Playing & Exploring

Engagement

Finding out and exploring

  • Showing curiosity about objects, events and people
  • Using senses to explore the world around them
  • Engaging in open-ended activity
  • Showing particular interests

Playing with what they know

  • Pretending objects are things from their experience
  • Representing their experiences in play
  • Taking on a role in their play
  • Acting out experiences with other people

Being willing to ‘have a go’

  • Initiating activities
  • Seeking challenges
  • Showing a ‘can do’ attitude
  • Taking a risk, engaging in new experiences and learning by trial and error

 

 

 

Current Term Dates

Term 1 starts on:
Thursday 5th September 2019
and we finish on:
Thursday 24th October 2019

October Half-Term Holiday:
25th October 2019
to:
1st November 2019

First day of Term 2:
Monday 4th November 2019
and we finish on:
Thursday 19th December 2019

For more information on the rest of the year's term dates click here.

Dates for your diary

Friday 18th October, Stay and Play, 3:30pm – 5pm. Enjoy extra play at Ladybirds. Open to existing and prospective parents.

Thursday 7th November, Annual General Meeting, 7:30pm. Venue: Ladybirds Pre-School.

Monday 2nd December – Christmas Play