Rainbow Room

Introduction

Welcome to the Rainbow room where we cater for children 18 – 30 months on a 1:3/1:4 ratio. Each child has an allocated key person who supports their individual learning  using the EYFS guidance. Exciting experiences and challenging activities are planned for based on their interests providing the best opportunities for them to learn.

Our environment provides 7 areas of learning which they can freely access providing continuous provision, adult and child directed play/activities, group times and social mealtimes.

Key person responsible for :

  • Individual care (support with meal times, nappy toileting care, comfort & cuddles)
  • Support their crucial milestones of learning through play (7 areas of the EYFS)
  • Liaising with parent/carer verbally on a daily basis for consistency of care for your child.

Extra curricular activities:

  • Dancing with Sally
  • Football with Mr Ross
  • Sensory room
  • Cookery sessions
  • Sensory garden
  • Visits in/trips out

Typical Day

7.30-8.30 Children arrive/Breakfast/Free play –

8.30-9.15 Outdoor play –

9.15-9.45 Handwashing / Snack  –“Hello song”, Children are offered snack as a group to encourage positive table manners.

9.45-10.45 Continuous provision- indoors (outdoors weather permitting)

10.45-11.00 Tidy up time/ set up lunches

11.00-11.15 Story / song time /Handwashing

11.15-12.00 Lunch – Children are encouraged and supported to use a spoon and fork, and a cup with no lid.

 12.00-1.30 Rest/SleepChildren have their own bedding and are soothed by staff members to go to sleep, those not  sleeping will be able to have a rest period and do quiet activities                

12.00-1.30 Outdoor play/ indoor free flow (low key)

1.30-2.00 Tidy up time, hand washing / nnack

2.00-3.00 Continuous provision- indoors (outdoor area weather permitting)

3.00-3.15 Tidy up time 3.15-3.30   Story / song time /Hand washing           

3.30-4.00 High Tea

4..15-5.15 Free flow in/outdoors – low key

5.15-5.45  Tidy up / story / songs / hand washing

5.45-6.00  Evening snack

6.00-6.30  Low key focused activity / shut down / set up for following day

 

* Nappies/ toileting and milk feeds/sleeps are met individually by the child’s key person.

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We offer various session rates and a discounted rate for full time. Please contact the nursery for an up to date price list.

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