What’s On

Important dates for term time only children. September 2019 to August 2020

Winter Term 1Monday 9th September 2019 – Friday 25th October 2019
Winter Half TermMonday 28th October 2019 – Friday 1st November 2019
Winter Term 2Monday 4th November 2019 – Friday 20th December 2019
Xmas HolidaysMonday 23 December 2019 - Friday 3rd January 2020
Spring Term 1Monday 6th January 2020 – Friday 14th February 2020
Spring half TermHalf term – Monday February 17th – Friday 21st February 2020
Spring Term 2Monday 24th February 2020 – Friday 3rd April 2020
Easter HolidaysMonday 6th April - Friday 17th April 2020
Summer Term 1Monday 20th April 2020 – Friday 22nd May 2020
Summer Half TermMonday 25th May 2020 – Friday 29th May 2020
Summer Term 2Monday 1st June 2020 – Monday 20th July 2020
Summer HolidaysTuesday 21st July 2020 – Monday 31st August 2020
All year round (AYR) children: Little Beans is open Monday 2nd September 2019 – Monday 31st August 2020

Little Beans is closed at Christmas
Wednesday 25th December 2019 – Tuesday 31st December 2019

Bank holiday closure dates (nursery closed):-

Wednesday 1st January 2020
New Years day
Friday 10th April 2020 Good Friday
Monday 13th April 2020 Easter Monday
Friday 8th May 2020 May Day
Monday 25th May 2020
Spring holiday
Monday 31st August 2020
August bank holiday

NEWS

Little Beans Fernside

28th August 2019

September Theme

This month your Little Beans will be learning about…Our Theme – All About Me Your Little Beans will be learning all about what makes us who we are such as our personalities, faiths and beliefs and friendships and how we are all different such as our image, our likes and […]
28th August 2019

Staffing update

We have some fantastic news – Jenny has joined our team as a Baby unit leader and has over ten years experience in childcare and has a Level 6 BA Hons in Early years and a passion for childcare and has settled in really well and is already a valued […]
28th August 2019

September Newsletter

Download our latest newsletter! https://littlebeansdaycare.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/LBF-September-2019-newsletter.pdf
31st July 2019

August Theme

This month your Little Beans will be learning about… Dinsosaurs! This month we will be exploring dinosaurs. This is a very big interest for our Little Beans and we will be finding out how they lived, what they ate and what happened to the dinosaurs? Because we know this is […]
31st July 2019

August Newsletter

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27th May 2019

Is your Little Bean going on to big school in September? Join us for their Graduation!

Graduation day – Saturday 20th July from 11am-1pm at Longfleet school – Children who are going to school in September 2019 and their parents/carers are invited to join us for a graduation celebration – Please come along!
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.
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 […]
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 […]

Little Beans Garland

15th August 2019

Macmillan Fundraising day

On Friday 27th September 2019 we will be raising money for Macmillan, but we can’t do it alone, we need your help! Macmillan is such a great cause, we have lots of fun things organised for the day; your Little Beans will be making their own bunting for decoration, we […]
15th August 2019

Parents Evening – 28th October 2019

Parents Evening – Monday 28th October 2019 6.00-8.30pm We would like to invite all parents and carers to join us for parents evening on Monday 28th October between 6.00pm and 8.30pm. This gives you the prefect opportunity to talk to your keyworker about learning and development and how your child […]
15th August 2019

September Newsletter

Download our latest newsletter! https://littlebeansdaycare.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/LBG-September-2019-Newsletter-1.pdf
31st July 2019

September Theme

This month your Little Beans will be learning about…Our Theme – All About Me Your Little Beans will be learning all about what makes us who we are such as our personalities, faiths and beliefs and friendships and how we are all different such as our image, our likes and […]
30th July 2019

August Newsletter

Download our latest newsletter! https://littlebeansdaycare.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/LBG-August-2019-Newsletter.pdf
29th May 2019

Helping your Little Bean transition to Big School in September

Week commencing 2nd & 9th September 2019 – Some children starting school in September will not go to school full time in their first two weeks. If you would like to book your child in with us for these weeks please speak to a member of the office team and […]
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 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.