Time to flip your pancakes like your life depends on it as we celebrate pancake day – the Snuggles way! On Pancake Day we invite the children to join us as we make and eat delicious pancakes with a range of yummy flavours, in a safe environment. Frying pans at […]
Water, water everywhere! A whole week of fun with liquids as we learn about the amazing properties of water, paint and much much more! From painting with ice to playing with water balloons, from washing baby dolls ready for bed to enjoying the laundry station and a sponge throwing competition […]
Learning the importance of helping those less fortunate than ourselves. At a time of year when it’s traditional to have a spring clean, we thought it would be nice to help those less fortunate than ourselves by encouraging Snuggles staff, children and parents to bring in clothing and food that […]
Show mummy how special she is with a Snuggles photoshoot. We think mums are amazing – and we know our little friends at Snuggles think so too! To show you our appreciation for the amazing things you do for your children every day, we’ll be baking and crafting all day […]
One of our parents evenings where you can learn more about your child’s progress. March is home to one of our two parents’ evenings per year, where we will feed back on how your little one is developing, and explore ways we can work in partnership with you to help […]
Easter treats and fun aplenty, with games and a visit from the Easter Bunny! We’ll be setting the children to work using arts and crafts to make eggs, which we’ll then have great fun rolling down our hill. The children will also learn the story of Easter, and why it […]
Get ready for a nursery full of Harry Potters, Gruffaloes and Dr Seuss characters. We know how important reading and storytelling is to the development of the children at Snuggles, and we never miss an opportunity to encourage them to lose themselves in a world of literature. On World Book […]
Learn how to make fun things out of the stuff we normally throw away! This is an activity we encourage all year round, but we give it a special focus in May. The children are encouraged to use junk and recyclable materials in weird and wonderful combinations to create messy […]
Planes, trains and automobiles! A fun trip out to learn all about transport. We’ll be taking the children on a trip to the Transport Museum in May. They’ll learn all about how road travel began, and use arts and crafts to represent their favourite form of transport. They’ll also have […]
Learning about the importance of healthy eating, and sharing our favourite fruits with others. Children that learn healthy eating habits early in life are more likely to continue those habits as adults – so we take our responsibility very seriously. In Fruit Salad month, we place a particular emphasis on […]
On your marks, get set, go! Join us for a fun day of physical activity! One of the highlights of the year, sports day demonstrates the confidence and courage that the children learn with us all year long. From bean bag balancing and the egg and spoon race to an […]
Celebrate the fabulous work that dads do, with arts and crafts and lots of cuddles. To celebrate Fathers’ Day, we invite fathers to join their little ones at Snuggles as we make something special together – strengthening that amazing bond even further.
Getting hands on with nature – creepy crawlies and all! Each year the children have a visit from the Amazon Jungle Show, where they learn about a variety of different wildlife. They also have the chance to hold different insects, exploring the differences in look, shape and texture between them.
A fun day for all the children, with visits from the police, fire service and paramedics. The importance of helping others is something that we always underline to the children at Snuggles. This special day each year is a time for reflecting on the importance of helping others, and we […]
An exciting excursion where the children will ride a train and a bus on the same day! Our little ones all love to explore the world around them through different modes of transport, so this day is always a big favourite! We start with a walk to the train station, […]
Get ready to be immortalised in crayon, paint, chalk and goodness knows what else! We love to encourage the creativity of the children at Snuggles, and we also underline the importance of love and family. What better way to combine the two than by encouraging your little ones to draw […]
Join us as we explore a variety of messy ways to express our creativity! The children at Snuggles love to get their hands dirty, so we thought – why not encourage them? Parents are invited to join us for a day of messy play, with a mud kitchen, spaghetti corner, […]
An out of this world day for everyone at Snuggles, combining fun activities with learning about the universe. Our popular space day sees the children learning about stars, comets and planets. They’re encouraged to dress in space clothing – will your child be an alien or an astronaut? With arts […]
As part of Breast Cancer Awareness month, we’re turning Snuggles pink! We’re in the pink in October, as we do our bit for Breast Cancer Awareness month. As well as wearing pink, we also use the colour in all of our activities – cooking, painting and craft activities.
Be afraid…be very afraid! Ghouls and goblins await you at Snuggles! We love Halloween with the children, so dressing up is definitely on the agenda! As well as some fabulous outfits, the children can expect lots of Halloween-themed activities, from party games to spooky arts and crafts.
A day for children all over the world to come together and help those in less fortunate situations. At Snuggles we fight hard for the rights of children all over the world, believing they should live safe, happy lives. On Universal Children’s Day, we run a variety of fun activities […]
Learning the story of Christmas through arts and crafts. Christmas is a time of giving, and we encourage the children to think about that message by baking cakes that we send to Abbeyview Care Home. The children will learn about the nativity, and make their own manger and nativity scene […]
Learn what goes into a healthy lunchbox, and why it’s important to pay attention to what we eat. The Snuggles children love to get involved with our week-long healthy eating workshop, as we learn what’s good for us and what isn’t together.
Showing our love for the special people in our lives by baking lovely goodies for them. On Valentine’s Day, we invite all our children to wear red to Snuggles as we make cakes and cards for the people we love most in the world – our families and carers!
Snuggles Day Nursery is celebrating The Year of The Rat on Friday 24th January 2020, for Chinese New Year, by sampling some traditional Chinese dishes and creating Chinese lanterns, fans and Chinese drums. Sensory play will include noodles and chop sticks too!!
If you go down to Snuggles today, you’re in for a big surprise… It’s no fun for teddy, sitting on the bed all day while your little one comes to Snuggles. Time to pick ted up so he or she can join the fun at our fabulous teddy bears’ picnic. […]
Dress up as your favorite fairytale character as we read the stories that shape childhoods. From Little Red Riding Hood to Snow White, join us for a day of dressing up and telling tales. Encourage your little one to become their favorite fairytale character for the day, and we’ll help […]