Baby

Exploring with the baby unit

August 2017

Over the past few weeks the babies have loved exploring in the forest school garden. We have loved running through the long wavy grass, hiding in the maze, finding creepy crawlies in the leaves and saying hello to the pigs and goats over the fence. We have continued to do lots of messy play as

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Smarties Fun Day Gallery

July 2017

Thank you so much to all of the families that attended our Fundraising Fun day. We raised an amazing £1480 which will be split between Elsie Ever After and the Teenage Cancer trust. Below are a small selecti0n of the photographs that were taken – please take look! Click to enlarge.

Exploratory Play

June 2017

The children have been engaging in lots of messy and exploratory play activities first of all we have been bathing the dolls. We washed the dolls using flannels and sponges then splashed our hands in the water. We got our hands sticky exploring cooked spaghetti some of us didn’t like the texture on our hands

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Recent Staff Training

June 2017

Recently staff attended the Nursery World Conference in Liverpool which was a conference relating to developments in Early Years. We are also sending room leaders as representatives of Smarties to the Childcare Expo in Manchester in June. Dawn and Annie were kindly invited in the Timpson Managerial course, where they spent 2 days improving their

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