Latest from Ardenza

Latest from Ardenza Hello Everybody! Can’t believe we are into another new month already! Getting closer to Halloween which is exciting! Here is what we are up to this week! In the baby room the girls are continuing on with senses so this week they are doing hearing. In circle time Laura and Lisa will make different sounds, loud ones and quiet ones and test out the babies hearing. Lisa will go to different parts of the room and make noises to see will the babies turn to hear it and Laura will provide the babies with lovely noisy toys for the babies to get nice and noisy!…

Latest From Ardenza

Latest From Ardenza Hello everybody here is what we are up to this week in Ardenza! In the baby room Laura and Lisa are continuing with the senses with the babies and they will be looking at taste this week. In circle time the girls will point out their mouths and baby’s mouths and make clucking and sucking noises. Laura will sit the babies in front of the mirror and point at their mouths and mimic eating. They will point out pictures of food and mouths in books and scribble pictures of mouths. If you have any new food you would like your baby to try send it…

Latest From Ardenza

Latest From Ardenza Hello Everybody here is what we are up to this week in Ardenza Childcare in Cork. In the baby room Laura and Lisa are looking at sense of smell  with the babies so the girls will sit with the babies and concentrate on the nose. The girls will point to their noses and touch the babies nose and make sniffing noises. The girl will sit the babies in front of the mirror and point out their noses and look through books and point out animal and characters noses. The girls will encourage the babies to sniff by sniffing their dinners and snacks. Laura will also…

Latest in Ardenza

Latest in Ardenza Hello everybody! Hope everybody is settled back to their school routine I know we are. We had a great week of getting to know each other! Here is what we are up to this week! In the baby room it’s all about family. Laura and Lisa would like it if parents could put in a family photo into the bag for the wall in the baby room so that babies can see their families and the girls use it in circle time. Laura will try and help baby with their first words by sounding out words like mammy, daddy, and names of siblings and grandparents.…

Start of a new school year

Start of a new school year Hello Everybody! We have lots of new children starting this week in Ardenza Childcare in Cork so lots of settling in and forming new friendships! In the baby room Laura and Lisa are working with blocks. The girls will sit down on the matting area with the babies and put blocks on the ground pointing out colours and sticking them together. The girls will encourage the babies to stretch and move by giving them little challenges of moving blocks away from the babies so that baby has to reach and figure out how to get it back. The girls will also hide blocks and see…