Loose Parts Play

In response to our recent Learning Environment survey the Nursery team have agreed to initially develop and review three areas of the Nursery.  On Tuesday we will meet to discuss progress and next steps.

As a team we all agree on the benefits of open ended resources and would appreciate your help to source the following items:

  • corks
  • glass pebbles
  • pine cones
  • pebbles
  • wooden pegs
  • shells


If you would like to know more about the benefit of open ended resources please follow the links below:
Loose parts play
Using Loose parts for play
Stimulating Learning
Community Playthings
Loose Parts Play Toolkit


Nursery Survey Feedback

Thank you to everyone who took time to complete the recent learning environment survey. The Nursery team will complete an action plan in response to your feedback.

A full copy of all the comments can be read in Nursery. Progress and next steps will be displayed in our self-assessment folder. Families and Staff are always welcome to contribute to our feedback.

Please click on the following link to view the feedback:

Nursery Feedback

Nursery Fundraising

To help raise funds, the Nursery we will be selling raffle tickets for our two Christmas hampers. We would also appreciate donations for the hampers and any other raffle prizes you are able to donate. Raffle tickets will go on sale next week.

img_8368The Nursery team would like to use money raised to purchase all weather suits or mini ipads but are open to suggestions from our families. After Christmas the children will be involved in deciding what the money will be spent on.