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Paper Chains

Date: December 14, 2016 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: Things to make and do, Toddler Tips

Paper Chains You can buy packs of ready cut paper (plain, metallic or patterned) to make these paper chains.  Alternatively,…

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Snipping Snowflake

Date: December 14, 2016 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: Things to make and do, Toddler Tips

Snipping Snowflake This is a great seasonal activity that practices motor skills. You can add a little early years geography by…

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Gingerbread Reindeer

Date: December 7, 2016 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: Food Fun, Toddler Tips

Gingerbread Reindeer These creative reindeer biscuits are cut out using standard gingerbread man cutters turned upside down!   Preheat your…

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The Buzz from Bumpkins, November 2016

Date: November 5, 2016 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: Bumpkins News, Bumpkins News

Keep in touch with our news and activities at Bumpkins Nursery in Whaddon. It’s all part of the #BumpkinsDifference

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Meet the Team: Nessa Taylor

Date: October 7, 2016 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: Meet the Team

Nessa Taylor has been with Bumpkins since Day One.    It takes somebody pretty special to rise to the challenge…

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Meet the Team: Laura Geldart

Date: October 7, 2016 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: Meet the Team

Our Deputy Manager Laura Geldart first came to Bumpkins as a student during the last year of her National Diploma…

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Meet the Team: Jess Westbury

Date: October 7, 2016 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: Meet the Team

Jess Westbury is our Room Leader at Bumpkins Pre School. When did you join Bumpkins? I started in 2008 for…

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My Road to School

My Road to School

Date: July 13, 2016 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: #TheBumpkinsDifference, Learning Through Play, Parents' Tips and Tricks, Pre School

My Road to School – Helping you to prepare your child for school Our pre-schoolers enjoy following “My Road to School”, our…

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Breakfast Portion Sizes at Bumpkins

Food Portion Sizes

Date: July 5, 2016 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: #TheBumpkinsDifference, Food Fun

What is a portion size? You will see us mention “portion sizes” when you receive your end of day report…

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Use old, broken crayons to make your own crayons

Make Your Own Wax Crayons – by Recycling Your Old Ones

Date: April 27, 2016 Author: Bumpkins Team Categories: Learning Through Play, Things to make and do

Broken crayons can be a trauma for parents everywhere; we are sure that you will identify with it! The thin…

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