No sign of slowing down

There was no sign of slowing down at Little Ladybirds Day Nursery in October, with the children enjoying another busy month of activities.

Pre-school loved trying out a new autumn game involving rolling conkers into number tubes. This was a great exercise for developing their hand to eye coordination and counting skills as they had to add up their points after rolling the conkers.

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Charity of the year

Little Ladybirds Day Nursery’s first fundraising event in aid of its new charity of the year has raised over £600.

We are supporting local children’s hospice Zoë’s Place over the next 12 months, and in September, held an autumn fayre featuring table-top stalls, face painting, tombola, cakes and refreshments.

The event was well supported by parents, families, friends and general members of the public and it resulted in £608 being raised for Zoë’s Place Middlesbrough.

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Another busy month

To say September was another busy month at Little Ladybirds would be an understatement.

Following on from our fire brigade visit in August, Pre-School set up their own ‘people who help us’ doctors’ surgery. They collated literature, materials, and imaginative resources to help patients with their medical concerns. This resulted in some amazing focused communications, and use of fine motor skills.

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