Alderley Edge Pre-school

 

Home Visits

July 27, 2017
As part of our settling in process we visit lots of our new children and their families in their home environment the term before they start with us. We find this process to be extremely effective when helping our new children to settle into the pre school. We get the opportunity to speak with parents and interact with the child in a relaxed environment and begin to build positive relationships.
This term we have been out on home visits meeting lots of our new families ready to start with us in September! They have all been a great success and we hope you all found them really helpful and informative. We are looking forward to seeing all of our families again in September!
 

Forest school

November 2, 2015

Continue reading...
 

Tatton Dale farm

June 30, 2014

Wednesday 25th June 2014
    All children and staff, accompanied by some keen and much welcome, parents set off on their coach to visit the farm at Tatton Park. The children enjoyed a guided tour of the farm led by the nursery rhyme singing guides and were delighted to feed the chickens and goats. We had our picnic lunch together before heading into the woodland trail to den build and climb and slide to our hearts content. Unusually this year we had a lovely dry day with no sign of the rain fr...
Continue reading...
 

The Queen's Knickers!

September 10, 2012
Getting in the mood for jubilee celebrations, children shared a new story all about the Queen's knickers by Nicholas Allen. After the story about different knickers for every occassion, including parachute pants for air travel children came up with lots of ideas on the style of pants Her Majesty should wear for a visit to our preschool. A short trip to the post box later and the designs were sent off for royal approval.

The Children at Alderley Edge preschool were delighted to find a letter...


Continue reading...
 

The Great Petrol Station Adventure

June 17, 2012

Several boys were using blocks and tracks to build a road system for their cars. Very wisely they all agreed they would need a petrol station to refuel their vehicles and tried to figure out where to put it.

It needs go here so my car get in.” One child suggested.

But my bus can’t get through there!”

this was followed by “an’ your cars blocking the track now!”

On hearing this debate, Mrs J suggested looking at how real petrol stations worked on the computer but the childre...


Continue reading...