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Orangutans Christmas Events

We hope your children will enjoy the build up to Christmas, in support of this we have festive activities planned until we close for Christmas for all the children to enjoy. View PDF version by clicking the link below; orangutans_christmas_events_dates  

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Orangutans French Learning

Bonjour ! My name is Aurélie and I am now teaching French to the children at Orangutans Day Care Nursery. I have been working in several primary schools for five years now. It is never too early to learn another language. At a young age,…

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Outdoor Play Policy

Dear Parents and carers Being outside often allows your child to develop a strong autoimmune system and a resistance to allergies Outdoor winter play has long been blamed for colds and the flu. Our parents told us “Bundle up or you’ll catch a cold” and…

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New practitioners & leavers

New practitioners Holly Turner joined us on 26th October.  Holly previously worked at a local nursery for more than 2 years.. Holly is a qualified nursery practitioner to Level 2 and comes with full paediatric first aid and safeguarding training.  Holly will predominantly work with our…

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October Outings

Harvest Festival – Preschool October – A big thank you to all of our parents who contributed to the harvest ‘foodbank’ collections.  Christ church were delighted and overwhelmed by your generosity.  Our preschool children visited the church for the harvest festival service and had a…

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Potty Training

The first step towards potty training is observing your child closely and looking for signs of readiness. For successful potty training it is vital that your little one is ready, both physically and emotionally. You should never try to hurry potty training even when your…

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3&4 year funding

All children are eligible for free early education starting from the term after their 3rd birthday. Terms start on 1 September, 1 January or 1 April. Free early education gives children the best start in life. Through learning and playing with other children in a…

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Baseline Assessments

In preparation for our children leaving us to attend school we carry out some baseline assessments.  Children starting in reception class will usually have an on-entry assessment as a starting point for school.  Our baseline assessment is in line with those on-entry assessments.  We believe…