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Mother’s Day Preparations begin at Little Gems

We’ve been on a mission in Pre-school at Little Gems.  We’ve created some special invitations, and we’re sending them special delivery to our Mums!  We’ve had several walking trips to the post office to post our invitations to our Mother’s Day Brunch at the end of March!  We’ve learned so much during our adventures! All […]

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Christmas 2018

It’s Christmas time again! It is that magical time of year, and the children have been busy singing and dancing their hearts out! The nativities and parties have been an absolute joy! The staff at Holly House, Kids@BT9, Little Gems, First Steps, Greendale and Clearly Kids have all been making the most of the festive feeling. […]

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Little Gems Community Dancing

Here at Little Gems Pre-School, we are partnering with Jump Jiggle and Jive in an intergenerational initiative! This fun opportunity aims to promote movement, dance, music, and community building! We will be working at Dunlady Nursing Home on a regular basis in small groups. Everyone is taking part! These sessions will be tailor made to […]

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Pirate Invasion at Little Gems!!

First things first, if you want to be a pirate, you have to dress like a pirate. YAAARRR! No pirate costume would be complete without a sword which the children made and of course face painting.  They played various pirate games such as scrub the deck and walk the plank. They made their own pirate […]

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Little Gems Graduation 2018

Little Gems Graduation Day 2018 It has been an emotional couple of weeks here at Little Gems! We can’t believe it is Graduation Season again already, it is amazing how quickly time flies! It is safe to say this year was extra special as the sun was shining bright at Little Gems! It was a […]

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Meghan & Harry Royal Wedding Celebrations

Little Gems Royal Party Last Friday, the Little Gems Junior Pre-school room hosted a Royal Tea Party to celebrate Harry and Megan’s big wedding . It was an absolute joy as we all had lovely treats and sweets as well some tea! We also made our own crowns to wear and we put on our best party […]

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Little Gems Botanic Adventure

Little Gems Botanic Adventure With the sun finally shining, it’s time to get out and about! Last Thursday, the excitement was building as we took a bus to Botanic Garden for a great day of exploring and observing all the signs of spring.  We saw lots of things in the natural world coming to life […]

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Little Gems Easter Party

Little Gems Easter Party Last Friday at Little Gems, the big Easter Party was on for the pre-school children! The day began with the grand Egg Hunt! It had everybody on their feet as the children searched high and low to find all the hidden eggs… Good thing everybody found them! With all the eggs […]

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Mini Beasts at Little Gems

  Mini Beasts at Little Gems A lot is happening at Little Gems this Spring time! All this week, the children have been making new friends with their mini beasts! The pre-schoolers have been learning all about creating habitats for live crickets, grasshoppers, and cockroaches. From creating miniature homes and comfy tubs for the creatures, […]

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