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Pre-school: Rainbow Class

Croft Pre-School - Rainbow Class

  Our small family-feel home from home care is the perfect start for your child. Please come and see us to find out what makes our pre-school so fun and friendly.  We provide sessional care for children from 2-4 years of age.  We are open Monday - Friday 9.00am - 3.00pm term time only.

 

 Three year olds are entitled to up to 30 hours 'free' early learning and child care sessions.  We also have free places for two year olds (for those who are eligible).  

 

For more information call:  01455 282643 ext 3 and ask for Sweta Patel or Jan Peel

 

Brookes Avenue, Croft Leicestershire, LE9 3GJ   

 

🎅 A special visitor

🎅 A special visitor  1 Rainbow Class children joined the school children
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🎅 A special visitor  9 Santa came to visit Rainbow 🌈 Class
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Fun with numbers

Fun with numbers 1 number activities to enhance children’s learning
Fun with numbers 2 number activities to enhance children’s learning
Fun with numbers 3 number activities to enhance children’s learning
Fun with numbers 4 number activities to enhance children’s learning
Fun with numbers 5 number activities to enhance children’s learning
Fun with numbers 6 number activities to enhance children’s learning
Fun with numbers 7 number activities to enhance children’s learning
Fun with numbers 8 number activities to enhance children’s learning

Archery experience

Archery experience  1 The children engaged in an archery 🏹 experience.
Archery experience  2 The children joined in enthusiastically.
Archery experience  3 Physical education is so important.
Archery experience  4 Ready, set...go
Archery experience  5 Willing to persevere in the face of a challenge.
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Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class

Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 1 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 2 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 3 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 4 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 5 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 6 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 7 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 8 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 9 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 10 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 11 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 12 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 13 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 14 Being with friends makes the transition easier
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 15 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 16 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 17 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class 18 Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
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We are so proud of all of our graduates 🎓

We are so proud of all of our graduates 🎓  1 A proud moment for our 2018 graduates 🎓
We are so proud of all of our graduates 🎓  2 A proud moment for our 2018 graduates 🎓
We are so proud of all of our graduates 🎓  3 A proud moment for our 2018 graduates 🎓
We are so proud of all of our graduates 🎓  4 A proud moment for our 2018 graduates 🎓
We are so proud of all of our graduates 🎓  5 A proud moment for our 2018 graduates 🎓
We are so proud of all of our graduates 🎓  6 A proud moment for our 2018 graduates 🎓

Fun Run 🏃‍♀️- Rainbow Class children joined in enthusiastically in the School Fun Run 🏃‍♂️

Fun Run 🏃‍♀️- Rainbow Class children joined in enthusiastically in the School Fun Run 🏃‍♂️  1 Enthusiasm in abundance.
Fun Run 🏃‍♀️- Rainbow Class children joined in enthusiastically in the School Fun Run 🏃‍♂️  2 Willing to join in
Fun Run 🏃‍♀️- Rainbow Class children joined in enthusiastically in the School Fun Run 🏃‍♂️  3 The children joined in the school fun 🏃‍♂️ run 🏃‍♀️
Fun Run 🏃‍♀️- Rainbow Class children joined in enthusiastically in the School Fun Run 🏃‍♂️  4 Look at our little ones trying their level best

Football’s coming home ⚽️⚽️⚽️

Football’s coming home ⚽️⚽️⚽️ 1 Activities to support children’s current interests
Football’s coming home ⚽️⚽️⚽️ 2 Activities to support children’s current interests
Football’s coming home ⚽️⚽️⚽️ 3 Activities to support children’s current interests
Football’s coming home ⚽️⚽️⚽️ 4 Activities to support children’s current interests

