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Pre-school: Rainbow Class

Rainbow Class: a fun environment where children thrive, grow in confidence and form special friendships with their peers

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   

 

What a busy few weeks! The children have been learning through play! The best way to learn in the early years.

Sports Day-July 2019

The children were so fascinated by their new surroundings at Drayton Manor Theme Park.

Annual school trip- Drayton Manor (Thomas Land)

Graduation ceremony 2019

Father’s Day activities

Spring term 2019

🎅 A special visitor

Rainbow Class children joined the school children
Santa came to visit Rainbow 🌈 Class

Whatever Next? Our role play area for our space topic

Fun with numbers

number activities to enhance children’s learning
number activities to enhance children’s learning
number activities to enhance children’s learning
number activities to enhance children’s learning
number activities to enhance children’s learning
number activities to enhance children’s learning
number activities to enhance children’s learning
number activities to enhance children’s learning

Archery experience

The children engaged in an archery 🏹 experience.
The children joined in enthusiastically.
Physical education is so important.
Ready, set...go
Willing to persevere in the face of a challenge.

Supporting transitions- playing in the Cook Class outdoor class

Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Being with friends makes the transition easier
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life
Transitions- an important time in a child’s life

We are so proud of all of our graduates 🎓

A proud moment for our 2018 graduates 🎓
A proud moment for our 2018 graduates 🎓
A proud moment for our 2018 graduates 🎓
A proud moment for our 2018 graduates 🎓
A proud moment for our 2018 graduates 🎓
A proud moment for our 2018 graduates 🎓

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

Enthusiasm in abundance.
Willing to join in
The children joined in the school fun 🏃‍♂️ run 🏃‍♀️
Look at our little ones trying their level best

Football’s coming home ⚽️⚽️⚽️

Activities to support children’s current interests
Activities to support children’s current interests
Activities to support children’s current interests
Activities to support children’s current interests

Fun at Wicksteed Park

Annual trip with the whole school
Annual trip with the whole school
Annual trip with the whole school
Annual trip with the whole school
Annual trip with the whole school
Annual trip with the whole school
Annual trip with the whole school
Annual trip with the whole school
Annual trip with the whole school
Annual trip with the whole school

😲 Wow activity

We have a ‘wow’ activity each week.
We have a ‘wow’ activity each week.

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

Developing gross-motor skills
Learning through play
Marking making in the outdoor class
Learning one-to-one correspondence
Learning to care for the guinea pigs

🌈 Rainbow Class 🌈 : where friendships begin

We support children to be kind and caring friends.
We support children to be kind and caring friends.
We support children to be kind and caring friends.
We support children to be kind and caring friends.
We support children to be kind and caring friends.
We support children to be kind and caring friends.
We support children to be kind and caring friends.

Budding artists

 activities to develop fine motor skills
Getting boys interested in mark making

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

Learning numbers: one-to-one correspondence

Say a little prayer 🙏 : saying grace before lunch

Enjoying books from an early age

Look at our superheroes!

Following children’s interests

Fun in our Outdoor Area

Children love to play in the outdoors.
Learning through play.
Mark making with water and paintbrushes.
Exploring mini beasts in the summer
Water play
Playing in the vast outdoor environment

Fun and Games

We encourage children to turn take and Play cooperatively
We encourage children to turn take and Play cooperatively
We encourage children to turn take and Play cooperatively
We encourage children to turn take and Play cooperatively
We encourage children to turn take and Play cooperatively
We encourage children to turn take and Play cooperatively
We encourage children to turn take and Play cooperatively

Rainbow Class: a fun-filled environment where children thrive

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Playing in the ❄️ snow ❄️
Winter activities

Gruffalo-inspired activities

Developing fine-motor skills
Developing fine-motor skills
Developing fine-motor skills
Developing fine-motor skills
Developing fine-motor skills
Developing fine-motor skills

Wow activity

Some of the fun activities in Rainbow 🌈 Class

Wow activity

Mark making in the big playground

Mark making

Show and Tell

Children gain confidence in talking to a group.

Hard at work: engaging in imaginary role-play

Gruffalo picnic

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Graffalo-inspired activity: making Scrambled snake

Gruffalo-inspired activity

Gruffalo-inspired activity

Counting stones: learning counting skills through play

Learning in our outdoor class

Learning through play

Woodland garden

Learning about Diwali

Autumn activities

Developing gross motor skills

Sports Day 2017

Graduation Day 2017

Father's Day activities (2017)

Budding artists

Treasure Hunt: very busy pirates and princesses!

Big Moves Session

It is always fun to play with our friends

Animal Encounter

sports day 2016

our bug hunt🐞🐌🐚🐝🐜

Wicksteed Park Trip: Tree play (2016)

fun in our mud kitchen

fun outdoors
fun outdoors
The chicks have grown so big!
pigs in the mud
the sound of music
matching quantities with numerals
The three bears' cottage
transferring pom poms with pegs
sorting animals

a selection of fun activities at pre-sschool

We are the champions!

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