Stay up-to-date with the latest news, information and resources available for your child throughout the Pre-school year.
Upcoming Events and Key Dates
Dear Parents and Carers At this time of the year, we are usually planning; and looking forward to, our annual graduation ceremony; where we commend our children individually and present them with a teddy bear. This year, due to ongoing social distancing measures and...
Today we re-opened our pre-school. It's been great to welcome back some of our little people. Hope those of you who remain at home are happy, healthy and keeping safe 🙂
Dear Parents and Carers Please see attached activities, to help keep your little ones busy this week! Best wishes From all at Rainbow Teddies RS Teddy Time WC 18 05 2020 TT Teddy Time WC 18 05 20 My-Workbook-P wc 18 05 20 Clare sequencing story sheet wc 18 05 20...
Hello everyone, here are some things for you to do this week. Take care and stay safe! Best wishes from Nanda and all at Rainbow Teddies RS Teddy Time WC 11 05 2020 TT Teddy Time WC 11 05 20 my-t-workbook The Very Hungry Caterpillar Number Workbook wc 11 05...
*** IMPORTANT NOTICE*** Please could all parents and carers reply to the email they have been sent regarding re-opening on the potential date of 1st June. Please note that during the phased return period, people will not be able to just turn up with their child...
Hello everyone, hope you enjoyed doing some of last weeks activities? Are are some more for this week with an Easter theme! RS Teddy Time WC 06 04 20 T-T-5015-Design-An-Easter-Egg-A4-Worksheet Treasure Hunt Home Planning wc 06 04 20 TT Teddy Time WC 06 04...
Hello everyone, here are some activities for you to do with your little ones whilst we are all self isolating and having to stay at home. RS_Teddy Time Home Planning_WC30.03.20 TT_Teddy Time Home Planning_WC30.03.20 Spring time Walk Sheet_WC30.03.20 Wake up to...
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we are temporarily closed until further notice, during this time the manager will continue to be available by email: email@example.com We will re-open as soon as government agencies confirm that it is safe to do so. We will...
Rainbow Teddies has been mentioned in the South Gloucestershire EY e-Bulletin (page 3) since an element if our practice is highlighted as a good example for other nurseries and pre-schools to consider for use! News Bulletin SGLOS March 2020
Letters sent home
Monday 20th April – Friday 22nd May
(South Glos.: same) Friday 8th May is Bank Holiday
Monday 1st June – Friday 17th July
(South Glos.: Monday 1st June – Monday 20th July)
Wednesday 4th Sept – Friday 25th October
(South Glos.: Monday 2nd September to Friday 25th October)
Monday 4th November – Wednesday 18th December
(South Glos.: Monday 4th November to Friday 20th December)
Rainbow Teddies Handbook
Our handbook gives more detailed information about Rainbow Teddies, our aims and how we operate. If you have any questions let us know.
Rising School Term 1
This “core curriculum” aims to meet children`s needs by providing a base for development and learning which works alongside activities which have been identified by Key workers through observations and monitoring. Staff will also be guided by the children when the play is motivated by a child`s own activity or interest and day to day planning is adapted accordingly.
Teddy Tots Term 1
As we welcome the children and their families to the Teddy Tot Sessions, staff will spend time getting to know the children and their parent/ carers. The ‘key person’ and the children will also start to build the important attachment that will help each child to feel safe and grow confident, as they begin to explore and develop their skills as an individual. The staff will support children to learn where to find their favourite resources and encourage them to use language to express their needs. Each week during this term, we will have a ‘Nursery Rhyme of the Week’ so that children can experience the ‘rhythm’ of language. Please see below, for the rhymes we will be learning this term: We will also be exploring colours during the term.
If you want more information and guidance regarding communication and speech or have any concerns regarding additional needs find some useful links on our Resources page.
Our policies and procedures clearly state to staff and parents the procedures and protocol we follow in particular circumstances/situations. These policies are vital to the smooth running of the pre-school.