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Little Voices Nursery Completes Step 3 towards becoming a Sun Safe Nursery - Teaching Resources & Activities

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

“The children adore this song and have caught on to the catchy tune already. This definitely is effective for enthusiasm for sun cream as this can be a tedious task for the children to stand and have cream applied. The book is very popular and encouraged lots of role play in the nursery ”

(Emily Stevenson - Little Voices Nursery )

“The resources in this scheme will be used regularly to encourage and promote sun safety within our nursery ”

(Emily Stevenson - Little Voices Nursery )

26th Jul 2017 8:22pm

Kiddi Caru Caldecotte is now an Official Sun Safe Nursery!

Congratulations to Kiddi Caru Caldecotte for obtaining their Sun Safe Nursery Status & Award

“the service was great, we didn't know about the award and just stumbled across it I feel more nurseries would benefit from implementing the things in supporting children and families. we will also be informing our local press about our award.”

(Lucy Clarke - Kiddi Caru Caldecotte)

26th Jul 2017 8:06pm

Step By Step Nursery is now an Official Sun Safe Nursery!

Congratulations to Step By Step Nursery for obtaining their Sun Safe Nursery Status & Award

“I feel this has been very rewarding to achieve. Sun safety is very important to all of us but especially to children who attend nursery. We are teaching them to care for themselves and gaining our sun safety status has helped them to understand the importance of applying sun cream, wearing a sun hat and putting on a t-shirt. I would love to see more awards like this to support children's learning a great idea Thank you.”

(Katy KEELER - Step By Step Nursery)

26th Jul 2017 8:03pm

Kiddi Caru Day Nursery Completes Step 3 towards becoming a Sun Safe Nursery - Teaching Resources & Activities

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

“The children loved listening to the story and the song. The staff read the story to the children and reinforced the important message of why it is so important to look after our skin. Our older children are beginning to sing the song when they apply their sun cream and use language to describe what they are doing. The children also like to make sure they have a sun hat, and also find one for their friends to wear!”

(Emma Northwood - Kiddi Caru Day Nursery)

“The resources we have been provided with are extremely beneficial to the children and the song and story will be used regularly. We will also be looking at the additional resources available to us to support the children and their families awareness of sun safety. ”

(Emma Northwood - Kiddi Caru Day Nursery)

11th Jul 2017 6:38pm

Horsted Keynes Preschool Completes Step 3 towards becoming a Sun Safe Nursery - Teaching Resources & Activities

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

“A friend provided us with the song a while ago and since purchasing our new hats and implementing a new sun policy, we have been singing this with the children. Its lovely to hear them singing it to their siblings.”

(Clare Humphreys - Horsted Keynes Preschool)

“Horsted Keynes Preschool will regularly use the resources provided to reinforce the sun safe message to our children.”

(Clare Humphreys - Horsted Keynes Preschool)

11th Jul 2017 6:32pm

Horsted Keynes Preschool is now an Official Sun Safe Nursery!

Congratulations to Horsted Keynes Preschool for obtaining their Sun Safe Nursery Status & Award

“Everybody at Horsted Keynes Preschool would like to congratulate you on making the process and simple and fun one but most importantly for allowing us to teach such an important message to our children in a fun, informative way. Thank you ”

(Clare Humphreys - Horsted Keynes Preschool)

11th Jul 2017 6:31pm

Hinckley Road Nursery is now an Official Sun Safe Nursery!

Congratulations to Hinckley Road Nursery for obtaining their Sun Safe Nursery Status & Award

“This is an excellent program that I feel the local authorities should embrace to ensure all their settings are taking positive action to ensure they are spreading the important information about being safe in the sun. Any posters stickers and additional literature you can send us will certainly help us to further promote this practice at our family picnic which is taking places Monday 3rd July. Thank you again for the support and information.”

(Lorraine Weaver-Ennis - Hinckley Road Nursery)

29th Jun 2017 8:24pm

Little People Stanningley Completes Step 3 towards becoming a Sun Safe Nursery - Teaching Resources & Activities

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

“The children in our school room are picking the words up really quickly. The children in our younger rooms are enjoying listening to our books. For the 1st summer we have 100% of parents/carers providing full suncream and hats for the children. ”

(Becky Farrell - Little People Stanningley )

“At Little People Stanningley we will ensure that the resources provided will be used on a regular basis to enforce the sun safe policy. All new families to the setting will be given a copy of the sun safe letter as part of their induction pack.”

(Becky Farrell - Little People Stanningley )

29th Jun 2017 8:13pm

Treetops Nursery is now an Official Sun Safe Nursery!

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

“We have really enjoyed the process of achieving our sun safe nursery status and the children have had lots of fun completing the activities, reading about George and telling their parents all about what they have learnt. The online format has been very easy to use and accessible for all members of staff ”

(Rachel Schofield - Treetops Nursery)

29th Jun 2017 8:07pm

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

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

“Parents from the setting have been provided with both the letter and fact sheet. A copy of this fact sheet has also been added to our Facebook page and laminated and placed in the nursery entrance for all parents and staff to access.”

(Ruth Murdoch - Layton Hill )

“The setting has hats for all children. The hats have a large peak and a piece of material on the back which protects the children's necks from sun exposure. Parents are asked to provide a sun cream for their child which is clearly labelled and dated and is kept at the nursery for use everyday. All staff are aware of the importance in promoting sun safety and follow the same guide lines.”

(Ruth Murdoch - Layton Hill )

29th Jun 2017 8:01pm

Primary Schools can gain their Sun Safe Status via our sister scheme at: www.sunsafeschools.co.uk
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