Maths Materials

Maths Materials

Children need to develop positive feelings about maths and an early age and the best way to do this is to have fun maths experiences with their family at home. Exploring early maths should always be fun. Allow your child to; count their steps, find the numbers on the neighbours doors, explore shapes on local […]

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Drawing and Writing

Drawing and Writing

Activities at home should be designed to help your child love drawing and writing. Build your child’s confidence and encourage any attempts along the road to drawing and writing. Things to remember Drawing and writing activities should be fun and stress free Children learn to draw and write at their own pace, allow them to […]

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Admission 2020/21

Primary school and preschool admission letters are to be posted and received by Wednesday 29th April 2020. If parents do not receive their letters on the 29th, they are advised to check the “parents’ portal” on the Education Authority Website www.eani.org.uk/admissions  For those children who will be attending Ballymena Nursery School, the office will email […]

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Reading at Home

Reading at Home

Although we are missing out on Lending Library, we would encourage everyone to continue this at home. Reading at home will make a huge difference in your child’s future school success. Make reading a part of your every day routine. Remember; brush – bath – book – bed. Telling, retelling and understanding Before reading, make […]

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Home-school resources

Home-school resources

” Resources for home learning As you will no doubt be aware, a number of organisations have developed resources to support home learning for young children. The Department’s Early Years teams have collated a list of resources, which may be useful to support home learning for pre-school aged children. “ Paul BrushDirector of Early Years, […]

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Eco Schools at Eco Home

Eco Schools at Eco Home

Everyone is reducing movement, keeping in contact with Nursery, friends and family remotely. Good work everyone. This has given mother nature a break. News reports of late have all mentioned falling CO2 levels, animals thriving in natural habitats, and clear waters now flowing through previously polluted rivers. As a green flag eco school we want […]

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