8 FAB Guide | WINTER / SPRING 2017 If your child turns 3 between 1 March 2017 and 28 February 2018 you are invited to register them for their FREE early learning and childcare place at a local nursery. Here we have featured some of the best... Registration week commences 13th February in the Highland Council region and 20th February in the Argyll & Bute region Riverside Rascals Riverside Rascals offers high quality childcare which shapes the foundations for children’s life-long learning in a warm, caring environment that refl ects inclusion for all. Its team of dedicated qualifi ed professionals offer a variety of exciting and stimulating experiences and opportunities to engage children in their learning. These refl ect the pre-birth to three and Curriculum for Excellence principles and outcomes. Partnership working is central to the nursery’s philosophy. It works closely with parents, providing quality care that meets the needs of their child and them in a home-from-home environment. Children have free fl ow access to the well-developed garden where there is both a nature and play area. We offer fl exible childcare with a discount available for families and full time places. Please come along and meet the team. Please contact Jean on 01546 606249 We welcome you! At Riverside Rascals we are very proud of our Care Inspectorate and HMIE reports (please see our website www.riversiderascals.co.uk) We offer full day care and flexible wrap around care for 0 – 5 years and preschool education - AM & PM. Open 8am – 6pm all year round (flexible hours to suit) Pop in and see us anytime we’ll be pleased to show you around. Telephone Jean on 01546 606249 or email email@example.com for further information. Riverside Rascals Day Nursery, Oban Road, Lochgilphead, Argyll Proprietor: Mrs Jean McPhee Tarbert Academy – every child’s interest at heart… Our school is committed to providing appropriate opportunities for the development of pupils’ spiritual, moral, social and cultural values through both the ethos and the curriculum. This is undertaken in partnership with parents and takes account of the individual needs of pupils and the views of parents. Tarbert Academy Early Level Class Tarbert Academy Early Level Class was set up in August 2014 and is thriving as an engaging environment that supports the learning and development of all children from 3-6 years old. The class is going from strength to strength; this year becoming a fi nalist for a merit award for ‘quality improvement in early years’. Set in a purpose-built classroom within the Primary department of a successful 3-18 school, the Early Level Class is a place where children are active participants in learning and play is valued as ‘a child’s work’. The Early Level learning environment encompasses both indoor and outdoor areas, which are carefully planned and designed with the child’s needs and interests at the its heart. The setting is designed to both support and challenge, with experienced and committed practitioners working together to ensure all children are meeting their developmental milestones and are engaged in learning. Our staff value the importance of knowing each child as an individual, ensuring the environment allows children to express their wants, needs and interests. Tarbert Academy aims for transition throughout the 3-18 school to be as smooth as possible, with experiences in the Early Level Class allowing preschoolers to work in close partnership with Primary Ones who can model and scaffold learning for their younger peers. Tarbert Academy Early Level Class Parents/carers interested in bringing their children to join the early level class are welcome to visit at any time. Please Telephone 01880 820269. Head Teacher – Neil McKnight Dalintober ELC Dalintober ELC is situated within Dalintober Primary School, Campbeltown and caters for pre-school children from aged three to fi ve years. Morning - 8.50 a.m to 12pm - and afternoon – 12.15 pm to 3.25 pm - at Dalintober we provide a happy, rich and safe environment, meeting the needs of every child within our care. We encourage and enable children to explore and learn about the world around them by using the skills of our experienced and qualifi ed staff, and by providing opportunities to visit Dalintober ELC Dalaruan Street, Campbeltown PA28 6HG Please contact Mrs S Martin on 01586 552053 areas of interest within the community. We always strive to ensure that all children are stimulated and motivated within their learning. We use the outdoor environment on a daily basis, providing fun and engaging activities for everyone to enjoy.
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