Archive for June, 2019

SUMMER TERM – 2nd HALF

Posted on: 11th June 2019

DATES:

03.06.19 – 19.07.19 – 2nd half of term
22.07.19 – 16.08.19 summer HOLIDAY CLUB
Due to the way funding works – the week beginning 02.09.19 will be an unfunded week. Please complete a holiday form if you require childcare. They are available and need to be returned by 28.06.19.

30 HOURS FUNDING:

If your child has turned 3 this term you may be entitled to 30 hours/week. All children are entitled to 15 free hours after their 3rd birthday but if parents are both working a minimum of 16hrs each/week they are able to apply for the additional 15.
Please go to www.supportincornwall.org.uk/childcare
Please apply before 26.07.19.

SPORTSDAY

This will be @ 10.00 am on Tuesday 23rd July on Cape schools bottom field. There will be a raffle, refreshments, BBQ and ice-creams available afterwards.
If your child is participating please fill out a medal form as medals are only ordered for those attending.
If you would like to pre-order burgers please fill out a form. These forms are available at the door and need to be returned by Friday 5th July.

ARRIVING AND COLLECTING:

Please be aware that if you arrive before the time your child is booked in you will be asked to stay to ensure ratios are in place. Staff rotas are completed according to the times children are booked in from.
If you are going to be late collecting your child please phone the nursery to ensure staff can make provision as a member/s may have to stay to ensure ratios.

THEMES FOR THE FIELD MOUSE ROOM: 2ND HALF OF TERM

Week 1 – trains Week 2 – travel agents
Week 3 – our holidays Week 4 – beach cafe
Week 5 – sunny days Week 6 – @the beach
Week 7 – sports day
If you have any resources to facilitate these topics they would be gratefully received ie. Old postcards, pictures, brochures, plane/train tickets etc

LAFROWDA:

Lafrowda is on Saturday 20th July and we will be walking in the 12 o’ clock procession. We will meet at the Nancherrow centre at 11.50 am. The theme is ‘Off the page’ and we are going to be characters from ‘Winnie the Pooh’.
Please let Debbie know if you have a costume representing one of the characters. There will be one representation of each character and everyone else will be dressed as bees.

DOORMOUSE ROOM:

If anyone has any old guttering they would like to donate the children would be very grateful. Please see Louise if you are able to help. Can all children please bring spare clothes for water play – thank you.

SUMMER!

Please can all parents provide a named packet of wet-wipes, sun-cream and sun hat for their child/ren. During the warm weather please can children avoid wearing strappy dresses and bring spare clothes as there will be lots of water play!

SUMMER TERM – 1st half

Posted on: 9th June 2019

DATES:

23.04.19 – 24.05.19 – 1st half of term
06.05.19 bank holiday – CLOSED
27.05.19 bank holiday – CLOSED
28.05.19 – 31.05.19 – half term HOLIDAY CLUB
03.06.19 – 19.07.19 – 2nd half of term
22.07.19 – 16.08.19 summer HOLIDAY CLUB

STAFF:

We are sorry to say this is Maria’s last week and she will be leaving us after 8 years to begin a new career within the NHS. We all wish her the best and will hopefully she will pop in sometime!

 

HOLIDAY CLUB:

Holiday forms will be available at the end of the week.
Forms for half term holiday club need to be back by 17.05.19
Forms for summer club need to be back by 21.06.19

DUCK RACE:

Thank you to everyone who attended and supported our annual duck race on Sunday.
We raised £406.00 which will go towards the outside area.
Thank you to everyone who made cakes – they went down a treat!

 

Themes for the field mouse room: 1st half of term

Week 1 – animals
Week 2 – insects
Week 3 – birds
Week 4 – seeds
Week 5 – fruit and veg

SPORTS DAY:

This will provisionally be Tuesday 23rd July @ 10.00 am. This date is to be confirmed.
There will be a raffle and a BBQ on the day along with teas and coffees.

GARDEN AREA:

Our garden areas are being renovated and the back garden is in the process of having an outdoor shelter and new slide constructed. This has been funded from the monies we were lucky to receive from the CO-OP community fund.
Thank you to everyone who chose The Brambles as their charity.

SUMMER:

Please can all parents provide a named packet of wet-wipes, sun-cream and sun hat for their child/ren. When we have really warm weather please can children avoid wearing strappy dresses to avoid sun burn