With just a week to go to ….. we are now ready for the ICAN Chatterbox Challenge 2016. We have used our ICAN #Chatterbox Challenge pack to help us plan a fun family Party session suitable for our very young Chatterbox Baby and Toddlers 🙂 To register for your pack visit www.chatterboxchallenge.org.uk Any party is Read More
We have been keen supporters of ICAN and the Chatterbox challenge since 2004. Having supported many families and children with speech and language difficulties over the last 30 years and having a daughter with complex speech and language difficulties who benefited greatly from her placement at an ICAN school, we are always keen to support Read More
Our Pumpkin Play started with a shopping experience! Which pumpkin would we choose? Which are pumpkins and which are not? We love these Munchkin Pumpkins! A great word to try and say! So many orange fruit and veg! Try this great colour song where colours are talked about in a meaningful context! “What is Read More
It’s been a busy summer for Mikey and his friends! New experiences with lots of giggles and squeals.
Do you remember discovering and playing with your shadow for the first time?
We have been watching the story of our tiny caterpillars unfold in front of us by growing our very own butterflies here at home 🙂
The Big Butterfly Count – Mikey has been out this week helping to spot and count different butterflies.
Fun Friday & strawberries for tea for everyone today. I wonder who has been eating Mikey’s strawberries?
Amazing to watch all 4 butterflies emerge today , we saw them tasting with their feet & saw their “proboscises” curling up , new words and magical moments!
National Bookstart week and Our Hero is…..? Who is your hero?
Free Friday Fun – following the children’s interests. Rose petal perfume & potions made with the petals the children had found! Mikey hopes to smell sweet this weekend
A “slow time ” day for us today books & breakfast in bed, den making & baking! What are you up to?
Do your children get excited in the wind? Mikey is enjoying a wild and windy weekend. He’s seen the washing flap and blow off the line, pots have blown across the garden & his new windmills have been whizzing around. But for now he’s just watching from the window!!
Have you tried blowing a wet dandelion?! There are lots still about in flower, in seed, wet , dry & ready to blow! An important skill for speech development & lots of free fun!
Even cress needs the right conditions to grow! Thank you Little C for the advice Mikey’s cress now has crazy hair too!