Early Mathematical Development

Early Mathematical Development

While we don’t “teach” maths at Nursery, children are using early math skills throughout their daily routines and activities. Early maths doesn’t mean taking out a workbook and calculator during play. We learn about shapes and colours, size and measurements etc. everyday in Nursery through ALL of our classroom activities. The Preschool Curricular Guidance lists […]

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Together but apart

Hi boys and girls! Thank you so much for all your kind messages. The staff at Ballymena Nursery School will miss you, but we are confident in the fact that you are in the safest place possible at this time – at home.  Over the next wee while we will be adding “observations” on our app for […]

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Book Week

Book Week

This week has been good fun exploring stories, both old and new. We have enjoyed story sacks, big-books, story telling CDs, movie magic, fiction and non-fiction books. Lending library was popular as always on Tuesday, then when the book fair opened on Thursday, we were overwhelmed by you support. We raised £300 worth of books […]

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Parentline NI

Parentline NI

www.ci-ni.org.uk/parentline-ni Parentline is a phone service for parents and carers of children from birth to 18 years old. They offer confidential and anonymous counselling and support on parenting issues. Their qualified counsellors are available to: talk about any issues to do with parenting and your relationships with your child help you with ways to cope and […]

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Fun with drums

Fun with drums

Last week we had great fun learning how to play drums with Nathan @funwithdrums We experienced different drums and used different volumes, tempo and rhythm to make music with our hands It was so much fun the days our parents joined us! We were also able to “share from the start” with a drumming lesson […]

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