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Baking Day!

Every week in nursery we have a lovely volunteer who comes in to bake with the children. Today they made victoria sponge cake! The children helped with adding the ingredients to the bowl and mixing it all together. Baking together helps children develop fine motor skills, eye hand…

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Posted by Nicola Braund on 14 June 2019

Developing Language Skills through Play

Play is an important part of speech development. Each day, at Lilycroft Nursery, children are given the opportunity to play and interact with one another and staff, which in turn develops their social skills.

Today children have been taking part in roleplay, making patterns and forming…

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Posted by Nicola Braund on 7 June 2019

Tags: outdoor play , language , roleplay

Outdoor Learning Programme

A group of our nursery children have been visiting a local community ground for some Outdoor Play adventures!

 

Over the past couple of weeks they have been exploring the garden, discovering nature and today they used the obstacles in the grounds to go on their very own bear hunt! After the…

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Posted by Nicola Braund on 3 June 2019

Tags: outdoor play

Welcome to our new Blog!

Welcome to our new Blog where we will be giving you a glimpse of some of the many exciting activities we get up to here at Lilycroft Nursery School for children from two to five.

We use real, interesting experiences to inspire the awe and wonder that young children have such capacity for. We…

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Posted by Nicola Braund on 3 June 2019