This is the central room with much to offer in a developmental atmosphere that is fun for the over three children within our care. Children aged three and upwards are able to access a variety of activities in this room which include construction materials and a role play area. Daily art activities are offered to all children, which includes creative painting, gluing, sand and water play.
Mainly used by children aged two to three during activity times providing them with age and stage appropriate opportunities. Children learn through interaction with others and exploration of the world around them. During their day they have the opportunity to play outside, participate in story and singing time along with a variety of creative and role -play experiences being offered.
The baby room is a light airy room dedicated to children up to 2 years old. It has a warm welcoming atmosphere with wonderful colourful child centered murals and equipment. There is a large range of natural materials for children to explore as well as a quiet area for those who want to have a quiet few minutes.
This area of the nursery provides opportunity for those who wish to have a rest during the day. All cots and beds have mattresses fitted to safety standards and linen is washed weekly. We provide calm music to help your child relax and unwind. The area is closely monitored by our nursery nurses.
This room provides a safe indoor padded play area where children can enjoy the soft play environment. It encourages your child’s locomotion, balance and releases their energy…well some of it.
This area allows social interaction during meal times and provides the perfect opportunity to develop good table manners along with a knowledge of food. This is further encouraged through participating with cooking activities and the preparation of snacks.
We have both grassed and playground style areas with space for pushing, pulling and biking toys. Outdoor activities encourage mobility, co-ordination and independence. Outdoor pursuits are encouraged daily with supervised play activities and games. Role play opportunities are offered in our “Balamory” style houses along with opportunities to grow some of our own produce in our garden area.
Fresh air – countryside surroundings and extensive play areas including Balamory Style House,