Prep is basically a place of learning. Our aim is to provide an environment within which the needs and interests of each child will be met and within which the development of certain abilities, attitudes and skills which will assist the child’s educational development, will be fostered.
Play is essential to all children and although it is often noisy, frequently messy, sometimes inconvenient and can appear to have no real value, play is the way the young child learns.
Through play children learn by …
As children play they are thinking through their ideas, gradually developing new skills and finding out new ways of doing things.
GIVE THEM A CUDDLE
Children need a cuddle To help them cope with life, For what is a little thing to us, Can cause a child great strife So remember how important A cuddle can make you feel –
It shows a child you love and care And that your love is real Cuddle them every morning As you send them on their way And ask yourself this question now,“Did you cuddle your child today?”