At Harpole Day Nursery, we love celebrating World Book Day every year. This Year, World Book Day takes place on Thursday 7th March. As part of this day, your child can dress up as their favourite character from a book
Primary school teachers pick up where we left off. If your child is able to recognise the letters of their name by the time they leave Harpole Day Nursery, then we pass this information on to your child’s new school
We are very lucky at nursery to have an enclosed garden, but even luckier to have a Secret Garden tucked away at the back! Here we do some of our best messiest play, including the classic mud-pie making. No amount
Another nursery favourite from the brilliant Dinner Lady cookbook. We’ve adapted the quantities (the dinner lady version calls for over 5kg mince!) Rachael, our cook, also does a version with Quorn mince for our little vegetarians and that’s fab, too!
Children develop more rapidly during the first five years of their lives than at any other time. This booklet has been written to help you as a parent know what to expect during these vitally important years by focusing on the
As Allergy Awareness Week gets underway next week, it’s worth a few words on the ways in which we – at Harpole Day Nursery – look after children with food allergies.These are undoubtedly on the increase amongst little ones and ranging from
I remember making mud pies with my sisters in our back garden. We had a Rhuss tree and used to mash up the tiny rust-coloured furry balls from the seed heads into our potions. I can still remember the distinctive
Toddle About magazine asked us to tell us about one of our favourite recipes this month, and our cook, Rachael, suggested this delicious meal that is loved by the babies and pre-schoolers alike. We’ve adapted the amounts to serve