What we have been up to…

Our youngest children getting creative!

At our nurseries there is always a purpose to every fun game – learning new skills! Here you can see our younger children having lots of fun with glitter and glue.

A trip to the local post office…

Today we went on a trip to the local post office to post a letter. We really enjoyed walking in our local community, looking out for red post boxes and seeing the post office staff. We were able to look… Read more

World Book Day 2016

Each of our nurseries took part in World Book Day on Thursday 3 March- a day when children all over the world celebrate books and the joy of reading. At Big Life Nurseries we encourage lots of fun, with a focus on learning… Read more

Getting Ready for School

During February, Room Leaders from one of our pre school rooms ( Butterflies) have had training from our Teacher on developing reading and writing skills in preparation for their children going to school. As part of the training, staff were encouraged… Read more

Developing the Skills of Independence

Our teaching and learning focus for January to March is on enabling children to develop the skills of independence. So what does this mean and what sort of things are we expecting children to do? If you look in the… Read more

Christmas at Big Life Nurseries

‘HO HO HO, Merry Christmas!’ Staff and Children have been very busy getting their nurseries ready for Christmas! Each of our nurseries have lots of festive activities planned in the lead up to Christmas, including Christmas carols, Christmas Jumper Day,… Read more

Christmas Shoe Box Appeal

Our team have recently launched a shoe box appeal for our vendors at Big Issue North. With Christmas just around the corner it’s the perfect time for a clear out, so why not see if you have anything you would… Read more

Interactive maths

Over the last two months Big Life Nurseries have had a big focus on developing children’s numeracy and maths skills. Staff have been trained by our teacher in how to further deliver maths in age appropriate and playful ways and… Read more