From the age of nought to five your child changes so much, it’s a joy to watch. As they grow, you might consider enrolling them in a nursery. And, of course, you want the very best for your child. So trusting other people with being a part of their development is a big step, how […]
Working here at Tiny Tree is a fantastic experience that will benefit anyone working in childcare. We have a child-centric development plan for all of our staff. Everyone is fully trained in the latest childcare techniques and legislation, and prepared for anything. In this post, we’ll look at what makes Tiny Tree such a special […]
At Shine Childcare, we love to talk about our outstanding Ofsted grade – it’s one of our proudest achievements. All of our sites have the top outstanding classification for their fantastic settings which reflects the brilliant work that we do with the children in our care. But what exactly is Ofsted and why is it […]
Children learn new words incredibly quickly. In fact, the human brain is designed to start learning words from birth. Whether children are learning English, Spanish or Urdu, everyone starts out learning a language in the same way, with three stages to master. Learning sounds Did you know that all over the world, in […]
Tiny Tree is delighted to be the nursery selected by the Bar Council to provide care for the children of barristers and all staff working in their chambers, in the Leeds area. The Bar Council is a professional body that represents barristers all across England and Wales, acting as a regulator and supporting them in […]
Anti-Bullying Week: Can bullying happen in nurseries? It was recently National Anti-Bullying Week – the perfect opportunity to talk about bullying and how it impacts children. Bullying is horrible. Many people still remember being bullied at school, whether unkind words, pushing and shoving, or being excluded from a social group for an unknown reason. What […]
Part of the Early Years Foundation Stage that we teach at Shine Childcare includes teaching ‘British values’. You may wonder what this means – is it an affinity for fish and chips, cups of tea and learning how to queue? This post will explain some of the principles that we teach as part of our […]
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