Latest Play Room News
So far this term we have all enjoyed celebrating Burn’s Night, Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day. Everyone is looking forward to the arrival of Spring and re-planting the garden. We will all be celebrating World Book Day during the week of the 2nd March by sharing our favourite stories and dressing up as our favourite characters. The following week we will be having a ‘Hide and Seek’ competition to raise money for Sport’s Relief, whoever finds the most Spot character cards wins for their room.
Jack in the Box are very excited to be welcoming some new children this term who are all settling in very well and bonding with their key person as they explore their new environment. The children have learnt lots of new nursery rhymes and enjoyed exploring sensory play.
Ragdoll have been helping to look after their new plants and learning all about plant life cycles this has led to conversations about being healthy and lots of music and movement.
Hopscotch are all doing very well with their toilet training and have been exploring lots of different role play situations and shape matching activities. The children have enjoyed exploring their five senses with cooking activities, messy play and games.
Hobby horse have been looking at letters, numbers and shapes in their environment and exploring sequencing. Using sensory play, the children have been exploring their five senses and colour mixing.
Spinning Tops have had great fun being pirates and making their very own treasure maps. They have turned the role play corner into a kitchen and are talking about healthy eating. They have also been using sensory play to explore letters and numbers to aid their recognition and during circle time have been talking about preposition.
We have just launched new menus and are inviting parents in to try them throughout March, bookings are being taken in the office.
Thank you to all our parents for their support at Christmas, our raffle raised £160 for Mind.