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European Partnerships

This time last year Liz and Sharon were preparing to deliver a presentation at Urbino University in the capacity of Erasmus partners. The week spent at the University proved to be tremendously educational as well as extremely enjoyable for both. This month we welcome four European Students to The Children’s Room, three via the Erasmus Programme. […]

Turning Jigsaws into Montessori Activities

One of our Pre-Nursery team, Helen, bought this lovely jigsaw for us while she was in Dublin. We love it because it’s made from natural rather than synthetic materials, it’s bright and it develops many skills simultaneously. Puzzles are great for developing hand-eye coordination, fine motor skills and cognitive skills such as problem solving. To turn a simple […]

Outdoor Music Lessons

Our nursery teacher Sarah has been taking the children to the park and garden for their music lessons. Sarah teaches the children songs on different instruments as well as her own guitar! These lessons are a great way for children to express themselves creatively and are a lot of fun too!   Connect with us to get all […]

St Patrick’s Day

Happy St Patrick’s Day! To mark the occassion Baby floor have been painting shamrocks, Pre-Nursery have hand painted leprechauns and Nursery collected all the green materials they could find and made a collage!   Connect with us to get all the latest updates from The Children’s Room!                         

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Natural Materials

Today the children have started their project about natural materials. They have been working with soil, clay, chalks, sand, shells, leaves and tiny stones. The children have been pulverizing, sifting, moulding and mixing these materials to understand about how they can manipulate such matter to experiment with form, texture and transformation to stimulate imaginative activity […]