Age 40 months to 5 years
The Pre School room is situated upstairs in the main house. This floor, originally 3 rooms is now open plan for the children to explore freely. Children will learn and develope their skills of independence as well as preparing for their transition to school. Children will be taught writing and reading skills as well as phonics, daily tasks such as getting dressed into PE kits and PE lessons on the Heath, using school dinner trays, serving themselves during meal times and independent toileting among other things.
The Pre School room also have the advantage of walking freely around the village, using the village green and parks. PE sessions, Forest School sessions and Ruggerbugs sessions are also taken on the village green whenever possible. The Pre School also have use of the grassed gardens at the front of the nursery where we have a mud kitchen, wig wam and various other activities.