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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

Nightingales Completes Step 2 towards becoming a Sun Safe Nursery - Shade

Congratulations to Nightingales for providing shaded areas for their pupils.

Shaded Area photo submitted by Nightingales

“We provide a canopy that covers the majority of our outside area”

(Melanie Bailey - Nightingales)

16th Mar 2017 12:08pm

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

Congratulations to Nightingales for issuing Sun Safety Fact Sheets to all their pupils. Nightingales 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:

“Letters are now included in our parent packs, have been sent to existing parents/carers and displayed on notice boards”

(Melanie Bailey - Nightingales)

“We have spare hats for every child and sunscreen which parents already sign consents to administer. We also have a list of children who are supplied with their own sunscreen. We confirm with parents every day when they sign in that sunscreen has been applied or not.”

(Melanie Bailey - Nightingales)

16th Mar 2017 12:08pm

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

Congratulations to Norfolk House Nursery for issuing Sun Safety Fact Sheets to all their pupils. Norfolk House 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:

“We will keep all responses on site. ”

(Rosie Phipps - Norfolk House Nursery)

“We will act as appropriate role models and we provide sun screen for every child and have spare sun hats. ”

(Rosie Phipps - Norfolk House Nursery)

16th Mar 2017 8:10am

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

Congratulations to Ikids Day Nursery for issuing Sun Safety Fact Sheets to all their pupils. Ikids 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:

“All our replies from parents will be kept on each of the childrens records.”

(Courtney Magowan - Ikids Day Nursery)

“All my nursery staff will act as appropriate role models with regards to sun safety.”

(Courtney Magowan - Ikids Day Nursery)

1st Mar 2017 7:27pm

The Farningham Day Nursery Completes Step 3 towards becoming a Sun Safe Nursery - Teaching Resources & Activities

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

“The children really enjoyed listening to the story and after several times were pre-empting the next words. ”

(Gillian Mitchell - The Farningham Day Nursery)

“The resources provided have been warmly welcomed by children and staff. We will continue to be Sun safe and will fully engage new children and staff in promoting sun safety.”

(Gillian Mitchell - The Farningham Day Nursery)

3rd Oct 2016 6:17pm

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

Congratulations to Step By Step Nursery for issuing Sun Safety Fact Sheets to all their pupils. Step By Step 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:

“We already ask parents to sign permission for applying Sun-cream on registration form. We have know included sun safe request and information within our home visit pack /welcome pack to support our families on sun safety”

(Katy KEELER - Step By Step Nursery)

“It has been in our policy for years Staff have a duty of care to protect children from the sun. We have a box of spare sun hats by our outdoor area and provide nursery sun-cream factor 50 to children who may have forgotten theirs.”

(Katy KEELER - Step By Step Nursery)

19th Sep 2016 3:04pm

Primary Schools can gain their Sun Safe Status via our sister scheme at: www.sunsafeschools.co.uk
UV Forecast from the Met Office
Sat:
4
Sun:
4
Mon:
4
Tue:
3
Wed:
2

UV index in association with www.skcin.org

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