Latest From Ardenza

Latest From Ardenza Hello Everybody,  here is what the smallies are up to this week in Ardenza. In the baby room Suzanne and Geraldine are doing the colour red with the babies. The girls will sit with the babies on the mat and will get babies to play with a red basket full of red toys and repeat the word red with each item. The girls will point out red in picture books and the babies will do some sensory play using red paint and soft spaghetti! The babies will be watched closely so no spaghetti is eaten! The toddler room this week are learning about zoo animals.…

Chinese New Year at Ardenza

Chinese New Year at Ardenza Hello Everybody and 'Gong Xi Fa Cai' seeing as its Chinese new year on Thursday! Here is how some of the children are celebrating it! In the baby room Laura and Geraldine won’t be teaching the babies about Chinese New Year but they will be teaching them about the alphabet! On the floor the girls will sit with the babies and sing the alphabet song. They will also look through letter books and sound out letters. The girls will also do usual one on one stimulating activities. In the toddler room Bernie and Shell are teaching the children about Chinese New Year. In circle time…

Love is in the air in Ardenza

Love is in the air in Ardenza Hello Everybody. It is the week of love in Ardenza Childcare in Blackrock as we celebrate St Valentine’s day! Here is how each room will be celebrating it! In the baby room Laura and Geraldine will be making tiny footprint love hearts with the babies. The girls will reinforce the colours pink and red and get to see how ticklish the littlest of admirers are! There will also be extra kisses and cuddles this week! In the toddler room Bernie and Shell will be chatting to the children about love. The girls will ask them who they love and talk about ways to show you…

Latest From Ardenza

Latest From Ardenza Hello Everybody, here is what we are up to in Ardenza this week. In the baby room it’s time for the babies to learn the song ‘Round and round the garden’. Laura and Lisa will sit with the babies on the mat and sing the song. They will do the actions using babies hands and see how ticklish the babies are! The girls will also move with the babies to the song to encourage movement and use teddy bears as props. Lisa will also provide some teddy bear pictures for the babies to scribble on. It’s the toddlers turn to learn about Spring this week…