Pre School Lounge
Our Pre School Lounge (Wise Willows) are provided with learning opportunities, their progress will be tracked termly using the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS). Daily activities are provided following the child’s individual interest as we believe spontaneity is required to maintain optimum levels of ‘well-being and involvement’.
The best preperation we can give them in their early years is to promote positive dispositions by providing living experiences of making choices, innovating, taking responsibility, facing challenges, thinking flexibly and critically, and learning how to learn so that they will be able to respond to their unfolding future. supporting children in the Characteristics of Effective Learning.
Our pre school room is full of exciting natural and traditional resources to explore and enhance the children’s imagination. From role play, making our own potions to hunting through fields and woods for dinosaur bones (sticks and stones). Children are learning how to be kind and gentle while caring for their pet Guinea pig (Sheep).
Our golden rules are used as positive renforcement encouraging our children to use their ‘kind hand’ , ‘indoor voices’ & ‘Kind words’ to name a few .
The “risk rangers” have the responsibility of looking for risks both out in the local environment and in the garden, learning how to keep ourselves safe. Staff ratio is 1 adult to 8 children . We provide lots of opportunities to create through music and different media, sharing our ideas and exporing different people and communities. and our friends.
We use lots of malleable resources to strengthen those hand muscles and share a variaty of books about the world we live in and diversity to ensure that every child feels confident and has a good sense of belonging.
Preparing for school
We have a seperate school ready room that is designed to prepare children for a smooth transition into the school environment. Small group activities such as ‘Fun Time’ & ‘Chatty Children’ to name name a few, these encourage both social and educational development. An array of indoor and outdoor activities and reasourses are accessable to all children. This form of learning encourages children to explore the world within a safe and secure environment and also come up with their own theories about how Our school Ready Room Our School Ready Packs
Learn More about our Pre School lounge
For more information about our pre school childcare services, pre school Nursery fees and admission procedure, please read our welcome pack. Our nursery is Located in the Glen Parva area of Leicester, our nursery is suitable for those living or working in South Wigston, Enderby, Oadby, Narborough, Whetstone and South Leicester. Please book an appointment to visit our Childcare Nursery. Our Nursery is located next to Glen Parva Manor.