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Here are some great ideas to keep you and your children busy at home!

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Music and water

Babbling Babies - exploring noise


Phonics - instrument sounds

Reading with Babies

Reading with Toddlers

Reading with Pre-Schoolers

Babbling babies - 0 to 18 months

Tap tap box game - 0 to 18 months

Activities - various

Language activity - transports

Language activity - clown 

Outdoor walks

Language activity - apples

Language activity - farm animals

Language activity - growing things

Making elephants from empty bottles - click here - this takes you to Early Years Direct website

STEM Learning

Floating & Sinking

Scooping 'STEM' activity

Sorting objects activity

Ball Painting

Push-Pull toys

Baby Bubble Fun

Learning Together Series - from Early Education 




Early Writing



Going out to play and learn


Q & As




Visit our 'French for Complete Childcare' YouTube page here. You will find a variety of fun songs posted by our French teacher, Madame Catherine, and dedicated playlists for different age groups: the Nest (0-2 years), Pioneers (2-3 years) and Pre-School (3-5 years). 

Support for families

  • West Berks council has provided a pack of free information and advice which may help families during this 'lockdown' period

       Useful links - click here

  • Conflict resolution for children - this is a useful leaflet for managing difficult situations

       Resolving conflicts with children

A Parent's Guide to Promoting Early Learning & Development at Home (for children aged 0 to 5), has been produced by the University of Chichester and MESH. This guide enables and empowers parents and carers to support their children emotionally during this challenging time, and provide quality learning experiences that engage and bring families together. Please find the link below

Parent's Guide to Home Learning


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