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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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W5 Visit

Holly House Goes to W5

From W5 to the Green Grocers – you wouldn’t know where we have been! Pre-school children have been super busy this last two weeks heading off on trips relating to their theme ‘Comparison and growing things’ and ‘Healthy Eating’ we decided to visit W5 in Belfast to learn all about how things work, grow, sizes, […]

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Graduation

KidsAtBT9 Graduation Celebration

Kids@BT9 Graduation Is it that time of year again already? It’s Graduation Season once again! At the end of June, we waved a fond and teary eyed farewell to our Pre-School room. It was a day for celebrating and partying as the children leave to start a new adventure at primary school! We had everything […]

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Class

Greendale Class of 2018

Greendale Class of 2018 Is it that time of year again already? We can’t believe we are saying farewell to our Pre-School Class once again. But it wasn’t a day to be teary eyed! Instead, it was a day for celebrating and partying…and what a day it was! The sun was shining bright and therefore […]

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Trip

Trip to the Zoo Part Two

Kids@BT9 Trip To The Zoo What’s better than one trip to the zoo? Why two trips of course! Last month, it was the turn of the Pre-School room to embark on a wonderful journey to the zoo! We trekked from the gift shop all the way to the penguins, gorillas and beyond, seeing everybody relaxing […]

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First Aid

First Aid Evening with KidsAtBT9

First Aid Evening Kids@BT9 hosted an extra special First Aid evening for our parents at the beginning of June! We had a great and informative evening training our parents in first response medical aid! This is so they can hopefully be our first line of response in the event of any medical emergencies. (Though we […]

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Amazon

Amazon Jungle at First Steps

The Amazon Jungle Comes to First Steps! On Wednesday 30th May 2018, Catherine Bennette came to visit the children in Senior Academy. Catharine helped us to bring the Amazon Jungle into our Pre School Room. We met Timothy the Tortice, he feels lie a rock, Wilbur the Lizard. Jelly Bean the Geco, he feels like […]

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People Who Help Us

‘People Who Help Us’ Month

First Steps | People Who Help Us Month People Who Help Us is one of our favourite themes on the Pre School Calendar! This topic is jam packed with new experiences and exciting things to discuss! Our first visitors of the month were the Police, a big hit with everyone children and staff. On Wednesday […]

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Graduation

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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Brunch

Clearly Kids Charity Brunch

Clearly Kids Q-Radiothon Brunch On Saturday 26th May 2018, many of the parents and the team at Clearly Kids held a big brunch with Q Radiothon! It is an event we have wanted to support for a very long time, and this year it would be especially important. This would be a special charity to drive to raise money […]

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