Halloween Fun in Ardenza

Halloween Fun in Ardenza So much excitement this week in Ardenza with Halloween approaching! Lots of spooky arts and crafts to be made as each room prepares for Halloween. In the baby room Laura and Lisa will be making some spooky baby ghost footprints with the babies! The girls will paint the babies feet gently noting the babies reaction and print them onto paper. It’s a lovely little reminder of babies' first Halloween in Ardenza Childcare, Cork  for you to have! In the toddler room Bernie and Shell will be making creepy handprint spiders with the kids! Bernie and Shell will paint the toddlers' hands with black paint and…

Latest from Ardenza

Latest from Ardenza Hello everybody! Only another week to Halloween! We are so excited and we probably won’t recognise anyone with all the monsters and witches coming in the door on the 31st! Here is what we are doing this week. In the baby room Laura and Lisa are doing the letter A with the babies. The girls will sing the Alphabet in circle and make Aa sounds with the babies. They emphasis and dramatize the letter A in words and actions like AAAaa chooo and AAAaple. The girls will point out the letter A in alphabet books and things that begin with A whenever they see it…

Exploring the ocean in Ardenza

Exploring the ocean in Ardenza Hello everybody, hope October is keeping you well! Here is what we are up to in Ardenza in Blackrock this week! In the baby room it’s all about touch so the babies will be doing lots of exploring with their hands! In circle time Laura and Lisa will give the babies one on one massages on their legs and arms while talking to the babies to help them experience touch while also creating a bond. The girls will use different delicate textures on babies skin like paint brushes, cotton wool, and clothe3 and see how they react to the different textures. They will also let…

Nursery rhymes & exercise in Ardenza

Nursery rhymes & exercise in Ardenza Hello Everybody,  here is what we are up to this week in Ardenza! In the Baby room Laura and Lisa are concentrating on the sense of sight. In circle time the girls will point out eyes and repeat the word eyes. They will sit the babies in front of the mirror and point out babies eyes and look through books pointing out eyes in it. The girls will play 'Peek a boo' games and hide toys in front of the babies to see if they watch where they go.  They will sing eye related songs and Laura will give the babies eye pictures to scribble…