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April 18 Newsletter

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Stepping Stones News Letter  April 2018 Stepping Stones News Letter  April 2018 Dear Parents, I hope you all had a lovely Easter and that you all had an opportunity to spend some time doing lovely things with the whole family.   Spring is now upon us, (even though the rain never seems to stop for more than a day)  it is the time for new life as we start to think about our vegetable garden and what we can grow.   If you happen to have green fingers or some seedlings for us to plant we would be...

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News Letter December 2017

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Stepping Stones News Letter December 2017 Who can believe it?  We don’t do a Newsletter for ages and then we have two in a row!  Due to a complete overhaul of the Nursery and a change of staff in each room plus New Christmas Events which are coming to fruition. Here goes… The Nursery as a whole…. Stepping Stones Day Nursery thrives to bring quality childcare to the families of Okehampton and surrounding areas, to do this successfully at times we do need to look at our practice and what our...

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New Letter October 2017

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Stepping Stones News Letter October 2017  Looking back on past Newsletters, our introductions usually begin with where has the time gone!  However it has to be said, we are now in October, and our Newsletter is well overdue, with so many things happening in the last month.  In September we welcomed new children into our setting amongst all the age groups, and I have to say they have settled extremely well and appear to be enjoying their time with us.  The Butterflies have been enjoying a range...

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Stepping Stones News Letter June 2017

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Dear Parents, We are nearly half way through the year and the older children are buzzing with excitement as they start to talk about their new schools, class rooms and teachers.  For us it’s a busy time as we think about the children’s transitions and the younger children moving and settling into their new groups. As you are probably aware we have had some staff changes just lately and alongside Hayley leaving us in August to go on Maternity, we will be making some changes to the groups in...

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Butterflies Learning Experiences

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Dear Butterfly Parents and Carers We are now discontinuing the publishing of the weekly learning experiences. The experiences we have published to date have been compiled by looking at the children’s individual interests and then creatively incorporating them into the group Learning Experiences. This has meant that the home learning has therefore been generic and not child specific. We feel we can do better than this …. We will now be publishing individual next steps and home learning on...

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