Fun at Wicksteed Park

Fun at Wicksteed Park 1 Annual trip with the whole school
Fun at Wicksteed Park 2 Annual trip with the whole school
Fun at Wicksteed Park 3 Annual trip with the whole school
Fun at Wicksteed Park 4 Annual trip with the whole school
Fun at Wicksteed Park 5 Annual trip with the whole school
Fun at Wicksteed Park 6 Annual trip with the whole school
Fun at Wicksteed Park 7 Annual trip with the whole school
Fun at Wicksteed Park 8 Annual trip with the whole school
Fun at Wicksteed Park 9 Annual trip with the whole school
Fun at Wicksteed Park 10 Annual trip with the whole school

😲 Wow activity

😲 Wow  activity  1 We have a ‘wow’ activity each week.
😲 Wow  activity  2 We have a ‘wow’ activity each week.

The children have so much fun in pre-school, learning through play all the time

The children have so much fun in pre-school, learning through play all the time 1 Developing gross-motor skills
The children have so much fun in pre-school, learning through play all the time 2 Learning through play
The children have so much fun in pre-school, learning through play all the time 3 Marking making in the outdoor class
The children have so much fun in pre-school, learning through play all the time 4
The children have so much fun in pre-school, learning through play all the time 5
The children have so much fun in pre-school, learning through play all the time 6
The children have so much fun in pre-school, learning through play all the time 7
The children have so much fun in pre-school, learning through play all the time 8 Learning one-to-one correspondence
The children have so much fun in pre-school, learning through play all the time 9
The children have so much fun in pre-school, learning through play all the time 10 Learning to care for the guinea pigs

🌈 Rainbow Class 🌈 : where friendships begin

🌈 Rainbow Class  🌈 : where friendships begin 1 We support children to be kind and caring friends.
🌈 Rainbow Class  🌈 : where friendships begin 2 We support children to be kind and caring friends.
🌈 Rainbow Class  🌈 : where friendships begin 3 We support children to be kind and caring friends.
🌈 Rainbow Class  🌈 : where friendships begin 4 We support children to be kind and caring friends.
🌈 Rainbow Class  🌈 : where friendships begin 5 We support children to be kind and caring friends.
🌈 Rainbow Class  🌈 : where friendships begin 6 We support children to be kind and caring friends.
🌈 Rainbow Class  🌈 : where friendships begin 7 We support children to be kind and caring friends.

Budding artists

Budding artists 1 activities to develop fine motor skills
Budding artists 2 Getting boys interested in mark making

Using Topmarks to develop counting skills and one-to-one correspondence

Using Topmarks to develop counting skills and one-to-one correspondence  1 Learning numbers: one-to-one correspondence
Using Topmarks to develop counting skills and one-to-one correspondence  2

Say a little prayer 🙏 : saying grace before lunch

Say a little prayer 🙏 : saying grace before lunch 1

Enjoying books from an early age

Enjoying books from an early age 1
Enjoying books from an early age 2
Enjoying books from an early age 3
Enjoying books from an early age 4
Enjoying books from an early age 5
Enjoying books from an early age 6

Look at our superheroes!

Look at our superheroes! 1 Following children’s interests
Look at our superheroes! 2
Look at our superheroes! 3

Fun in our Outdoor Area

Fun in our Outdoor Area 1 Children love to play in the outdoors.
Fun in our Outdoor Area 2 Learning through play.
Fun in our Outdoor Area 3
Fun in our Outdoor Area 4 Mark making with water and paintbrushes.
Fun in our Outdoor Area 5
Fun in our Outdoor Area 6
Fun in our Outdoor Area 7 Exploring mini beasts in the summer
Fun in our Outdoor Area 8 Water play
Fun in our Outdoor Area 9
Fun in our Outdoor Area 10 Playing in the vast outdoor environment

Fun and Games

Fun and Games 1 We encourage children to turn take and Play cooperatively
Fun and Games 2 We encourage children to turn take and Play cooperatively
Fun and Games 3 We encourage children to turn take and Play cooperatively
Fun and Games 4 We encourage children to turn take and Play cooperatively
Fun and Games 5 We encourage children to turn take and Play cooperatively
Fun and Games 6 We encourage children to turn take and Play cooperatively
Fun and Games 7 We encourage children to turn take and Play cooperatively

