Latest From Ardenza

Latest From Ardenza   Hi there hope everybody is enjoying the last of the holidays! Here is what we are learning about this week! In the baby room Laura and Lisa are doing 'Row Row Row Your Boat' with the babies. Laura will play it on the cd player all week and sit down with the babies helping them to move to the song. This song is a great one as it helps strengthen babies core muscles and encourage sitting up. The girls will also bring the babies out to the big boys and girls song time so that the babies can watch and mimic their movements. I'ts…

Latest From Ardenza

Latest From Ardenza   Hello everybody here is what we are up to in Ardenza Childcare in Cork this week. In the baby room Laura and Lisa are doing finger painting with the babies. The girls will sit down with the babies and sing finger songs like 10 little fingers, This little piggy and round and round the garden to emphasis their fingers and do some finger play using buttoned toys and books. Then the girls will sit them in the high chairs and dip their fingers into different colour paint and print them onto the paper. For some of the older babies the girls will let them…

Road Safety Week

Road Safety Week Hello everybody here is what your little ones are up to this week in Ardenza Childcare, Blackrock, Cork! In the baby room continuing on from sounds last week the girls are doing zoo animals with the babies this week! Circle time will consist of looking through soft and hard zoo animal books with the babies pointing out the different animals. Laura and Lisa will name out the animals and do the sounds and actions of those animals to the babies helping them to recognise the sounds as well as entertaining them! The girls will give the babies soft animal toys and musical animal toys which…

Hard to believe Autumn is now here!

Hard to believe Autumn is now here! Hello Everybody,  hope you are enjoying the summer it’s hard to believe it’s nearly over and we’re coming into autumn! Here is what we are up to in Ardenza Childcare in Cork this week! It’s all about getting the babies to babble and talk this week in the baby room as Laura and Lisa are doing sounds with the babies! The girls will sit down with the babies in circle time and make different sounds and noises with their mouths and toys and encourage the babies to imitate them. They will listen to songs and noises on the cd player and use musical toys to…