Fire Department Visit (Nursery Activities)

Our Fire Department Visit (Nursery Activities) Recently, the children of Little Blessings had a very special visit from Woodside Fire Station. Learning about different occupations is an important aspect to the children’s learning and development, as when our children grow, they will need to experience different occupations in life. The Woodside Fire Department showed the children their fire equipment; how […]


Our children made and decorated pancakes.  View our efforts on our facebook page. A simple pancake recipe: INGREDIENTS 1 large egg or 1 egg and one yolk ½ pint/280ml milk 4oz/110g plain flour (4 heaped dessertspoons) 1 tbsp melted butter METHOD Sift the flour into a bowl and make a well in the middle. Break in the egg (and yolk, […]

Nursery Activity – Celebrating Martin Luther King Day

Here at Little Blessing’s we ensure to celebrate all festivals and cultural celebrations, particularly British. We also try to include this in meals and ensure that the children eat a variety of foods from around the world. We always spend a term looking at “all around the world” where we look at clothes, foods, music, celebrations and traditions. Martin Luther […]

Making a Tree Activity

February’s Nursery Activity In February we took the children to the woods to explore the outside environment.  In this activity they collected branches to take back to the nursery to make their own tree. They choose branches of different sizes, with leaves of different shapes and colour.  This gave them an experience of nature and taught them things about the environment. […]