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Latest From Ardenza Hello Everybody, here is what your little ones are up to this week in Ardenza! In the Baby room Suzanne and Kathlyn are doing sensory play with sand. Suzanne will fill a tray with sand and put in down on the mat for the babies to explore it. She will encourage them to use their hands and fingers to feel the sand and rub their feet in it so that they can feel the soft grains. After a while the girls will introduce sand toys and pouring equipment and show them different way to us the sand and encourage the babies to copy. There will…

Fathers Day in Ardenza

Fathers Day in Ardenza Hello Everybody. hope your all enjoying the summer! It’s all about Dad this week as the children celebrate father’s day so dads be prepared to be spoilt! In the baby room Suzanne and Kathlyn will sit with the babies and give them their family photos and point out Dad in the photos, describing him, saying da da da sounds and sing the song 'I love you'. The girls will read stories on fathers and grandfathers and do sensory play using flour and the girls will encourage the babies to pretend to make dinner for dad. The girls will make lots of nice fathers' days surprises…

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Latest From Ardenza Hi Everyone, here is what we are up to this week in Ardenza. In the baby room Suzanne and Geraldine are doing 'five little monkeys' with their little monkeys! In circle time the girls will sing it and do the actions counting down using their fingers.  With the bigger and more able babies the girls will jump around doing monkey impressions with them for fun and role play monkeys jumping on the bed! The babies will look at pictures of monkeys and together colour and paint a big monkeys picture stuck onto the wall. The monkey teddies and toys will also be played with and…

Happy Easter

Happy Easter Hello Everybody hope you all had a lovely St. Patrick's weekend! We have another exciting weekend ahead too with Easter it’s all go! Here is what each room is up to for Easter in Ardenza. In the baby room Suzanne and Geraldine will sit with the babies and talk and look at pictures of bunny’s, eggs and chickens. They will point out their colours shapes and noises they make and read the story 'By the light of the Silvery Moon' which has lovely baby bunny’s and chicks in it and it’s a favourite story with the babies. The babies will get to do sensory play…

Mothers Day in Ardenza

Mothers Day in Ardenza Hello Everybody! This week it’s all about mummy so it’s time to spoil the fantastic mothers in Ardenza as we celebrate Mother’s day! Its Sunday March 6th just as a reminder to daddy’s! In the baby room Suzanne and Geraldine will sit with the babies and their family pictures and point out mummy to babies and talk about mummy and sing 'I Love You'. The girls will do lots of arts and crafts with the babies to make some personal mother’s day gifts for mummy which are a lovely keep sake to look back on in years to come. In the toddler room Bernie and…

Love is in the air in Ardenza

Love is in the air in Ardenza Hello Everybody, it’s a week of love in Ardenza this week as we celebrate Valentines! Here is what each room is up to! In the baby room, Suzanne and Geraldine will be giving the babies extra cuddles and kisses in circle time as they give the babies lots of love. The girls will sing Barneys favourite ‘I love you’ and tell the babies 'I love you' regularly. The girls will read stories on love and give the babies pictures of their family from the family wall pointing out family members and showing them love by blowing kisses to them. For arts and crafts the girls…

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Latest from Ardenza Hello Everybody! It’s so exciting that we are in December! We have a few more things to learn in Ardenza before we dive into Christmas so here is what we are up to this week! In the Baby room it time to learn about 'Humpty Dumpty'. In the cosy corner Suzanne and Geraldine will pull out the nursery rhyme book and sing 'Humpty Dumpty'. They will point at the pictures and do actions of humpty dumpty falling. The girls will do this every day so that the babies can learn it. Suzanne will bring in egg shells for the babies to feel and explore and…

Latest From Ardenza

Latest From Ardenza Hello everybody! Here is what we are up to this week in Ardenza. In the baby room Suzanne and Geraldine are doing the letter B with the babies. In the cosy corner the girls will sit with the babies and give them toys beginning with B like balls, books, blocks and bricks and emphasise the 'ba' sound. They will look through the alphabet book and point out the letter B and sing the alphabet song. They will sing 'Baa, baa, black sheep' and make B sounds. The babies will also get to make a letter B for the baby room wall using paint and glitter.…

Latest From Ardenza

Latest From Ardenza Hello Everybody hope you got over Halloween ok! Here is what we are up to this week. In the baby room it’s time to learn about the Alphabet and the letter A. Suzanne and Geraldine will sit down with the babies and have toys like plastic apples, abacus, and alphabet jigsaws and other toys beginning with 'A ' ready for them to play with. They will make 'A' sounds and name out the toys for the babies. They will sing the alphabet song and listen and move to it on the music player. The babies will also get to scribble the letter 'A'. In the…

It’s Halloween time in Ardenza

It’s Halloween time in Ardenza Hello Everyone and Happy Halloween!! All of Ardenza is going to have Halloween fun this week so here is what your ghosts and monsters are up to! It’s going to be spooktacular! In the baby room Suzanne and Geraldine will be making lots of cute but scary arts and crafts with the babies. In circle time the girls will point out pumpkins and describe them and even borrow the pumpkin form upstairs so that the babies can have a touch and feel of it. The girls will play hidey boo and make blanket tents to play in with the babies. For arts and crafts they…