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Nutritional Nursery Meals at Scallywags

We are committed to serving nutritional nursery meals at Scallywags Nursery
Scallywags Nursery would like to share with you our views on nutritional nursery meals. We aim to offer some information on what children should be eating and how much, as well as what types of food we provide within our nursery day.

Scallywags nursery have recently […]

By |February 15th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Supporting Children Around the World

Supporting Children Around the World
Scallywags nursery would like to share with you their help and continuing support of 3 young girls around the world. Our sponsorships have focussed on girls as they are significantly more disadvantaged in developing countries.

Riziki is our oldest child and we have sponsored her since she was 3, she is now […]

By |January 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Scallywags Nursery Definitely has the WOW Factor

Scallywags Nursery embraces a variety of activities for children that definitely have the WOW Factor
WOW’s for under 2’s
Yoga
We have a qualified baby yoga co-ordinator for the under 2’s. We feel it is very important for all children, including young babies to be able to express themselves. Our babies love the quiet time, the stretching and […]

By |December 4th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Looking at Sensory Play Benefits

Looking at Sensory Play Benefits and how they can help your child develop
So, what are the sensory play benefits that can aid your childs development? Sensory play includes any activity that stimulates your young child’s senses: touch, smell, taste, movement, balance, sight and hearing. However there are 2 more sensory stimulations that we commonly overlook. These […]

By |September 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Our Qualified Practitioners Enhance Early Years Learning

Our Qualified Practitioners Enhance Early Years Learning
At Scallywags Nursery we know that higher qualified practitioners can add a great deal more value to our workforce and setting. All our practitioners are qualified to level 3 or higher. Some practitioners are degree level, foundation degree level, early years teacher and qualified teacher status.

This can open up […]

By |August 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Scallywags Holiday Club Starts on Monday 24th July

Scallywags Holiday Club Starts on Monday 24th July 2017
Could all parents please note that Scallywags Holiday Club starts this year on Monday 24th July. We have six weeks of fun packed activities for all school children to enjoy (up to 12yo). Throughout the Summer we will have weekly activities based on different themes, so there is plenty […]

By |July 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Are you eligible for the Extended 30 Hours?

Are you eligible for the Extended 30 Hours?
Scallywags Nursery are taking applications for the extended 30 hours for your child. The first step in applying is to check that you are eligible. The eligibility criteria must be met by both parents/carers in a couple, or by the lone parent in a single parent family.
Are you […]

By |June 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Benefits of Risky Play in Early Learning

The Benefits of Risky Play in the Early Learning Environment
Scallywags welcome and promote risky play in the early years settings. This is because there are many benefits to young children exploring and learning about the world they live in. Being allowed to explore dangerous situations such as climbing trees for example, gives the child the […]

By |May 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why Scallywags Nursery carries Babies in Slings

Why Scallywags Nursery as an early provider carry Babies and Children in Slings
Scallywags Nursery understands the importance of building positive relationships and strong attachments. Holding a child is essential to their physical, psychological and neurological development and has many positive effects. This is why we carry children in slings at Scallywags.

We are in an area […]

By |April 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Learning through Music at Scallywags Nursery & After School Club

Learning through Music at Scallywags Nursery & After School Club
At Scallywags, we place great value on learning through music. We do this by creating and delivering interactive music sessions for our children. The benefits that our music sessions bring are not just based around the pleasure and fun of participating and making music.

Music Play Time […]

By |April 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments