Rally the kids, head out for some fresh air together, and see your neighborhood in a new way. We’ve put together an activity trail around our beautiful Hinksey Park to keep you entertained over lockdown.
We are pleased to be able to continue TAP at this time: 3-5pm on Thursday afternoons. Term time only. Sarah Korting is our facilitator for TAP and will be there to welcome Nursery families via the sidegate into Nursery. Unfortunately, at this time we are not able to welcome families from the wider community butContinue reading “TAP – Thursday Afternoon Play 3-5pm”
Last week “Sneezing Sid” came to visit: he was sneezing everywhere! The children were able to remind him to use a tissue, sneeze into an elbow (he had to borrow one as he hasn’t got one of his own!) and put the tissue in the bin…
This week, to expand on our Autumnal theme, we hope to be pressing apples with the children. Thanks to the apple press that we’ve borrowed from Hogacre Common Eco Park. If anyone wants to add a few more apples to our collection that is waiting to be pressed then they’d be gratefully received and alsoContinue reading “Apple pressing”
Oxfordshire County Council have launched Chatty Tuesdays: great ideas to support communication, language and literacy development. #ChattyTuesdayToday’s Top Tip is to encourage children to listen to the sounds around them. Go for a listening walk and chat together about the sounds that you can hear. Use your voice to copy the sounds. Find pictures inContinue reading “Chatty Tuesday”
The following link is for the guidance issued by the Government for early years settings and contains the System of Controls that are advised for all settings. At Lake Street Nursery we will be ensuring that our system of controls is as robust as possible as we head into Term 1, September 2020. Although weContinue reading “COVID19 Update August 2020 System of Controls”