Cake making for the babies

Cake-a-Thon ‘morn’ for Macmillan Cancer Support

Holly House Nursery staff and children all held a Cake-a-thon ‘morn’ on Friday 30th September 2016. The girls and boys in each room got their cooking hats and aprons on to make a winning cake in order to help raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support. The winning cake went to our Wobbler Room, which was […]

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Watching the world go by...

The Great Outdoors

At First Steps Junior Academy the children love to play outside. There are lots of toys for the children to play with including balancing bicycles, three wheeled bicycles, scooters, cars, balls, and a great big slide. The children at First Steps have the opportunity to be physical, they have freedom and lots of room for […]

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Tuff Tray Play

At Clearly Kids, the wobblers experienced their Tuff Tray for the first time! The staff decided to transform their train set into the middle of a farmyard scene using split peas, lentils, cornflakes and rice! Needless to say the children loved it! The play opportunities were extended following the children’s observations and they concentrated on […]

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Holly - 1st Place Winner

Colouring Competition Crazy!

Holly House Nursery have went Colouring Crazy with their recent colouring in competition for the kids! This competition gave all the local children the chance to win a Clear Day Nursery Mac in a Sac. We issued colouring flyers to all children locally and in schools to give them the chance to become winners… and […]

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Greendale Open Day 2016

We had a fantastic day at our open day last Saturday at Greendale Nursery. There was plenty of fun to be had with activities and surprises for all the children throughout the day. The kids really loved meeting the furry (and prickly) animals from Clementsmount Open Farm and enjoyed having a sing-a-long and a boogie […]

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Sebastian loving the mess!

Fun and Games at Clearly Kids!

It is now Autumn and the activities are in full swing! This month the children at Clearly Kids are learning all about themselves, their bodies and senses seem to be the favourite! The kids loved capturing the leaves from the garden to wash, paint and stand in! We also had a visit from the recycling truck […]

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Superhero Fun

A warm welcome for the new Pre-Schoolers

It’s that time of year again. We have welcomed our new Pre-School children for the year! We are excited to start another Pre-School year and we guarantee there will be lots of fun and learning to be had. Here is just a sneak peek at some of the fun we have had already, including dressing […]

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Special Delivery for the girls at Holly House!

The Holly House staff had a special delivery today for lunch courtesy of the lovely Kelly family!  The girls were over the moon when they seen a Domino’s delivery car pull up. We could not express enough how lovely a gesture this really was. We would like to send out a HUGE Thank You to […]

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kids@bt9 cupcakes

Handmade Cupcakes for Kids@BT9

Look at these amazing hand-made cupcakes we received from one of our Kids@BT9 parents, Marie-Anne! Her little boy Harry is making the big move to Primary School and her daughter Annabelle is moving into our preschool room this year. All the toppings where made from scratch, it would almost be a shame to eat them. […]

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Lucas playing Captain

It was a beachy kind of day for Pre-school!!

Holly House Pre-school Summer Scheme took off to enjoy a picnic lunch and ice cream at Newcastle Beach today…..this was such a beautiful day for some exploring fun in the sun!!! Lucas and Isobel had a great time in the Newcastle playpark as you can see from the photographs We even captured some cool pictures […]

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