The Latest in Ardenza

The Latest in Ardenza   Hello everybody here is what we are up to this week in Ardenza Childcare Blackrock this week. In the baby room this week Laura and Lisa are teaching the babies the song 'A,b,c,d'. The girls will sing the song in circle time and use an alphabet book to point out the letters. The song will also be played on the cd player and the girls will also bring the babies out to the other children in the toddler room to hear the toddlers and preschool children sing it during song time. In the toddler room Bernie and Shell are teaching the children about frogs.…

Montessori Graduation & Recycling

Montessori Graduation & Recycling   Hello everybody hope you are all enjoying the summer sun! Here is what we are doing in Ardenza Childcare in Blackrock this week! In the baby room Laura and Lisa are doing 'Three Little Pigs' with the babies. They will read the story with the babies pointing out images and making pig sounds and provide 'Three Little Pigs'  pictures for the babies to scribble on. The girls will sing the pig market song with the babies and pull their little toes. They will also do usual one to one stimulating activities and go outside. In the toddler room it’s all about storybooks so if…

Celebrating Fathers Day

Celebrating Fathers Day Hello everybody! This week in Ardenza it’s the turn of Daddys and Granddads to be spoilt as each room celebrates Father’s Day! In the baby room Laura and Lisa will help the babies along with those first words which normally is Da Da much to the delight of poor mummy! The girls will make Da Da sounds and sing Clap Handies with the babies and point at pictures of daddy from the family photos. The girls will also make some nice art surprises with baby for their first Father’s day. In the toddler room Bernie and Shell will chat to the toddlers about Daddy and…

Montessori kids head to Fota

Montessori kids head to Fota Hello everybody! Well it seems Summer is here finally and we are so excited in Ardenza Childcare  in Cork! Lots of summer themes and outdoor activities! Here is what we are up to this week. In the baby room Laura and Lisa are doing counting with the babies. They will be counting 1 to 3 using fingers and toys and anything that catches babies attention. If the weather is nice the girls will take them out to the new baby outdoor area and have one on one with them there. In the toddler room Bernie and Shell are doing bugs with the kids. In circle…