Photo Gallery

  • Beaconsfield First Place - May 2019

    Our revamped ‘Mars’ room for our babies.

  • Radlett First Place - May 2019

    Lots of fun in our new disco room where we can sing, dance and tap out rhythms using musical instruments.

    Congratulations to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on the arrival of Archie.

  • Bushey First Place - April 2019

    During April the children enjoyed  their mummies visit for a Mother’s day stay and play.

    The children watched the chicks hatch and then cared for 11 baby chicks and went on a space rocket to celebrate ‘Space day’.

  • Radlett First Place - April 2019

    Teddy bears picnic.

     Easter fun for the 3-5 year olds who enjoyed finding the letters in their name. 

  • Beaconsfield First Place - April 2019

    We are supporting a local charity called  ‘greenfingers’.

    ‘greenfingers’ is a charity that helps support children in hospices around the UK. They help create fantastic outdoor spaces for the children.
    We invited our grandparents to come for a stay and plant day. We had fun planting different flowers and had a flower sale!

  • Beaconsfield First Place - March 2019

    Pluto Room

    Our Pluto children have become keen gardeners. They enjoyed filling our garden wellington boots with soil, ready for planting. We cannot wait to watch our plants grow!

  • Beaconsfield First Place - March 2019

    Jupiter Room

    The children in Jupiter have enjoyed, welcoming a police officer into their nursery environment. They enjoyed looking around the police car and trying on the uniform. The children learnt that Police Officers are here to help protect us and show us the difference between right and wrong.

  • Bushey First Place - March 2019

    Jupiter enjoyed hanging up the bird feeders they created during their Forest School session. The children are very excited to be on the lookout for different types of birds.

  • Radlett First Place - March 2019

    The children looked after the duckling eggs very carefully. All five hatched and we all had so much fun seeing them grow and were sad to see them leave us to return to the farm.

    We wore odd socks to nursery to raise awareness for world Down Syndrome day.

    Lots of new, learning opportunities and so much fun and fresh air during Forest school which takes place weekly.

  • Radlett First Place - February 2019

    Welcome to the farm!

    We value our parent partnership and the children love it when parents come in to read stories.

    On one of our regular visits to Houndswood House, the children painted some clay models that the residents had made for the children in advance.

  • Bushey First Place - February 2019

    Miss Zopf brought in her guitar from home and carried out a music session with the class. Miss Zopf taught the children how to sing the  nursery rhymes in German.

  • Valentine’s Day

    Beaconsfield First Place - February 2019

    We celebrated the day of love. Taking part in a valentine’s day ball, making cards, having a romantic lunch and even dressing up in our fancy clothes.

  • Beaconsfield First Place - February 2019

    The nursery took part in Chinese new year, exploring in different messy play activities.  The children were able to learn to feed and play with chop sticks.

  • Radlett First Place - January 2019

    Group time for the children is a very important part of our daily routine to prepare.

    During group time the children walked around nursery with their clip boards and pens to see if they could find any object that were the same shapes as on their paper.

  • Beaconsfield First Place - January 2019

  • We have been busy making a bug hotel in our garden.

  • Exploring the snow in the messy tray.

  • Bushey First Place - January 2018

    The children enjoyed playing in the snow, whilst creating snowballs and building a snowman.  

  • Bushey First Place - December 2018

    The children from the Pre-School class performed a variety of Christmas songs for their families.

  • Marble Milk Painting

    First Place Bushey - December 2018

    The children in Jupiter have been carrying out lots of experiments this month. One of the experiments they did was called marble milk painting. The children poured oat milk onto a tray and using the pipette they dropped food colouring of their choice into the milk. Using white paper, they laid the paper inside the tray whilst mixing it gently around the tray. The children then held their paper up and could see the marble effect picture they had each made.

  • First Place Beaconsfield - December 2018

    Jupiter children enjoyed a visit from Mrs Woodley’s new puppy.

    The children enjoyed a visit from Santa at their Christmas Party. He also left a bit of a mess in our hall which we all went to investigate!

  • First Place Radlett - December 2018

    The children worked together to measure how much paper was needed to wrap their presents and to cut the paper and sellotape accordingly.

    How long will it be, until Santa comes down the chimney?

  • First Place Beaconsfield - November 2018

    The children went for a walk around Wilton Park. They loved playing on a tyre swing and enjoyed playing football.

