January 22,2018

Caring for our nursery environment

At Longbarn our children went out into our nature garden to help fill up all our bird feeders and put out fresh water for the birds. The children showed a keen interest in the birds and were happy to help feed them, they showed they could listen and follow instructions and also developed their knowl Read More >
January 04,2018

Trip to Woolston Library

We are lucky enough at Woolston to be able to venture into our local area to visit some of Woolston’s close amenities. On this occasion we paid a visit to our local library, we visit the library as often as possible and have an account there which allows us to take out books and bring [&hellip Read More >
December 21,2017

Christmas Stay and Play at Longbarn

At Longbarn we had a Christmas stay and play. Thank you to the parents who came along to our Christmas stay and play we are really pleased that you were able to share this experience with us. We had lots of different activities for everyone to explore including making our own reindeer food, playing Read More >
December 14,2017

Baking at Woolston

At Woolston we have been enjoying baking gingerbread people. We all helped to get the ingredients before weighing them out together, this meant we had to use our maths skills and do lots of numbers and counting. We used our physical and fine motor skills to pour and select the ingredients and we had Read More >
October 30,2017

Diwali at Longbarn

Longbarn’s Diwali celebrations we made Diva Lamps from clay and painted our finished pots , placed a candle in them and took them home, we also created firework Diwali pictures using straws and paint and made large Rangoli patterns with chalks and used our fingertips as paintbrushes and coloured i Read More >
October 27,2017

Woolston’s Trip to the Park

We haven’t let the cold weather and wind bother us at Woolston. We ventured on a trip to the local park during the October Holidays. All the nursery attended the park, we walked sensibly together talking about road safety, the views we could see and collected some Autumn items for our Autumn j Read More >
Children caring for vegetables
August 14,2017

Caring for our vegetables

At Sefton the children have been helping to care for our vegetables. They have been looking at the various vegetables we have planted and what they need to help them grow ready for us to use to make some yummy food for our lunches and snacks. This helps to promote the children’s Physical ski Read More >
August 04,2017

Road Signs in the Community

We took the children on a learning walk in to the community. The children and practitioners identified road signs and we discussed road safety and the children behaved impeccably. Read More >
August 01,2017

Sefton have been exploring the garden.

The children have been on a bug hunt, they have explored the world around them and enjoyed learning about different types of creepy crawlies. this has extended their Knowledge of the World.   Read More >
June 16,2017

Royal Horticultural Society

At Sefton we have recently joined the Royal Horticultural Society and have taken part in the Gardening Award. We are please to announce we have achieved our level 1 and have just submitted our evidence for Level 2. These photos show some of the flowers, plants and vegetables we have planted and care Read More >