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

Thursday 7th February– Poynton Library Harry Potter night Join the library on Thursday 7 February at 6.00-7.30pm for readings from Harry Potter stories, followed by a sorting, a quiz, and a Harry Potter trail. Wizarding robes or fancy dress welcome, but not essential....

Dates For Your Diary

February Half Term – Holiday Club 18th February -22nd February Half term is nearly here already! So, we wanted to make all parents aware of our Holiday Club. We know that plans can change so quickly for families, so even if it is last minute, always give us a call or...

Progress Folders

At First Steps we keep a progress folder for each child in our care. These are filled with images, words and crafts to help note their learning and development journeys with us. We want to politely remind parents that they can look at their child’s folder at any time...

Good Luck Charlotte

The new year has seen our lovely Charlotte leave us once more for her second maternity leave. We wish you all the best with your new bundle of joy and we look forward to you bringing them in for a cuddle very soon. If your Key Worker was Charlotte, it will now be...

Tip Of The Month

From:  Charlotte Holt, cook and meal planner Tip:  Dealing with Allergies The UK has some of the highest prevalence rates of allergic conditions in the world, with over 20% of the population affected by one or more allergic disorder. Here at First Steps, we have a few...

Picture Of The Month

This month we have chosen this picture as our ‘Picture of the Month’ as it shows the fun we all had on a snowy and cold day!  

What’s Coming Up

As we move into February, all our rooms have a busy few weeks ahead. As we start our new theme of ‘Myself and Shapes’ we will be exploring all about the human body and shapes and how we use them in the world around us. These themes are adapted for all the different...

First Steps’ Family

This month we wanted to talk more about our Pre School room. In our preschool room, each child is encouraged to learn and develop in a welcoming, stimulating and fun environment before their transition into school. We encourage them to co-operate with one another,...

What We’ve Been Up To

And it’s February. January, as always, seemed to drag a little, didn’t it? But we’ve had lots of goings on, snow and a few new faces to meet and settle into our rooms. We also had a really busy festive period with lots of activities and crafts taking place to build...

First Step’s Holiday Club!

To support this very festive, but busy time of year First Step’s Holiday Club is open on the following dates to help with your childcare worries: Friday 21st December 2018 Wednesday 2nd January 2019 Thursday 3rd January 2019 Friday 4th January 2019 If you would...

Local Family Events – December

Tuesday 18th December – Poynton Library Christmas bedtime stories On Tuesday 18 December at 6.00-6.30pm, you can wear your pyjamas and bring teddy along to hear seasonal stories before bedtime. Free, and no need to book. Thursday 20th December – Poynton Library...

Dates for Diary

Christmas Party Is this Friday 14th December 2-4pm. We would like to invite all children to this, even if they do not attend that day, so please do let us know if you would like to come and join in the fun. Christmas jumpers or party dresses are more than welcome. Our...