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Princes Risborough Day July Nursery News

What we’ve been up to… Toddler takeover! Dinosaur land!Earlier this month, our toddlers have been showing us that they really do observe all that we do. This opportunity was completely child initiated and child led. The children have seen us setting up opportunities that look very similar to this and decided that they wanted to create one of their own. The children got all of the natural resources out and used tissue paper to create different objects.Whilst setting up the

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Princes Risborough Day June Nursery News

What we’ve been up to… Colour monster This month our toddlers showed particular interest in ‘The Colour Monster’ book. The story is about a monster who is confused because he doesn’t know how to sort his feelings. The monster sorts his feelings into jars and talks about why he feels each emotion – in the story each feeling is represented by a colour. To expand on the story the team set up cardboard ‘jars’ and the children searched for items

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Princes Risborough Day May Nursery News

What we’ve been up to… Growing sunflowers Now that the weather is starting to get warmer we have started to grow our very own sunflowers. The children had fun getting green fingered planting the seeds. They are enjoying watching the sunflowers grow each week and they cannot wait to see how big they grow. Our new fish tank We have recently welcomed some new team members into our nursery. Our new fish tank in reception is now home to a

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Princes Risborough Day April Nursery News

What we’ve been up to… New meet the team page In response to the feedback given in the recent survey, we’ve created a new meet the team page. Meet the friendly faces that are dedicated to providing high quality childcare to your children every day. Find out about each staff member here. Indoor construction area The pre-school children decided to transport the outdoor construction resources indoors to create their own child-led opportunity. While the children played the team asked open-ended questions

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March Princes Risborough Day Nursery News

Nursery updates We would like to introduce you to our new staff member, Sue, who is usually based at Ashbourne Day Nurseries at Swanbourne. Sue will be spending the next few weeks with us to learn how other Ashbourne settings operate. Sue will be introduced to you over the next week. We hope that you will join us in welcoming her to the team. The staff at the setting will be bringing down your child / children’s learning journals for

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Princes Risborough February News

What we’ve been up to in our baby nursery… Imaginative play This month the children at the baby nursery enjoyed a lot of imaginative play. We created experiences for the children which focused on animals to develop their understanding of the names of different animals, where they live and the noises that they make. The children loved going to the animal box to choose the animals that they wanted to add to the experience. Learning to count The children have

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Princes Risborough December News

What we’ve been up to… Our Babies The children at our baby nursery have enjoyed making marks this month. They did some finger painting to create their own 2021 calendars and used coloured glue to make paper chains.   Toddlers and Pre-school The children from both the toddler and pre-school rooms helped to decorate the Christmas tree. This was completely child-led with the children choosing their own decorations and where to put them. For their Christmas dinner the children enjoyed

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