The natural environment
It has long since been understood that using nature and natural materials can encourage children to use all of their senses and engage in close observation. Here at Ickle Pickles Day Nursery in Iwade, we have recently been bringing lots
Curiosity and Wonder
Early childhood is such a magical time! So much to explore, to discover, and new skills to develop. In our nursery, we pride ourselves on helping the children in our care to build solid foundations for their future, preparing them
Here comes the sun!
We can’t help but love it when we get a bit of the British summertime! Getting outside has always been important to us here at Ickle Pickles and the sunny weather offers new, exciting learning opportunities for us. It also
The Sun is Shining! The Weather is Sweet Again!
The sun is finally shining, flowers are beginning to blossom and we are so excited to embrace all of the seasonal changes that the springtime brings! The spring season brings with it many opportunities to explore new life in nature,
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