Welcome to Term 2! Busy Bees Preschool
N ew sl e t te r
Welcome back everyone we hope you enjoyed a Te r m 2
good break. This term we are starting Hot Meals
over at Manor Fields School on Mon-Thurs, please
see Lucy if you have any questions or want your Dates for your diary
child to try them.
Tuesday 8th November Autumn Welly Walk
Thank you!! Wednesday 9th November, 9.30-10.30- Busy Bees
A big thank you to everyone who generously Committee meeting
donated food items during our Harvest collection Monday 28th November, 1.30-2.30- Busy Bees AGM
last term in aid of the Trussell Trust.
Over 42 kg of food was delivered to the Food Friday 2nd December 12-2.40pm Parent chats with
Bank and they were extremely grateful, as this your child’s Key Person- appointment sheet on the
will help to support vulnerable families in the wall in the lobby.
area, for more information about this charity
visit www.trusselltrust.org. Celebrations Day and decorating the Christmas tree-
The Trussell Trust Food Bank are now located at Tuesday 6th Dec- parents/carers welcome!
Ashfield Road trading estate. Children’s disco Tuesday 13th Dec 6-7pm (time to be
Reminders to Parents End of Term 2, Friday 16th December
o There have been a few cases of head lice First day of Term 3 Monday 9th January
reported in the setting; if your child is
affected they must be treated before Welly Walk Fundraiser
returning. This term our fundraising event will be a sponsored
o If you would like to be more involved in your Welly Walk. If it not your child’s usual session they
child’s preschool such as helping at events, and are very welcome to join us as long as they are
making decisions about the preschool then accompanied by an adult. The Welly Walk will take
come along to the Committee meeting next place between 9.30-10.30 after the children have
week or see Nikki/Lucy for a chat and a cuppa. settled in, and had circle time. In order for these
o Please ensure children are collected no later events to take place we need a minimum of 6 parent
than 3pm from the setting; the doors are helpers, so if you can spare a couple of hours let Nikki
opened at 2.50 daily. know- thanks.
o This terms parent pack is about positive All funds raised will be spent on resources for the
behaviour management, please see your child’s children in the Preschool.
key person if you have any questions or Don’t forget your wellies!!
Please ensure all children have named coats Primary School applications
and wellies so they are prepared for all Attention all Blue Room parents. As your child will
weathers! Outside play is an important part of be starting Primary in September 2012 you need to
the children’s learning. It’s also advisable for apply for a place by Noon on January 15th 2012.
all children to have a spare set of clothes You can obtain application forms at the Preschool or
(named!!) just in case, and children that are in download at www.wiltshire.gov.uk. You can also apply
nappies need to have spare nappies and wipes online if you prefer, for further information on
etc. in the setting. finding a Primary School place visit above website.
Any comments… (post in red deposit box in lobby)