th November. We will be organising lots of fund raising events,including  baking activities and a cake sale throughout the day and doing lots of “spotty activities”. We will be organising lots of games and competitions throughout the nursery. Upper Preschool will be wearing spotty clothes and Babies and Lower Preschool will be in
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Our “Pumpkin Picking” Slide Show and Halloween Activities

Following the success of previous years of “Pumpkin Picking” trips, we once again arranged trips to Kenyon Hall Farm over a  period of 2 weeks.The children absolutely loved the experience, having their picnics at the farm and choosing their pumpkins to bring back to nursery. We also held our Halloween party this week, the children dressed up in some amazing costumes. We had lots of
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Our Halloween Party and Pumpkin Picking Trips.

Many of you will be aware that preschool children have being going on “Pumpkin Picking” trips to Kenyan Hall Farm over the last two weeks. The children have loved these trips and all took picnics to eat at the farm. We are preparing a slide show of all our Pumpkin Picking trips which will appear on our website next week. We are now preparing
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The Owls “Festival Event” will take place next week.

Following on from the success of our nursery festival event over the last few years, we are holding our festival event once again on Wednesday 26th September 2018 for all children attending nursery on that day. There will be music, snacks, picnics and lots of outdoor activities going on all day! We hope to see everyone in their festival attire including their wellies! Parents
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Preschool enjoy their tasting session from the nursery vegetable plot

Children in Lower Preschool have been enjoying a tasting session after picking their personally nurtured vegetables from the nursery vegetable plot. They planted the vegetables earlier in the year and have been looking after them, keeping them watered, and watching them grow over the last few months. They thoroughly enjoyed picking them and more importantly eating them and they loved the carrots. It has
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Great Fun at The Owls Nursery Sports Day 2018

 We had a fabulous time at our Sports Day last week.We started proceedings with a warm up with “Feathers”, our nursery mascot, joining in the fun. The children loved the various races including the running race, sack race and the dress up race. The concentration on the children’s faces in the egg and spoon race was truly remarkable! All children did their very
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