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Supporting children’s mental health

This week is Children’s Mental Health Week and we thought we’d share some of our thoughts with you. When we talk about being healthy, the first thing that comes to mind is our physical health, do we exercise enough? Do we drink enough water? Do we have a nutritious and well balanced diet? But what about our mental well being? …

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How to make: Valentine Cookies

What you’ll need: 250g soft butter 320g plain flour 125g sugar Bag of icing sugar Tablespoon of milk Tablespoon of vanilla extract Sprinkles Heart shaped cutter Rolling pin How to make: Preheat the oven at 170C or gas mark 3 Add plain flour and icing sugar to a mixing bowl then mix in butter. Keep mixing until the mixture is …

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Celebrating Chinese New Year

Tomorrow is Chinese New Year and we’re getting involved at nursery. We are going to be spending the day food tasting traditional Chinese foods, learning more about the culture surrounding Chinese New Year and taking part in lots of fun craft activities, like making our very own lanterns. We traditionally celebrate New Years on the 1st of January but in …

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Our plans for 2019

As we are starting a new term, as well as a New Year, we think now is a good time to share some of our plans for 2019 with you. We have had a busy 2018 but we have already set some of our New Year goals. Some of them we started last year or at least set the plans …

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Winter bucket list

Perfect for the whole family The cold weather is in full force and given that we may have some snowfall sooner or later we have decided to put together our very own Winter bucket list designed to help make these dreaded winter months fun for all the family. From movie nights, to snowman building competitions and winter fashion shows, you’ll find …

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Places to celebrate Guy Fawkes Night 2018

Bonfire night is just around the corner, let the fireworks, sparklers, bonfires and fun family times commence. If you are looking for family friendly places to visit to see the spectacular explosions then you’re in the right place. We have compiled a list of events happening in Wolverhampton and Walsall on, or around the 5th November.  Bonfire night in the …

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Halloween Arts and Crafts

Not taking the little ones trick or treating this year? Why not have have a go at this selection of simple and budget friendly yet really fun Halloween activities instead. We guarantee your children will have fun getting crafty this Halloween! Clay Pumpkin Handprint Here’s what you need: 2 cups flour 1 cup salt 1/2 cup warm water Paint In …

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Our Kids Club

The Kids Club Our October holiday club is up and running week commencing Monday 29th October. We have lots of activities going on throughout the week such as arts and crafts, cooking and sports. We are also running 2 trips during the week, children will got to the cinemas and Funky Monkeys play centre. Our holiday club is suitable for …

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Behaviour management at Little Rascals

We believe that children and adults flourish best in an ordered environment in which everyone knows what is expected of them and children are free to develop their play and learning without fear of being hurt or hindered by anyone else. We aim to work towards a situation in which children can develop self-discipline and self-esteem in an atmosphere of …

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How does a deposit free place sound?

Did someone say deposit free? That’s right! Between Monday 17th September and Wednesday 31st October, if you book a nursery place with us you’ll get it completley deposit free! When enrolling your child with us, we require all fee paying parents to pay a £50 upfront deposit on induction, this is to secure the child’s space whilst he/she is in …

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