  • Working in partnership with the community.

    First Place Radlett - November 2018

    We helped the Brownies to make some poppies to create a river of poppies, marking 100 years since the end of World War 1.

  • Can we fix it?........ Yes we can!

    First Place Radlett - November 2018
  • Halloween activity day

    Bushey - October 2018

    All our classes enjoyed our Halloween activity day. The children wore fancy dress and had fun taking part in our Halloween activities which included pumpkin carving, apple bobbing and Halloween baking.

  • Beaconsfield - October 2018

    Halloween activities were enjoyed by all at Beaconsfield’s Halloween stay and play day.

  • Radlett Sports Day- September 2018

    We held our Sports day on the grounds of Houndswood House which was a big success, the children had so much fun and the weather was kind to us.

  • Radlett - September 2018

    Outdoor stay & play – family members came in to play and explore the outdoor classroom.

    Thank you to all the parents that supported our Macmillan breakfast morning.

  • Crackerjack Day

    Radlett - September 2018

    The children dressed up and had a baking day to raise money for the Crackerjack charity.

  • Bushey First Place - August 2018

    The children in Jupiter enjoyed a visit from a paramedic. They were shown lots of different equipment such as plasters, bandages and a stethoscope. Jupiter listened really nicely and learnt about how paramedics help others.

    Radlett First Place - August 2018

     

    First aid course – Our complimentary gift to all of our 2018 graduating children.

    3rd September 2018 – Today’s the day………… we all enjoyed our teddy bears picnic.

  • ‘International Friendship Day'

    Beaconsfield - July 2018

    On friendship day, the children had to work with each other to problem solve. We used colour mixing, joining hands together to discover new things. Using the builders tray, we used a selection of vegetables which the children had to cut through and use the cocktail sticks to make a’ Mr Potato’ head. The children were very proud of the end result and took them home to share with their families.

    Radlett Graduation - June 2018

    Radlett - June 2018

    The children at Radlett had a wonderful time performing for their families at their Graduations. They have formed some lovely friendships with one another throughout their time at First Place Nursery. 

  • Teddy Toddle Fundraiser 2018

    Radlett - June 2018

    First Place Nursery raised an amazing £805 for Mencap, The children had so much fun taking part in themed activities.

  • Father's Day - stay and play

    Bushey - June 2018

    Great to see so many Venus and Jupiter Dads visit us for Father’s Day stay and play. It was lovely to see some Dads joining in with lots and singing and dancing during our Spanish class!

  • Zoo Lab Visit

    Bushey First Place - May 2018

    The children had a visit from an experience Zoo Lab ranger who brought in reptiles and insects for the children to meet. The children got to touch and hold the reptiles and insects as well as learning fun facts about them.

  • Radlett - April 2018

    The children entered a competition to name a floor at Houndswood House Care Home. They chose “Jasmine, because Jasmine is a princess” and we won!!

  • Radlett staff updating their First aid skills.

  • The children loved having the chicks come to stay for a week.

  • The Big Bushey Breakfast

    Bushey First Place - February 2018

    Bushey held a breakfast, welcoming all the parents and family members of the children to join in with this social event.

  • Stay and play morning

    Beaconsfield First Place - February 2018
  • Harwood House magic show

    Radlett First Place - February 2018

    The children joined the elderly residents of Harwood House for a puppet and magic show.

  • First Place Nurseries Awards Evening

    December 2017

    At First Place Nurseries’ Awards evening we celebrated together the successes of First Place through the past year and also highlighted outstanding individual performance.

    Radlett Nursery

  • Rising Star
    Chloe Gardiner

     

  • Unsung Hero
    Ita Brennan

     

  • Exceptional Teaching
    Gemma Brown

     

  • Outstanding Leadership
    Donna Shadbolt

     

  • Bushey Nursery

  • Rising Star
    Stephanie Webster-Locke

     

  • Unsung Hero
    Karen Runnacles

     

  • Exceptional Teaching
    Katharine Dukelow

     

  • Outstanding Leadership
    Natalie Cameron

     

  • Beaconsfield Nursery

  • Rising Star
    Vanessa Woodley

     

  • Unsung Hero
    Keeley Bell

     

  • Exceptional Teaching & Outstanding Leadership
    Carolyn Astbury

  • Nursery of the Year

    Congratulations to Radlett Nursery