Woodbank Trip on Monday 2nd December
We had a really lovely trip to Woodbank on Monday and we would like to say a really big 'Thank You' to everyone who came along to help us.
Please ensure that nursery has your mobile number. If nursery is closed due to bad weather we will issue a text message advising you.
Wellies & Waterproofs and spare clothing
Can you please ensure that you send your child with the appropriate clothes for outdoor play e.g waterproof suits and wellies. Also please could you provide a spare set of clothing each day in their pump bag too, as we play out whatever the weather at nursery.
Please can you help we are in urgent need for some boy trousers to replenish our spare stock, If you have any spare trousers please could you donate a pair to Nursery? Thank you :}}
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Please quote source code SWI10597 when you place an order.
If you order before 10th December you get £5 off when you spend £40 or more by quoting 13XFA.
Thank you for your support.
Footwear and Pump Bags (letter issued)
We request that your child only wears shoes with Velcro fastenings. Laces are a trip hazard and also stop your child being able to dress him/herself independently Please can we politely remind you to send your child each day with a pump bag containing change of clothes including.
- socks and underwear
- waterproof clothing ie trousers and cagoule
Are you concerned about your childs Speech and Language Development
If so Speech and Language Therapyy Drop In Sessions may be of interest to you. This is where you and your child can see and have a talk with a Speech and Language
Therapist about you concerns. Venue is Canalside Health Care Centre, 2 Kingsway, Bingley, BD16 4RP Tel: 01274 221061.
All sessions take place on a Wednesday from 9.30 am until 11.30 am.
Dates are as follows: 6/11/13, 4/12/13, 22/1/14, 5/2/14, 5/3/14, 2/4/14, 7/5/14, 18/6/14, 16/7/14
Some children are more than just "shy". They may have a real fear of talking in different places, or with different people. If children talk happily at home, but not in other siturations, they could have Selective Mutism. If you are concerned then please contact the Speech and Language Therapy Dept, Canalside Health Care Centre,
2 Kingsway, Bingley, BD16 4RP Tel 01274 221061 or email
National Autistic Society Branch Meeting Dates
2013 - Sept 30th, Oct, 21st, Nov 25th, Dec 16th
2014 - Jan 27th, Feb 24th, Mar 31st, Apr 28th, May 19th, June 30th
A child's view of our nursery
This picture was drawn by a child in nursery. When we asked what it was about she said it was a picture 'of the best nursery in the world'.
We welcome visits from parents or anyone thinking of sending their child to us. You don't need an appointment, just call in.
Cineworld Autism Friendly Film Showings
Did you know that Cineworld in Bradford have autism friendly film screenings on the first Sunday of every month? During these screenings the lighting is left on and volume levels are reduced. Click on the link below to find out further details on their website:-
PLEASE CHECK YOUR EMAILS OR THE RED/BLUE BOXES EACH WEEK FOR INFORMATION ON EVENTS AND CORRESPONDENCE NEEDING YOUR ATTENTION.
OFSTED Self Evaluation
We regularly evaluate our setting and we would welcome your comments to help us with the evaluation. We are currently evaluating the following:-
"How well the early years provision meets the needs of the range of children who attend."
You can send your comments either via e-mail to
or complete a 'Suggestions' form, these can be found outside of the office door. If you e-mail your comments, please enter 'SEF' in the subject line.
We are always looking to improve the service we offer here at nursery. If you have any suggestions on improvements we could make, please complete a 'Suggestions' and post in our post box. These can be found just outside the office door.