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Nursery Information

Welcome to Acorns Class

 

Mrs Dolding is the Nursery class teacher.  One of the Forest School leaders,  Gareth, a qualified Forest School Leader, takes the children’s Forest school on Mondays.

Nursery runs both a morning and afternoon session: 8.45am – 11.45am and 12.30pm – 3.30pm.  Children can choose to attend 5 morning or 5 afternoon sessions a week.  There is also an option to purchase extra sessions through the week and stay for the whole day, at a cost of £18 a session which includes a lunch .  You can also attend just the lunch club at a cost of £4. This cost includes a hot meal and adult supervision.

We run fun; topic based interactive sessions, which are exciting, innovative and imaginative, enabling us to learn through our play.

This terms topic is, ‘Am I the Fastest?’ Please see the overview for the learning which will take place this term in FS1 Acorns.

Please could you provide for your child every day:-

  • A pair of wellie boots for use outside for wet and muddy play.
  • A warm and waterproof coat to wear on days with inclement weather.
  • A named water bottle.
  • A complete change of clothes.

Please see some pictures below of some of our nursery children taking part in various activities during our topic last term.

We always welcome and value parental support in Nursery and for Forest School Mondays, so please speak to us if you would like to help out! We are also available for visits from prospective new parents at any time, so if you fancy popping in and having an informal look around, please ring the school office and arrange a time.  We would love to see you!

 

 

Little Acorns

 

Mrs Dolding is the Nursery Lead Teacher in school and oversees the planning and running of the Little Acorn’s Pre-Nursery Class. The Pre-Nursery is run daily by two highly experienced Early Years Practitioners; Mrs Evans and Mrs Tanner who are the nursery children’s keyworkers.

 

Little Acorn’s Pre-Nursery provides Early Years provision for 2-3 year old children. It runs for 5 morning sessions only from 8.45am to 11.45am. Children can choose to attend 2 or more sessions a week and must book for a whole term in advance.  If only 2 sessions are chosen they must be on consecutive mornings to help the children settle.  Please ask the school office for details of costs.

 

3 year olds only:

If your child is 3 years old there is also an option to purchase 5 extra afternoon sessions through the week and stay for the whole day, at a cost of £18 a session which includes a place in lunch club.   This is subject to availability.

 The afternoon session will be provided in the Acorns Nursery class. You can also attend just the lunch club at a cost of £4. This cost includes a hot meal and adult supervision.

We run fun; topic based interactive sessions, which are exciting, innovative and imaginative, enabling us to learn through our play.

This terms topic is, ‘How Many Colours in a Rainbow?’ Please see the overview for the learning which will take place this term in FS1 Little Acorns.

 

Please could you provide for your child every day:-

  • A pair of wellie boots for use outside for wet and muddy play.
  • A warm and waterproof coat to wear on days with inclement weather.
  • A named water bottle.
  • A complete change of clothes.
  • Nappies, wipes and nappy sacks if your child still requires them.