Beckley Preschool: 01797 260582                         Northiam Nursery: 01797 252799


A Typical Day


Beckley Preschool opening times are:

Monday - 9.00am - 3.00pm.

Tuesday - 9.00am - 12.00pm.

Wednesday - 9.00am - 1.00pm.

Thursday - 9.00am - 3.00pm.

Friday - 9.00am - 3.00pm.


Northiam Nursery opening times are:

All Day (Monday to Friday)

9.00am - 3.00pm.


Mornings (Monday to Friday)

9.00am-12.00pm (no lunch)

9.00am-1.00pm (includes lunch)


Afternoons (Monday to Friday)

12.00pm-3.00pm (includes lunch)


A Typical Day 


The session routines include:

Welcome our children/settling in/sharing information with Parents/Carers.

Activities including:       

Free choice activities - these are activities which the children are free to select themselves and move between when they are ready. Adults are always on hand to interact with the children and their choice of activity ensuring each child gets the maximum learning experience from it.

Adult supported - These are activities in which the children work either individually or in small groups with an adult directing them. Activities include woodwork, cookery, I.C.T., crafts.

Snack time

The snack table is set up and children are free to come and have a snack when they choose. An adult is present at all times. An example of snacks supplied are; fruit, toast, crackers, naan bread or noodles. Children are encouraged to pour their own drinks and, if having toast/bread, spread their own toppings to help develop their eye/hand co-ordination. It is also a social time when children can interact with others through sharing stories/news.

Physical session

This time is used to help develop children's gross motor skills with activities/equipment such as parachute, climbing frame, trampoline, bicycles, and ball games.


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