Kids@BT9 Autumn Walk at Botanic Park

On Wednesday 15th October, Kids@BT9 went on an adventure to Botanic Park gardens.  All of the boys and girls were wrapped up warm and watching carefully for the green man before crossing the road as they made their way to Botanic. We all had lots of fun walking through the palm houses looking at the […]

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Halloween Party at Greendale

We hope all of our nursery school children have a great half term. We had lots of fun today in nursery, we all dressed up in our scariest outfits and came to nursery to get our faces painted. We carved our own pumpkin and even had a pumpkin carving competition and  invited the children to […]

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A Visit to the Dentist for Holly House Pre-School

Today we had a cool visit to the Dentist… we never thought we would enjoy the dentist so much until we met our new friend ‘Buddy Brushalot’ Buddy helped us to see the importance of brushing your teeth as well as letting us sit up in the big dentist chair to have our teeth all […]

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Beep, beep arrival of new Holly House Vehicles!

On Friday October 17th, Holly House had a surprise delivery of 3 brand new vehicles for our kiddies to travel to and from school and on outings. They are slightly different to the old ones, as these ones are white and match the logo on our staff’s tunics. Some of the kids were taken to […]

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Greendale’s Nature Walk

Greendale nursery school went on their first trip this week, even though it was raining we had a great day out. The rain made lots of puddles for us to splash in!! We went to Stormont to collect some lovely Autumn goodies. We got lots of leaves, pinecones, conkers and acorns. We are going to […]

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Book Fair 2014

At Greendale this month we are hosting our very first book fair! In the month of October each room in the nursery will be promoting literacy and listening skills and building on communication between the children. Reading books with children has many exciting benefits like: · building stronger relationships with parents · encouraging academic excellence · […]

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Belfast’s Young Scientists learn about Germs

Queens University Belfast came along to Kids at BT9 as part of their community outreach programme. The kids were given yellow lab coats to dress up in, and learned all about germs and the importance of good hand washing. Visit the Queens University Research Centre webpage for the full write up!    

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Holly House Summer Scheme 2014

Holly House Summer Scheme kicks off on Monday 21st July 2014 for Five Action Packed weeks of Fun in the Sun (we hope!) We have a range of activities this year from making strawberry ice lollies to frequent Park Outings as well as designing your own T-Shirts… Most importantly our big trip this year is […]

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