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Photographer

Our photographer, Claire, is coming to Pre-school on the morning of Thursday 18th April to take photos of your child. Children not attending a Thursday session: Please let us know if you would like your child to have their photo taken. You do not have to book a time slot but please arrive before 10:30 am and call us when you are at the gate. Older siblings: If you would like your child to have photos taken with older siblings, please request an early slot (from 8:30 am). Younger siblings: For photos with younger siblings, you may come around to the setting at 9:00 am or return later for a photo. Please let us know if you will be coming back later with your younger child(ren). Please arrive before 10:30 am and call us when you are at the gate.

WOW Apple

We use a "Wow Apple" to enable us to share and celebrate the children's achievements and learning when at home. This is shared as a group activity and the apple is then placed on our Wow Tree on the classroom wall for the month. At the end of the month, the staff award a “Wow of the Month” and the winner will receive a prize and a certificate. Parents and carers can write on the apple anything which their child has learnt or achieved. This may be linked to their Next Steps or anything which you feel is worthy of recognition! Apples are supplied when your child starts Pre-school for the first half-term. Thereafter, please write in the Home Link book or email us if you need more. Please write your child's name on the apple and place it in the Home Link book. We hope that you and your child will enjoy sharing with us their achievements and learning. Please do not hesitate to approach any member of staff if you would like to discuss this further.