Category Archives: Little Stars Nursery

Wild Adventures Forest Schools Nursery

The freedom to spend all day in the woods brings endless possibilities for learning and development through play. Now, that sounds like a whole lot of fun! The freedom to spend a day in the woods brings wonderful possibilities for learning and development through play. Now, that sounds like fun! A new full day Forest School…
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School Readiness strong at The Beeches Nursery

  Ofsted recently declared a Fern Gore nursery “Good”. The report into Little Stars at The Beeches Nursery highlighted that “All Children make good progress from their starting points” and that they “are well prepared for school”. Manager Nicola Mortenson commented: “I am really pleased that Ofsted recognised the team’s efforts to ensure the children…
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Stay and Play at The Beeches

Come and join our Little Stars team for fabulous Stay and Play sessions at the Beeches every Wednesday morning 9:15 - 11am. Sessions include indoor and outdoor play, arts and crafts and forest school activities. For children 1 to 3 years.
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The Oaks Celebrate Chinese New Year

Our children at Little Stars at the Oaks have enjoyed exploring the Chinese culture to celebrate the Chinese new year. They have enjoyed an exciting range of activities including using paint brushes to write Chinese number symbols in red sand, painting the Chinese dragon and the symbol for this year  - the dog. They also tasted a variety of Chinese food at snack time,…
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Capturing Forest School Memories

This slideshow requires JavaScript. Our Teens and Toddlers group from St. Christopher's group had a brilliant time at their penultimate session this week sharing the fun and learning they've enjoyed since the start of the programme back in October 2017. Our Little Stars pre-school children worked with their teen mentors to create their own unique…
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Little Stars at The Oaks Celebrate Halloween

Children and staff at Little Stars at the Oaks celebrated Halloween today, some of the activities the children took part in included making a pumpkin, baking cakes, chocolate apples, drawing and painting spiders, making a Halloween hat, carving a pumpkin and exploring pumpkin seeds - a whole lot of fun to pack in to one day!  
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Our Forest Schools team is Growing!

 We've been building our Forest Schools team! Nine of our Little Stars staff have completed three days of practical training and a portoflio of evidence to achieve their Level 1 Forest Schools Skills Award, equipping them to support our qualified Level 3 practitioners delivering inspirational programmes of Forest School for our Little Stars! Well done…
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Official Allotment Opening!

Over thirty local residents, children and families were welcomed to The Park Child & Family Centre on Norfolk Grove, Church yesterday for the official opening of Adventure Hyndburn’s new Community Allotment. Together with one of our neighbours Alan Clarke, Amelia Baron of Little Stars nursery was delighted to be invited to cut the ribbon, formally…
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Life Changing Success for Teens and Toddlers

St. Christopher’s students had a work experience with a difference! The school joined forces with, Teens and Toddlers and Little Stars Nursery at the Park to give the students the opportunity to mentor a child in nursery and support them. For the 10 youngsters it was a real challenge as they each supported their toddler…
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Mother’s Day Celebrations @ Little Stars at The Oaks!

Little Stars at The Oaks, Richmond Street, Accrington celebrated Mother's Day in style last Friday, 24th March. Children and their Mum's took part together in a whole host of fun activities including decorating cakes and biscuits, making flowers, colouring and playing with play dough.  They enjoyed drinks, fruit, pastries and cakes together. We finished the session with a story, "Mummy I Love You",…
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