Rainbow Class: a fun-filled environment where children thrive

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Picture 1 Playing in the ❄️ snow ❄️
Picture 1 Winter activities
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Gruffalo-inspired activities

Gruffalo-inspired activities 1 Developing fine-motor skills
Gruffalo-inspired activities 2 Developing fine-motor skills
Gruffalo-inspired activities 3 Developing fine-motor skills
Gruffalo-inspired activities 4 Developing fine-motor skills
Gruffalo-inspired activities 5 Developing fine-motor skills
Gruffalo-inspired activities 6 Developing fine-motor skills

Wow activity

Wow activity 1
Picture 1 Some of the fun activities in Rainbow 🌈 Class

Wow activity

Wow activity 1

Mark making in the big playground

Mark making in the big playground 1

Mark making

Mark making 1

Show and Tell

Show and Tell 1 Children gain confidence in talking to a group.
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Hard at work: engaging in imaginary role-play

Hard at work: engaging in imaginary role-play 1
Hard at work: engaging in imaginary role-play 2

Gruffalo picnic

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Graffalo-inspired activity: making Scrambled snake

Graffalo-inspired activity: making Scrambled snake 1

Gruffalo-inspired activity

Gruffalo-inspired activity 1

Gruffalo-inspired activity

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Counting stones: learning counting skills through play

Counting stones: learning counting skills through play 1

Learning in our outdoor class

Learning in our outdoor class 1

Learning through play

Learning through play 1
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Woodland garden

Woodland garden 1

Learning about Diwali

Learning about Diwali 1

Autumn activities

Autumn activities  1

Developing gross motor skills

Developing gross motor skills 1
Developing gross motor skills 2

Sports Day 2017

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Graduation Day 2017

Graduation Day 2017 1
Graduation Day 2017 2

Father's Day activities (2017)

Father's Day activities (2017) 1
Father's Day activities (2017) 2
Father's Day activities (2017) 3

Budding artists

Budding artists 1
Budding artists 2
Budding artists 3

Treasure Hunt: very busy pirates and princesses!

Treasure Hunt: very busy pirates and princesses! 1
Treasure Hunt: very busy pirates and princesses! 2
Treasure Hunt: very busy pirates and princesses! 3
Treasure Hunt: very busy pirates and princesses! 4
Treasure Hunt: very busy pirates and princesses! 5
Treasure Hunt: very busy pirates and princesses! 6

Big Moves Session

Big Moves Session 1

It is always fun to play with our friends

It is always fun to play with our friends  1

Animal Encounter

Animal Encounter 1
Animal Encounter 2
Animal Encounter 3
Animal Encounter 4
Animal Encounter 5

sports day 2016

sports day 2016 1
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sports day 2016 3

our bug hunt🐞🐌🐚🐝🐜

our bug hunt🐞🐌🐚🐝🐜 1
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our bug hunt🐞🐌🐚🐝🐜 3
our bug hunt🐞🐌🐚🐝🐜 4

Wicksteed Park Trip: Tree play (2016)

Wicksteed Park Trip: Tree play (2016) 1

fun in our mud kitchen

fun in our mud kitchen 1
Picture 1 fun outdoors
Picture 2 fun outdoors
Picture 3 The chicks have grown so big!
Picture 4 pigs in the mud
Picture 5 the sound of music
Picture 6 matching quantities with numerals
Picture 7 The three bears' cottage
Picture 8 transferring pom poms with pegs
Picture 9 sorting animals

a selection of fun activities at pre-sschool

a selection of fun activities at pre-sschool 1
a selection of fun activities at pre-sschool 2
a selection of fun activities at pre-sschool 3

We are the champions!

We are the champions!  1
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