Den Building Week at Playgroup 26th June 2017   This week, at Holy Apostles’ Playgroup, we are den-building and donating money to Save the Children.The children have been learning about the importance of shelter and how different countries may encounter problems such as hurricanes or earthquakes, which...

WHAT IS PLAY? "Children need the freedom and time to play. Play is not a luxury. Play is a necessity.” -Kay Redfield Jamison At the playgroup we really value the importance of play; we give the children time to follow their interests and use resources to fuel...

The Human Body This week the children at playgroup are learning about the Human Body following children’s requests. We started thinking about our five senses and explored our touch with our ‘feely box’ activity. We had to guess the contents of the box, which contained jelly, baked...