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Creative Babies

November 2016

Over the past couple of weeks we have been getting very messy and creative again first of all we have been exploring pumpkins and their insides. The ladies carved a face into the pumpkin and when it got darker at night we turned the lights off and saw the pumpkins light up (with battery operated

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Messy Fun

October 2016

Over the past few the weeks the babies have been experimenting and exploring in lots of different messy play and sensory activities. During body painting some of the children were unsure of the paint touching their body, so were offered paintbrushes to use where they then explored painting on their feet , with help from

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MacMillan Coffee Morning

September 2016

Please join us for our Macmillan Coffee Morning – for details click picture to enlarge  

Messy fun in the baby unit

August 2016

This week the children have loved getting very messy and creative making different marks in paint using paintbrushes and our hands. Lots of us felt the paint on our hands, (some on our face!!) and looked at the different marks this made on to the paper.  This activity developed our hand-eye co-ordination, fine motor skills

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Sensory play in the Baby unit

August 2015

Over the past few weeks we have been doing lots of messy and sensory play activities which have included finger painting, tea bag painting, jelly play and pasta play. We enjoyed mark making with the paint and looking at the marks the tea bags left when we splatted them onto the paper.