The Benefits of Being Bilingual

Though the world isn’t actually getting smaller, we now live in a world where non stop flights from the UK to Australia exist. So you get the point when we say that “the world is getting smaller”. Everyone can be connected in less than a minute thanks to the internet. We’re exploring more and more […]

How to Choose a Nursery

The decision to send your child to nursery is a big step, you love them more than anything and you want to make sure your child is receiving only the best levels of care – you’re their parent after all. There are lots of options out there in terms of nurseries, and choosing between them can […]

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Ofsted – What do you need to know?

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 […]

Learning New Words

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 […]