What’s On

Important dates for term time only children. January 2019 to August 2019

Start Spring Term 1Monday 7th January 2019 - Friday 15th February 2019
Spring Half TermMonday 18th February 2019 - Friday 22nd February 2019
Start of Spring Term 2Monday 25th February 2019 - Friday 5th April 2019
Easter HolidaysMonday 8th April 2019 - Friday 19th April 2019
Start Summer Term 1Tuesday 23rd April 2019 - Friday 24th May 2019
Summer half TermMonday 27th May - Friday 31st May 2019
Start Summer Term 2Monday 3rd June 2019 - Monday 22nd July 2019
Start of Summer holidaysTuesday 23rd July 2019
All year round childrenOpen 51 weeks per year.

Bank holiday closure dates and important dates as follows:-

Friday 19th April 2019Easter Friday
Monday 22nd April 2019Easter Monday
Monday 6th May 2019May Day
Monday 27th May 2019Spring Holiday
Monday 26th August 2019
August Bank holiday

NEWS

Little Beans Fernside

17th May 2019

Supporting our NHS and armed forces parents

Little Beans offers a 10% discount to childcare fees to our NHS and armed forces employee parents. The discount applies where no government funding is received for your child. Proof of current employment with NHS or armed forces is required and must be kept updated.
21st April 2019

Important dates for May

CLOSED – Monday 6th May (Bank Holiday) Half Term – Monday 27th May – Friday 31st May (Book holiday club!) CLOSED – Monday 27th May – (Bank Holiday)
30th March 2019

Nursery Rhymes

Our theme for May is ‘Nursery Rhymes’. We look forward to lots of exciting activities! Singing nursery rhymes and songs to children helps to develop their language and communication skills from an early age. At Little Beans we make learning songs fun, whether this is by using props, music or musical […]
30th March 2019

May Newsletter

Download our latest newsletter! https://littlebeansdaycare.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/LBF-May-Newsletter-2019.pdf
6th February 2019

Saving childcare costs for families

Please take 5 minutes to have a look at this information leaflet regarding ways you may be able to save  on your childcare costs. There are many different schemes available to parents in the UK to help towards paying for childcare. It is always worth checking to see if you […]
20th December 2018

Monthly Themes for 2019

This year the Little Beans will be learning some really great things through our monthly themes! January – Weather, Seasons and Months February – Construction and Vehicles March – Animals April – Stories and Books May – Nursery Rhymes June – Space and Planets We would love to have parents […]
15th November 2018

Fundraising Thank you!!

A big THANK YOU to everyone who donated for to help us raise money for Save The Children by wearing your Christmas Jumpers on the 14th December 2018. We raised £24.50! WELL DONE Little Beans!!
13th October 2018

Poole Children’s Centre Timetable (West Poole)

Poole Children’s Centres welcome all families with a child under 5 in the local community. We provide support and learning opportunities as well as a welcoming, safe space for fun and play, where parents and children are able to develop and reach their full potential. http://www.poolefamilyinformationdirectory.com/kb5/poole/fis/family.page?familychannel=4
11th September 2018

Introducing the online learning journey Tapestry!

We have introduced the online learning journey Tapestry. We have set this up and all of the children have profiles, the purpose of online learning journeys means that the staff have more time with the children as they are not out of ratio’s completing paperwork but are capturing on the […]

Little Beans Garland

17th May 2019

Supporting our NHS and armed forces parents

Little Beans offers a 10% discount to childcare fees to our NHS and armed forces employee parents. The discount applies where no government funding is received for your child. Proof of current employment with NHS or armed forces is required and must be kept updated.
28th April 2019

May Newsletter

Download our latest newsletter! https://littlebeansdaycare.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/LBG-May-2019-Newsletter.pdf
28th April 2019

Theme for May

Our Theme – Nursery Rhymes – Singing nursery rhymes and songs to children will help develop their language and communication skills from an early age. At Little Beans we make learning songs fun, whether this is by using props, music or musical instruments! Introducing children to a variety of nursery rhymes […]
21st March 2019

Changes to pick up times

Changes to the Little Beans pick up times –  We have listened to our families that have asked if we could open our doors for collection earlier than the set times of 1pm and 3pm to support their family routines. Therefore, we are now opening our doors at 12.45pm to […]
6th February 2019

Saving childcare costs for families

Please take 5 minutes to have a look at this information leaflet regarding ways you may be able to save  on your childcare costs. There are many different schemes available to parent’s in the UK to help towards paying for childcare. It is always worth checking to see if you […]
20th December 2018

Support your child to get ‘School Ready’

May we ask children that are going to school in September 2019, bring in a PE kit so we can support your child in getting ‘School Ready’ by working on self-care skills. All PE kits to be in by 31st January 2019.
20th December 2018

Fundraising Thank you!!

A big THANK YOU to everyone who donated for to help us raise money for Save The Children by wearing your Christmas Jumpers on the 14th December 2018. We raised £47.71 a BIG WELL DONE LBG!!  
20th December 2018

Monthly Themes for 2019

January – Weather, Seasons & Months February – Construction & Vehicles March – Animals April – Stories & Books May – Nursery Rhymes June – Space & Planets July – Off to Big School August – Dinosaurs September – All About Me October – People Who Help Us November – […]
13th October 2018

We are finalists – Thank you!

Little Beans are very excited as we are finalists in the National Nursery Recognition Awards. We have been shortlisted in the COMMUNICATION WITH PARENTS RECOGNITION category. We are calling on all our parents and carers to take a couple of minutes to vote for Little Beans if you agree with this nomination. […]
13th October 2018

Poole Children’s Centre Timetable (East Poole)

Poole Children’s Centres welcome all families with a child under 5 in the local community. We provide support and learning opportunities as well as a welcoming, safe space for fun and play, where parents and children are able to develop and reach their full potential. http://www.poolefamilyinformationdirectory.com/kb5/poole/fis/family.page?familychannel=4