Happy World book day – snuggle up and enjoy a story

Teddy loves stories  Snuggling up with a lovely book is magic….maybe share one with your favourite teddy There are some lovely books and one you might enjoy is The Shepherd boy by Kim Lewis. They can hear how the farmer has to look after the sheep when there is snow and what happens throughout the … Read more Happy World book day – snuggle up and enjoy a story

Welcome April

April sees the daffodils Standing proudly on the hills Frogspawn then tadpoles swimming deep Soon turn into frogs and leap.. Verse from Calendar poem by Michelle Waldron…   Teddy where are you ? Where is that little rascal? Perhaps he is looking for frogs at the riverbank… Bring your favourite teddy on a trip…. Walk … Read more Welcome April

Spring is in the air – Lovely time to explore & learn about nature

Spring is a wonderful time of year to explore and learn about nature. Have lots of adventures with your children and allow them to experience the beauty around them. Don’t forget to bring your favourite Teddy..   One way to help your children learn is to have a little chat  about the way the  leaves … Read more Spring is in the air – Lovely time to explore & learn about nature

Learning about Nature -Let’s chat about leaves

Coming into Autumn now and we can see the leaves beginning to change colour ….    You can have a little chat with the children. This encourages them to become observant and watch what is happening around them. In Summer the trees are covered with green leaves. Green leaves make food for the tree. They … Read more Learning about Nature -Let’s chat about leaves

I wonder which animals live on the farm? Have a chat….

You can have great fun with your little ones chatting about who might live on the farm. This is the time of year when you might see new born baby lambs. The children love hearing about baby animals and their Mums. I wonder will they get to see some baby chicks this spring ? Here … Read more I wonder which animals live on the farm? Have a chat….

Teddy likes learning about big and small eggs

Great way to emphasise the difference between big and small Show the children the ostrich egg you can expand and print off images and the Robins egg Let them compare the size It would be great if they could see the real eggs but always make sure to emphasise the importance of never disturbing them. … Read more Teddy likes learning about big and small eggs

Listen to the Audio – Have fun playing the Dipper bird game

Learn all about the frog and have fun playing the Dipper Bird game On the album your little ones can hear all about the fun they can have on a  trip to the riverbank including hearing all about the lifecycle of the frog. Dipper bird game Listen and join in the fun game all about … Read more Listen to the Audio – Have fun playing the Dipper bird game

Farm animals – Help the babies find their mummies

Farm animals… On the album there is a track about visiting the farm…. here is a little game you might like to play with the children, where they have to help the baby farm animals find their mummy. Let’s have a look at some farm animals and their little babies. There is one little animal … Read more Farm animals – Help the babies find their mummies