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

Now Stockport Family Comic Con A fun day out for all the family with loads of geeky things to do. Sunday 13th October – 10am Stockport County FC, Hardcastle Road, Stockport Tickets from £3.50 from www.gigantic.com Tatton Park Family Pick a Pumpkin Day Visit the farm...

Dates For The Diary

Our October half term holiday club will be running from Monday 28th to Friday 1st  November, catering for children aged 4-11 years.  Spaces are filling up fast so please contact hello@firststepspoynton.co.uk to secure your position. If you take advantage of the 30...

News & Updates

New Staff Member We’d like to welcome new team member Alison Farrell to the First Steps family.  Alison is joining us as a fully qualified nursery nurse and will be working across all rooms in the nursery to cover breaks, holidays, absences and provide extra support...

Tip of the Month

From:  Julie Hassell Tip: Looking Beyond the Mess of ‘Messy Play’ The thought of messy or ‘sensory’ play sends many parents into meltdown – all that glitter, slime, shaving foam, beans or mud being smeared all over the walls and trodden into carpets is often too...

What’s Coming Up

We’re pleased to announce that the French classes run by Mrs Moehle every Wednesday are now free of charge.  Children have been taking our thirty-minute sessions each week and following extremely positive feedback we’ve decided to continue the lessons at no extra cost...

First Steps’ Family

Each month we throw the spotlight on a different room within the nursery to give you a better understanding of how we tailor our educational offering according to age group. In October, it’s the turn of the Pre School room. The school year before your children start...

What We’ve Been Up To

It’s officially Autumn! Time to wave goodbye to summer, wrap up warm and don your wellies to enjoy all the wonderful events that happen at this time of year. Autumn is, of course, a time of transition both inside and outside the nursery.  We’ve welcomed lots of new...

Local Family Events

Hazel Grove Mum2Mum Market The Mum2Mum ‘nearly new’ Market is back again at Hazel Grove High School. Admission is £2 on the door for buyers and free for children. So, come along and buy some quality second hand and ‘nearly new’ baby & children’s stuff at their...

Dates for the Diary

Welcome to Our New Starters! A huge welcome from all of us at First Steps to all the new faces joining us this September! We are so excited to see even more smiley faces grow and continue to develop into wonderful little people. We are also looking forward to meeting...

News and Updates

Goodbye Imogen! We are very sorry to say that our lovely Imogen is leaving First Steps to work towards a degree in paediatric nursing. We have absolutely loved sharing so many memories with Imogen and we are sure that you have too. All of the children love her and we...

Tip of the Month

From: Elizabeth Keeling – Toddler Room Tip: Top Tips on Dumping the Dummy for Good! For many parents, a dummy is an absolute life-saver. It can pacify your little one with ease and are often implemented by parents to comfort young babies, either at night to...

What’s Coming Up

Zoolab We are looking forward to the team from Zoolab coming back in on the 27th September to show us some creepy crawlies!  Zoolab are the UK’s number one animal handling experience company with a passion for bringing adults and children alike closer to nature and to...