By the time children enter our preschool room at Little Houghton Day Nursery, many of them will already recognise their initial letter in their name. Some may already be able to identify other letters and sounds of the alphabet and
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Nursery staff at Little Houghton use Treasure Baskets a lot with the babies and toddlers but sometimes it’s the first time that parents may have come across the phrase.
It might seem a long way off but you’ll need to think about a primary school place for September 2018 if your child has their 4th birthday between 1 September 2017 and 31 August 2018. The closing date for applications is
At Little Houghton Day Nursery we offer the extended funded scheme which provides three and four-year-olds with additional hours each week. From the term after they turn three years old, all children are entitled to 570 hours of free childcare
Some pictures from an eventful afternoon in Little Houghton. We were invited to investigate the huge tree that had just been taken down in the village. The guys even cut up some logs for us to take back to nursery!
It is an OFSTED requirement that half of our nursery staff have studied for a level 3 qualification in childcare. However, we know that having a graduate workforce can have a strong impact on children’s development and this is why we
All 3 and 4 year olds are entitled to free part-time education. The scheme has been up and running for several years now, but the system is often ‘tweaked’ by the government which means that there is still some confusion
The NHS has banned the use of plug socket inserts throughout its organisation. By December of this year, all doctors’ waiting rooms, dentists, care homes, Ofsted-inspected premises and other NHS health-care providers must take out any protective socket covers and
“I started working for this amazing company in September 2008 as a Senior Nursery Nurse at Harpole Day Nursery, the only nursery in the Bambino group at the time. I was leading the pre-school room and I immediately enveloped myself