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How To Prepare For Nursery


Here are some ideas for what you can do to give your child the best start:


Encourage your child’s independence, in particular by helping them to:

  • Use the toilet independently
  • Put on & take off their coat and shoes
  • Cope with change


Encourage good social skills by encouraging your child to:

  • Say how they are feeling
  • Interact with other children
  • Share a toy with a friend


Encourage your child to say “please” and “thank you”


Encourage good listening skills and learning habits by:


Encouraging them to “have a go” and not to give up easily.

  • Listen to you and reply
  • Be curious and explore
  • Follow simple instructions and ask questions.


Settling Into Nursery


Starting nursery is a time of great change for both children and parents. A few tears in the first few weeks is completely normal. The best thing you can do is be positive and tell your child that they are going to have a wonderful day!

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