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Flowers, Sunshine and Nature!

June 2018

This we have enjoyed being outdoors! With all of the flowers, sunshine and nature around us we have been exploring! We enjoyed exploring the forest garden which provides some great sheltered areas where insects and other creatures like to hide. We spent a long time searching and exploring the area which in turn inspired some

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We did it, we won NDNA nursery of the year for the whole of the UK!!

June 2018

We are extremely pleased and proud to announce that on Friday, we won the NDNA Nursery of the Year 2018 for not just the region but for the whole of the UK !! The NDNA (National Day Nursery Association) Nursery awards are celebrating their 15th year and are the only Early Years awards voted for by 

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A little treat for the winners!

June 2018

As you may now of heard, on Friday, we won NDNA Nursery of the year 2018. So Annie arranged for the ice cream van to visit Smarties today so we could all celebrate together. We are very lucky and enjoyed them very much. x

Ice Play

June 2018

This week we explore Ice, and we used it in lots of different activities all child led to their interests and what we had observed through other activities. We enjoyed painting the ice, watching it turn into a multicoloured / brown mess. Although the children don’t yet understand the process of mixing colours to make

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Smartcare Forest School Fun Gallery

June 2018

Please see a selection of photographs from our Forest School Holiday club here at Smarties.  The children cooked a sea-bass on the forest school fire, made some fantastic dens, found lots of interesting wild life and really enjoyed the mud kitchen. It was a very successful week with the children having a great time and the

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