Fun poem for Pancake Tuesday on the 25th of February 2020

Pancakes can be fluffy Pancakes can be thin Yummy in my tummy How many will fit in Flour and eggs and milk mixed up Pour it in the pan Give a shake and flip it up Catch it if you can Do you like to roll them up Squirt lemon on the top With Strawberries … Read more Fun poem for Pancake Tuesday on the 25th of February 2020

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving to everyone celebrating today. Here are some things you might like to do with your children…. Link to Dora the explorers “Thanksgiving day Parade”  Have a listen to a little story called “The Story of Thanksgiving” – Read Aloud – Uploaded by Picture Book Read Have a little chat…. Thanksgiving is usually celebrated … Read more Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Diwali

Happy Diwali to all those celebrating It is lovely to introduce our children to different cultures. Especially important when we have children of different nationalities in our settings   Good link to learn more about Diwali “In all interpretations, one common thread rings true—the festival marks the victory of good over evil.“  Quote from National … Read more Happy Diwali

Halloween fun – I’m not scared …..

Sometimes Halloween may be a bit scary for your little ones, They may be unsure so have fun and reassure them by listening to the audio and chat about it before the day.   I have created this fun audio for your little ones to listen to. They can look at the slideshow of images … Read more Halloween fun – I’m not scared …..

Books are wonderful…. Share a story with your little ones…

Book Lovers Day… Books are fabulous and reading and listening to stories is wonderful. I took a trip down memory lane for childrens Book week . I decided to share it with you again for Book Lovers Day hope you enjoy it… I just love great kids books and could get lost for hours in … Read more Books are wonderful…. Share a story with your little ones…

Happy 4th of July

  It is lovely to introduce the children to different cultures and celebrations. It is extra special when , for example someone they know is from that country or a relative lives there… You could…. Take a look at some of the animals that live in that country Traditional foods people like to eat The … Read more Happy 4th of July

Learning about different cultures can be lot’s of fun…

May 25th is Africa Day.. How does the elephant protect itself from the hot sun ? Can you guess ?       Show the children the images and have a little chat about them. These images can lead on to focusing on one topic. For example the elephant  – Do African elephants have big … Read more Learning about different cultures can be lot’s of fun…