Jul 27, 2020

Heath Mill July News: New resources, dinosaurs and Sports Day

The Old Station Nursery Group - Creating Brighter Futures Together

July news

We have had so much fun welcoming everyone back to nursery this month. Almost all of our families have now returned and we have shared so many wonderful days together.

We have been very lucky to receive lots of beautiful new resources this month and the children have had so much fun exploring an abundance of sensory materials, small world models and maths equipment. The children have been able to extend their imaginations with the new small world resources; while experimenting in maths and science with measuring, connecting circuits and construction.

What’s coming up in August 

Our Mr Mischief’s children are going to be focusing on their physical gross motor skills; we have lots of little ones getting ready to walk and the team will be spending lots of time focusing on supporting this milestone.

The Mr Bumps children will also be looking at their physical skills and taking part in a series of ‘Sports Day’ type races in honour of our usual annual Sports Day event which, unfortunately, cannot go ahead this year due to the restrictions.

Finally, our Mr Messy’s children will be venturing into the world of dinosaurs and fairies; they will be using various small world resources to build upon their imaginations and develop their learning across all areas of the curriculum. 

Other important information

Thank you to those parents that have already informed us of any holidays they are taking over the next few months; please could any families that intend to be having time away from nursery let us know in advance. Many thanks. 

As you many be aware, we are listed on a nursery review site called Daynurseries. We would be very grateful if you would spare a few minutes to leave us a review. You can do this online, by clicking here. Thank you very much for your continued support.

As we continue to integrate into The Old Station Nursery Group, we have started using sandhillsheathmill@theoldstationnursery.co.uk email address. This is the email address we will be using from now on, so please do ensure that if you need to contact us, you use our new email address. We have also recently moved over to The Old Station Nursery website. Here, you will find our individual nursery page with all of our contact details on; as well as other tools for parents such as the parent resources page with a range of activities to do with your child at home; and the journal page where you will find all the latest news and blogs.

Jessica Heath, Nursery Manager

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