Category Archives: Nursery News

How to Encourage Speech and Language Development

August 20, 2019

We know that early verbal communication with children is vital – it helps prepare them for social interactions, promoting both their self-esteem and mental health, and knowing more words encourages confidence and a sense of assurance. The new Ofsted Inspection

Rainy Days!

March 17, 2018
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Following on from the “Beast from the East”, here at Ickle Pickles Day Nursery we are looking forward to the springtime weather that keeps promising to bloom! However, as ever, we also prepare ourselves for those Springtime showers too. We

Learning at home

December 19, 2017
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The early years are some of the most important developmental periods in a child’s life and need to be invested in both at home and in childcare settings to have the biggest impact. It is no surprise that research shows