Blogs

Entertaining your Toddler during lockdown

Wednesday 6th May 2020
The Learning Tree Team

In March the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, announced a series of new measures to fight the coronavirus outbreak in the UK. One of which included schools and nurseries being closed. Many…

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Keeping Calm in a Storm

Thursday 20th February 2020

Feeling fear during a storm isn't something that is simply reserved for children. Many adults are also afraid of thunder, lighting and heavy winds. While for adults the fear is…

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The importance of setting goals from a young age

Wednesday 8th January 2020

Hands up, how many people have already broken their New Year's resolutions? Most people dive into January with the goal of being better than they were in the previous year.…

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The Importance of Play

Friday 29th November 2019

Play may seem like a frivolous activity that is purely for fun but in reality, it is a very essential learning tool that can help children to develop key social…

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Halloween Video 2019

Friday 1st November 2019

We had a fantastic time at the Ugly Bug Ball 2019. Click below to watch!

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30 hours free childcare: 5 things parents should know!

Wednesday 23rd October 2019

You may have noticed that The Learning Tree is offering the government's 30 Free Hours Funding Initiative. With the media constantly highlighting the significant burden childcare finances have on families,…

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Day in the Life of a Nursery Nurse.

Wednesday 18th September 2019
Hayley Cooper - Qualified Nursery Nurse

Hi, my name is Hayley Cooper. I have been a qualified (Level 3) nursery nurse now for 17 years and I can honestly say I really do love my job. I…

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Enrolment Week: More information.

Tuesday 17th September 2019

The Learning Tree is excited to hold Enrolment Week on Monday 23rd - Friday 27th of September. We welcome families that are interested in childcare to come along and visit…

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Story time tales: The best books for nap time.

Tuesday 27th August 2019

Napping can make a huge difference in a child's attitude, emotions and even education. According to the University of Pennsylvania 'children who nap 30 to 60 minutes midday at least…

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National Playday: Why is it important?

Wednesday 7th August 2019

We have all experienced it - a thrilling game of 'tag', running frantically around the playground hoping that you don't get caught. Heart racing, blood pumping and that scared look…

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