Attention to detail

Lots of fun events at Little Gems

What a busy week it has been… Chinese New Year, Pancake Tuesday and Valentine’s Day to finish off the week! In nursery this week we have had great fun learning all about the Chinese New Year. On Monday the children in Junior pre-school had a Chinese food tasting session, prawn crackers were definitely a favourite. […]

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Clearly Kids 5 Star Kitchen

Clearly Kids got their 5 stars! Gary our dedicated cook has achieved a 5 star rating following our recent inspection. Each day Gary freshly prepares all meals for the children who attend. His menu is nutritionally balanced and always allows him to meet any special dietary requirements at the parents request.

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Noah smells the lime.

Learning about Senses

During the month of January 2016 the theme throughout First Steps Junior Academy will be ‘My Senses’. This is one of the children’s favourites. Staff focus on the children’s five senses, sight, sound touch, taste and smell. Providing children with opportunities to explore their senses increases a child’s understanding of and communication about the world […]

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Thea amazed the car is frozen in ice!

Exploring Transportation in Bangor

The Clearly Kids bus is out and about! This month the word on everyone’s lips is transport. The children in each room are discovering methods of transport from horse and carts to hot air balloons! We have frozen cars in ice for the children to explore and visited the transport museum this week to extend […]

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The Igloo with a Snowman

The Christmas Milk Carton Igloo

The Igloo is finally completed! A big thank you to all our families who collected milk cartons. There has been great anticipation as each layer was built with care and dedication. Every morning the children (big and small) would arrive to see what had been completed. A big thank you to the big Elf who […]

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The Elves and the Cow

Holly House Wriggly Nativity

Holly House Pre-school have been super busy, they recently held their annual Christmas Nativity! We had Mary and Joseph, donkey too… We had Angels and Shepherds and Cows to go Mooooo! We all played our part, we all sang and wriggled… Even Santa’s Elf payed us a visit and we giggled. He left us with […]

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Is it our turn yet?

First Steps Wiggly Nativity

Some photos from the First Steps Nativity – “The Wiggly Nativity” The boys and girls excelled themselves and were stars of the show. I think everyone who saw this year’s performance would agree…

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Anna and Elsa

Anna & Elsa Visit BT9

We had a special visit from Anna and Elsa who joined in our Christmas party. They visited all the rooms with the Tweenies, Junior pre-school and Pre-school children singing and dancing to ‘Let it Go.’ Special thanks to Harry’s dad (Clive Turkington) for the costumes (Johnnies Fancy Dress, Lisburn Road).

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The Pre-school staff - looking good!

Festive Fun at the BT9 Nativity

Christmas arrived at Kids@BT9 last Friday when the pre-school children performed the Christmas nativity – ‘Whoops a Daisy Angel.’ The parents were greeted with hot mulled wine. All the cast sang and danced their hearts out – you never know, we could have the next Brad and Angelina!!! The parents thoroughly enjoyed the performance and […]

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