What on Earth? – Robots

I am loving the new stage of Daniel’s development where he can spot something and create his own projects; it’s great to see the things that capture his imagination and let him just get on with things. A few weeks ago the new ‘What on Earth?’ books arrived with me;…

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Children’s Scrapstore – Salford

Facebook is one of those things that I love and hate n equal measure. But, every now and then it throws up a gem that makes being part of Facebook worth while! A week or so ago I was scrolling through my news feed when I spotted an event for…

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Learning about Bees

For some time now, Mr D has been asking me if they could learn about bees. I’m not sure where the fascination with bees has come from, but keen to follow his interests we did some bee based work a few weeks ago (I’m just very slow getting this post…

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There’s a Tiger in the Garden

The afternoon before Mr H arrived I did a craft activity with Mr D and Miss E based on a new favourite books of ours – the wonderful There’s a Tiger in the Garden by Lizzy Stewart. The book is all about a little girl who plays in her Grandma’s…

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Easter Pre-School Activities : Racing Rabbits

Following on from the success of the Easter tuff spot I have been busy thinking up some Easter and spring themed activities for the children. I like to try to have one day a week where we stay in – we have activities of some sort most days so we…

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