Heaton House News

25th October 2017

Diwali Celebrations (19th October 2017)

Last week we had a fantastic time celebrating Diwali. Our children made some beautiful Rangoli patterns outside in the garden and at our front door for all our families to see. As Diwali is the festival of light we explored colour and light, making our own Diva lights and exploring colour with powder paint. Some of the younger children explored colour through sensory play, coloured sand play and collages. Our older children looked at the meaning of Diwali by exploring a number Hindu stories. They celebrated Diwali with a light party, dressing up in beautiful Indian clothing. The children listened […]
25th October 2017

A Huge Welcome to Lydia!

You may have noticed a new face around nursery. Lydia has recently joined the Heaton House Team. She has a Level 2 qualification in Early Years Education and is currently working towards her Level 3 qualification. We’d like to give her a big Heaton House welcome and we wish her the best of luck with her studies
25th October 2017

Kenyon Hall Pumpkin Picking (Friday 13th October 2017)

On Friday 13th October we had a fabulous trip to Kenyon Hall. It was fantastic to see the children’s faces light up when they caught sight of the huge Pumpkin fields. They were even more excited when they got to pick one to take home. We had a tour around the farm looking at all the fruit and veg that is grown. We got to pick our very own berries to taste and we brought some produce from the Farm shop to eat at nursery. We can’t wait to eat our Tayberry Jam on Toast this Friday as a special […]