Children thoroughly enjoy their time at this friendly playgroup. They thrive in a safe
and welcoming environment which enables them to make good progress in their
Children appear very happy and content in this friendly and welcoming environment.
They settle quickly into their day and are enthusiastic learners because the
environment is made accessible and provides a good range of activities. "
"Staff are on hand to talk about children's play, extend their vocabulary help them
benefit from the activities. Children extend their experience and show delight as staff
engage them in animated songs and rhymes. Whole-group story time is a regular part
of each day and this is organised in an effective manner to meet the needs of all
" Children are given opportunities to draw and write throughout their playroom and are
involved in mark-making activities that develop their pencil grip, which helps them to
develop their pre-writing skills. They learn about numbers and counting as part of their
daily activities through counting songs as well as noting numbers, shape and sizes in
the environment. "
" Overall, they are developing suitable life skills to support their future learning.
teach children to behave in a manner that is safe for themselves and others. They give
them gentle reminders about how to use equipment and engage in positive behaviour.
This helps children develop awareness of dangers and how to stay safe. Children's
health needs are met due to the good practices within the playgroup. They adopt
healthy lifestyles and enjoy some opportunities to participate in physical outdoors each
day, they learn about good health at snack time as they enjoy fruits and drinks.
show a strong sense of belonging in the playgroup; they are very confident and
approach staff and visiting adults without hesitation. "