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GBNFC At The Chinnbrook Centre Completes Step 1 towards becoming a Sun Safe Nursery - Sun Hats, Sunscreen & Role Models

Congratulations to GBNFC At The Chinnbrook Centre for issuing Sun Safety Fact Sheets to all their pupils. GBNFC At The Chinnbrook Centre has also pledged to keep sun hats and sunscreen available for all their children and to act as role models with regard to sun safety:

“All staff will ensure that children bring into the setting appropriate sun hats and sun screen to ensure every child is kept safe from the sun.”

(Helen Regan - GBNFC At The Chinnbrook Centre)

“All staff will act as appropriate role models within the setting to ensure all children are kept safe from the sun. Staff will read and sing the slip slap song as thrynsupport children in using sunscreen for safety and protection as well as helping children understand the importance of this to stay safe from the effects of the sun on their skin.”

(Helen Regan - GBNFC At The Chinnbrook Centre)

25th Apr 2017 5:21pm

The Nest Copper Beech Completes Step 1 towards becoming a Sun Safe Nursery - Sun Hats, Sunscreen & Role Models

Congratulations to The Nest Copper Beech for issuing Sun Safety Fact Sheets to all their pupils. The Nest Copper Beech has also pledged to keep sun hats and sunscreen available for all their children and to act as role models with regard to sun safety:

“All copies of the parent pledge will be kept in each child's file. Also the forms have now been put as part of the new starter packs for the children.”

(Rebecca Harper - The Nest Copper Beech)

“We provide sun cream for children which is signed for by parents, we also allow children to bring in their own suncream if they have allergies ect. All staf have been asked to bring in sun hats or to cover up when needed.”

(Rebecca Harper - The Nest Copper Beech)

25th Apr 2017 4:10pm

The Nest Copper Beech is now an Official Sun Safe Nursery!

Congratulations to The Nest Copper Beech for obtaining their Sun Safe Nursery Status & Award

“This was very enjoyable to do it was straight forward and parent friendly.”

(Rebecca Harper - The Nest Copper Beech)

25th Apr 2017 4:09pm

The Nest Copper Beech Completes Step 3 towards becoming a Sun Safe Nursery - Teaching Resources & Activities

Congratulations to The Nest Copper Beech for reading George the Sun Safe Superstar to all their children and introducing everyone to the ‘Slip, Slap, Slop song’.The Nest Copper Beech have also pledged to continue to regularly use the resources provided to reinforce the sun safe message to their children.

“The children and staff loved the song, i will send it on the nursery newsletter too.”

(Rebecca Harper - The Nest Copper Beech)

“We will always ensure our children will be safe in the sun.”

(Rebecca Harper - The Nest Copper Beech)

25th Apr 2017 4:09pm

The Nest Copper Beech Completes Step 2 towards becoming a Sun Safe Nursery - Shade

Congratulations to The Nest Copper Beech for providing shaded areas for their pupils.

Shaded Area photo submitted by The Nest Copper Beech

“We have a number of shaded areas all year round for the children to go in. We also provide gazebos and parasols in the summer time for the garden too.”

(Rebecca Harper - The Nest Copper Beech)

25th Apr 2017 3:20pm

Blackberry House Day Nursery Completes Step 1 towards becoming a Sun Safe Nursery - Sun Hats, Sunscreen & Role Models

Congratulations to Blackberry House Day Nursery for issuing Sun Safety Fact Sheets to all their pupils. Blackberry House Day Nursery has also pledged to keep sun hats and sunscreen available for all their children and to act as role models with regard to sun safety:

“The letter and fact sheet was shared with all parents on the 27th April. All new parents will be informed of our dedication to Sun Safety during their induction. ”

(Deborah Cobb - Blackberry House Day Nursery)

“We have a supply of spare sun hats available. children Will supply their own sun cream which will be named and kept at nursery. All Blackberry House Day Nursery will become Sun Safe Superstars and role models for the children. ”

(Deborah Cobb - Blackberry House Day Nursery)

27th Mar 2017 5:18pm

Fir Trees Nursery School Ltd Completes Step 3 towards becoming a Sun Safe Nursery - Teaching Resources & Activities

Congratulations to Fir Trees Nursery School Ltd for reading George the Sun Safe Superstar to all their children and introducing everyone to the ‘Slip, Slap, Slop song’.Fir Trees Nursery School Ltd have also pledged to continue to regularly use the resources provided to reinforce the sun safe message to their children.

“The story and song led to interesting discussion about keeping our skin protected. We talked about different styles of hat and wearing long sleeves. We talked about recognising what shaded areas would look and feel like. ”

(Alison Piper - Fir Trees Nursery School Ltd)

“We will continue to use the resources throughout the year and the story/song will reinforce our safety message”

(Alison Piper - Fir Trees Nursery School Ltd)

20th Mar 2017 5:14pm

Tickton Pre-school And Play Pals Completes Step 3 towards becoming a Sun Safe Nursery - Teaching Resources & Activities

Congratulations to Tickton Pre-school And Play Pals for reading George the Sun Safe Superstar to all their children and introducing everyone to the ‘Slip, Slap, Slop song’.Tickton Pre-school And Play Pals have also pledged to continue to regularly use the resources provided to reinforce the sun safe message to their children.

“At Tickton Pre-school and Play Pals we use Sun Safe resources including 'George the Sun Safe Superstar' and the Slip, Slop, Slap song at group times to teach children about staying safe in the sun. We have also sent copies of the song home to parents. Our children really enjoy shouting out loud "SLIP, SLOP, SLAP". ”

(Helen Turner - Tickton Pre-school And Play Pals)

“At Tickton Pre-school and Play Pals we are committed to sharing the Sun Safe message and pledge to regularly use the resources to reinforce this message with children and parents. ”

(Helen Turner - Tickton Pre-school And Play Pals)

19th Mar 2017 11:13am

Little Sparkes Preschool Completes Step 1 towards becoming a Sun Safe Nursery - Sun Hats, Sunscreen & Role Models

Congratulations to Little Sparkes Preschool for issuing Sun Safety Fact Sheets to all their pupils. Little Sparkes Preschool has also pledged to keep sun hats and sunscreen available for all their children and to act as role models with regard to sun safety:

“We will keep all consents in each childs file. We have also incorporated the letter, fact sheet and consent form into our registration form for all newcomers. ”

(Atkin Mustafa - Little Sparkes Preschool)

“All our staff will act as advocates of sun safe and ensure our sun protection policy is adhered to at all times. We already keep spare sun hats and sun cream within the preschool. ”

(Atkin Mustafa - Little Sparkes Preschool)

19th Mar 2017 8:05am

Nightingales is now an Official Sun Safe Nursery!

Congratulations to Nightingales for obtaining their Sun Safe Nursery Status & Award

“A fabulous initiative with a huge amount of information and resources”

(Melanie Bailey - Nightingales)

16th Mar 2017 12:08pm

Primary Schools can gain their Sun Safe Status via our sister scheme at: www.sunsafeschools.co.uk
UV Forecast from the Met Office
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UV index in association with www.skcin.org

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