News

This is the best place to keep up to date with all the goings on at First Steps. No two days are quite the same, so read all about it here:

Local Family Events – April

Saturday 6th – Thursday 25th April – Easter Egg Hunt – Lyme Park Explore the garden at Lyme and take the whole family on a nature adventure. Complete the trail to receive a chocolate prize. The trail takes place in the garden and is £2.50 for each trail. Available...

First Steps Ducklings

I don’t think any parent or child would have escaped noticing we have recently had ducklings at the nursery! It has been even better than we hoped, it has been very educational and all the children and staff alike have thoroughly enjoyed it. We worked with a company...

Picture Of The Month

This month we have chosen a video instead – and this is one of our ducks splashing around and having the time of their life in our home-made pond....

What’s Coming Up – April

As we are now in the early days of April we’re now moving onto our theme of Spring and Growing. We will be doing lots of crafts, activities, stories and digging as part of this theme. Once again we will be planting seeds in our garden for the children to see them all...

Tip Of The Month

From:  Jemma O’Hare Tip:  How much food is too much? Babies are not babies for very long, before too long, it’s already time to wean. Weaning can be a really enjoyable milestone for any baby and their family, but it can also be a stressful time too. A lot of parents...

First Steps’ Family – Baby Room

We are not too sure where the time has gone, but in the last few newsletters, we have gone around each and every room and introduced every member of our team. So, we are back to babies and this time we want to share what we get up to on a usual day. Many parents...

What We’ve Been Up To – March

Bye Bye March, you have been even busier than a usual month here at First Steps! As we welcome in April we look back over all the fun and learning achieved in the last month here across all our rooms. We’ve been finishing up the theme of shapes and ourselves and had...

What’s Coming Up

As we welcome in March and experience hopefully warmer, brighter and more spring-like days, we have lots of things planned to make the month whizz by. We carry on our theme of shapes and ourselves and we look forward to exploring more about the human body and the...

30 Free Hours and Tax Free Childcare

If your child is about to be entitled to 30 free hours, we hope to make parents aware that they need to apply as soon as possible for their 30 hours eligibility codes. We strongly advise you to apply in good time to ensure your code arrives in time for the term you...

Dates For The Diary

Easter Holiday Club!  8 April 2019 – 22 April 2019 Easter is here – don’t panic if your childcare is not sorted – just call our team! We know that plans can change so quickly for families, so even if it is last minute, always give us a call or email and we can...

Local Family Events

Thursday 7th March – Poynton Library – World Book Day If your children are not in First Steps to celebrate – then why not join the team at the library for their event. Join them for Rhymetime on Thursday 7 March at 10.30am. Why not dress up as your favourite book...

Welcome To The World Coby

We are delighted to announce Charlotte has welcomed her newest addition into the world – a big loving welcome to Coby. Huge congratulations from all the team to her and Al on their newest bundle of joy and we can’t wait to cuddle him soon!