31st January 2020
The children have done lots of playing and exploring this week, using their binoculars. Thanks Debbie for your great ideas.
Pirate Ship – Free to a good home
Our Pirate Ship needs a new home – needs a little TLC but otherwise its sound- would make great firewood. Free to anyone who wants to collect – it will need to be collect by next weekend 8th February.
Cash 4 Clothes – Deadline Next Friday 8th February
If you’re having a Spring clean this weekend – please let us have your unwanted items – they take – good quality clothing – no stains or holes – shoes and wellies – no holes – Coats/jumpers/cardigans etc ( NO knickers or Socks)
Home Corner - Family Tree
Can all parents send /e-mail a family picture to put on our Scallywags Family Tree
Understanding the World - - Talk about friends, families, and why they are important – Share Family Photographs, friends, pets and favourite people.
Communication and Language – Speaking – Wait and allow the child time to start the conversation / give thinking time/– talk about Family, Friends, etc
Playing and exploring – engagement – Playing with what they know (Families) – (role playing)– looking after baby – being kind – washing clothes – ironing – making food – sitting nicely at the table – using our manner.
Things to do over the weekend: -
· Talk about family, friends, pets and people who are important to them.
Winter – Snow Procedures
The weather is getting very cold and could possibly snow anytime – please be aware of the following procedures – We will always endeavour to stay open were possible – but sometimes this is avoidable due to Staffing or Site Safety.
· Keep a look out on your e-mails – 7.30 – 8 am any updates will be sent out
· Keep up to date on our Facebook page
· We will contact you via Text if we are closing – ( please check your mobile numbers are up to date)
· Ring Scallywags before you set off ( oversight sometimes happen and this will avoid any disappointments)
Bedtime Story – Tuesday 3rd March – 6-7pm – Special Guest Author
Graduation Photos (Pre-school only) Wednesday 3rd June – 9.00am
Graduation Evening (Pre-school only) – Thursday 9th July – 6pm-7pm
Summer Trip – Brockholes Nature Reserve – Date to be confirmed
Monday 6th January 2020 – Friday 14th February
Half Term – 17th-24th February
Return – 25th February – 27th March
Easter 30th March-13th April
Return – 14th April-7th May