picking apples
Sessions run five days a week during term time from 9am – 1pm. Each day comprises a mixture of play and some structured activity.

We offer a wide variety of activities and resources:

  • Art and Creativity: painting, cutting, printing, play dough, sand and water
  • Music, singing and dance
  • Dressing up and role play: dressing up clothes, telephone kiosk and play-kitchen
  • Play-sets, puzzles and construction toys
  • Physical – slide, trampoline, bikes and group games
  • Outside play area
  • Local walks and other activities

Structured activities include story time, music, circle time, phonics and cooking. For the over fours we offer small work groups to prepare your child for primary school.

We provide lots of opportunities to play in our outside area which features a traditional playhouse, a large sand-play table and bikes.

We regularly take nature walks in the surrounding countryside, including visits to the Orchard. Each term features several special events:

Spring Term:
Chinese New Year celebrations, excursion to a nature reserve, treasure hunt and Easter bonnet making.

Summer term:
Sports Day on the Common, Teddy Bears’ Picnic in the Orchard, Strawberry picking at the local farm.

Autumn Term:
Halloween feast, fireworks celebration, Nativity Play, a visit from the bell-ringers and a trip to the pantomime.

And every term concludes with a party for all the children!