The nursery children have been making some spray bottle art today! We filled bottles with watered down paint and the children used different colours to make a picture. Connect with us to get all the latest updates from The Children’s Room!
Our Pre-Nursery children have been painting with pom poms! This activity uses pegs to grip the pom poms making it easier for the children to hold and manipulate the make shift paint brush. The pom poms can be dabbed on the paper to make circles or brushed across the page to make lines, meaning each child can […]
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. […]
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 […]
We are hosting the amazing Barbara Isaacs, an esteemed Montessorian, author and lecturer on 14th May who will be presenting on Montessori and the Early Years for the first time in Wales. The day will run from 9.30 – 3.30 and includes a catered lunch, if you are interested in attending please email firstname.lastname@example.org for […]
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 […]
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!
Happy Valentines Day! The nursery children made these lovely Valentines cards using their fingers to paint the flower stems! Connect with us to get all the latest updates from The Children’s Room!
Continuing with our Natural Materials project the children have been using the powders we made by pulverising soil, clay, chalk, shells, leaves and other materials to create their art work! We asked the children to create their favorite landscapes, they chose gardens and beaches. Check back for the finished pieces! Connect with us to […]
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 […]