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Smithills Farm Trip

The children took a trip down to Smithills Farm. The farm was a great learning experience for them. The children really enjoyed themselves and learnt all about the different animals. The children were able to feed and touch some of the animals.  


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Easter Celebrations and Hat Parade!

The children enjoyed our Easter celebrations and made a hat decorated with Easter and spring things The children all learnt our Easter song: 5 eggs and 5 eggs – that makes 10 Sitting on the top is the mother hen Crackle, crackle, crackle what do I see -10 yellow chicks fluffy as can be 1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10
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Download our APP

Download our App on iphone, Android and Windows Phones. To do this, search for app store for Alexandra Nursery School and daycare centre or log on using http://app.jigsawschoolapps.com/get/alexnur ipads – search store in iphone only Click push notifications so you will get regular updates of what is happening in your home language.


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Book Month

March is going to be our special book month. World Book Day is on Thursday 5th March – children can come to Nursery dressed as their favourite story book character. We will be having a sponsored story re-tell where children will be re-telling a story they know well to their teacher.  Please could you ask family and friends to sponsor your child to make this event
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Football Skills

Harry – a community coach from Bolton Wanderers Community Trust comes in every week to introduce the children to football skills and develop fundamental movements through the use of football.  Social development, physical skills and hand eye coordination form the focus of these sessions.                        


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Bad Weather Closure

If the weather is bad and we have lots of snow and ice then we may have to close the Nursery School and daycare because the staff are not able to get into work. You can find out what is happening by checking the following: Schools website www.alexandra-nursery.org.uk Twitter feed on the home page. Councils website www.bolton.gov.uk or ring the councils contact centre on
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Parliamentary Visit!

We had a surprise visit from Sam Gyimah who is an MP, Parliamentary under Secretary of State for Education and Chilcare. He came into the area to look at provisions for two year old’s and asked the Local Authority to recommend an Outstanding Nursery. The Local Authority recommended us! He was extremely impressed with our Nursery and the work we do with the children to
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Scottish Day

A touch of Scotland came to the Alexandra Nursery School in the form of Piper Brian Mutch and Drummer Alec Bingham from the Bolton Caledonia Pipe Band. The two musicians visited and played at the Nursery as part of their Scotland Day.  Brian originally from Aberdeenshire and Alec from Ayrshire are part of the growing Pipe Band in the Bolton area and are keen
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Miso’shi came to visit

Miso’shi is from Ghana and came in to our Nursery to work with the children in their groups sharing songs stories and dancing.  She showed the children how mothers in Ghana carry their babies on their backs and taught them to play musical instruments and sing songs from Ghana.                 


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Our chicks have arrived ….