Seesaw Nursery 2 – Sept 2019 Newsletter

Welcome Back

Hope you’ve all had a lovely summer holidays; I would like to take this opportunity to welcome all our new families, if you have any questions please feel free to ask. We would like to welcome India to 0-2 room and Sarah to Tiny Tots.


Please can I remind all parents that we have a closed Facebook group to inform you of any events and dates etc. also to share photos of what the children have been up to during the week.

Preschool topic

This terms topic is ‘All about me’ so we can get to know all about your child and their interests. Sam is asking if you could please bring in some family photos for their family puzzle display. 

There are some topic related home links on our preschool planning wall if you would like to help yourselves.

Story bags & character boxes

Children from all groups will be taking it in turn to take home either a story bag or character box at some point during the year. This is a chance for your child to share with us what they’ve been doing at home.

Spare clothes

Please can all children have a spare set of clothes on their pegs in case of messy activities, spillages or accidents, also suitable clothing for the weather as we like to get outside a lot e.g. wellies and coat, thank you

 School place

If your child is 4 years old before September 2020 you must apply for a primary school place. The deadline for this is midnight 15/01/2020Apply online at

Funded hours

If your child turns 3 before 31/12/2019they will be entitled to 15 funded hours from January 2020. 

Some may be entitled to 30 hours this will need to be applied for this applies to you please speak to Becky or Maz or Sam.


Tiny-tots have started exploring and experimenting with different media and materials, this term it is with all things messy (so spare clothes may be needed). Daisy is asking if you could please bring in family photos for their family puzzle piece display.


Dates for the diary

October half term- 24thOctober-1stNovemberare optional days if you’d like your child to attend please book them in.

Christmas party 9thDecember- More details to follow.

Funding ends 13thDecember. Optional week w/c 16th-20thplease book in if you require childcare. Nursery closes for Christmas - Friday 20thDecembernursery will close 6pm as usual.

Nursey is open Thursday 2ndJanuary. 2nd3rdare optional days if you’d like your child to attend please book them in.

Term starts- Monday 6thJanuary