Spooktacular fun for Bright Kids this Halloween

Youngsters at Bright Kids Nurseries have been having a spooktacularly good time celebrating Halloween this week and last. Tiny tots and holiday club children at the nurseries on Evesham Road in Crabbs Cross and the Slough, Studley, have been getting into the ghoulish spirit of things by carving pumpkins, apple bobbing, designing devilish decorations and taking part in Hocus Pocus trick or treat treasure trails. They also enjoyed spooky … [Read more...]

Bright Kids Defibrillator Campaign

We're raising money for a Defibrillator at each of our three Nurseries as well as a Public Use Defibrillator in the centre of Studley. Did you know that each year between 80,000 and 120,000 people suffer a cardiac arrest in a public place in the UK?  Cardiac arrest can affect anyone, even children. Speedy defibrillation saves lives. The only definitive treatment for a victim of Cardiac Arrest is effective CPR and early … [Read more...]

Curious New Approach Helps Inspire Imaginative Play for Bright Kids

There are curious changes afoot at Bright Kids Nurseries, whose staff are undertaking an accredited training programme that inspires curiosity in learning. Bright Kids Nursery Group has been training staff at its flagship Studley setting in the ‘Curiosity Approach.’ It will also be following the ethos at its other settings in Redditch and Northfield. The initiative was created by nursery owners Lyndsey Hellyn, of the Nest Nursery in … [Read more...]

Bright Kids Crabbs Cross Celebrates Another ‘Good’ Report

Bright Kids Nursery in Crabbs Cross is celebrating after being rated ‘Good’ in its recent Ofsted Inspection. The nursery, on Evesham Road, celebrated its 16th birthday earlier this month, with the news that it had received another ‘Good’ rating coming just weeks before. Staff at the nursery were delighted with the report, which praised the “well-qualified team’s understanding of how children learn and develop” and the nursery’s “bright, … [Read more...]

Special Mementos Made for Mother’s Day

Children at the three Bright Kids nurseries have been getting creative and making special mementos for Mother's Day. At the Studley setting the children produced different gifts to give to mums, grandmas and aunties, to show them just how much they are loved. Tina Davis, deputy manager at the nursery said: “The children created some lovely gifts for their mums – and each age group produced a different gift. So, the younger ones made a love sign, … [Read more...]

Craft-tastic Celebrations at Crabbs Cross

Children will be getting busy with their craft making skills as they celebrate St Patrick's Day and Mother's Day. Two exciting craft mornings will be held at the Bright Kids setting in Crabbs Cross when children will be enjoying activities ranging from cooking and gardening to jewellery making and dancing. The first craft morning is on March 17th when youngsters will be learning all about Saint Patrick – the patron saint of Ireland. Katie … [Read more...]

Costume Capers for Crabbs Cross

Parents have been busy making costumes ranging from pirates to princesses to celebrate World Book Day. Staff and children at the Bright Kids Nursery in Crabbs Cross dressed up as their favourite story characters, and enjoyed a range of activities based around the book Pirates Love Underpants. There was a treasure hunt in the garden where children followed the clues to a chest, which was filled with LED lights to make it glow. The treasure was a … [Read more...]

Flippin’ Fun at Bright Kids Nurseries

Pancake parties were enjoyed at the three Bright Kids nurseries where youngsters did a range of activities for Shrove Tuesday. All the children had the chance to taste the pancakes at tea time, and they enjoyed a variety of different toppings. Children at the Crabbs Cross setting had theirs with fresh fruit and chocolate sauce, those at the Studley setting had the sweet pancakes plain, while at Northfield the children enjoyed lashings of golden … [Read more...]

Half Term Fun for Bright Kids

Children were taking charge of their own fitness last week by picking up some personal training skills at a holiday club in Crabbs Cross. Those who took part in the half term holiday club at the Bright Kids nursery had the chance to design their own fitness class, where they came up with their own exercises and led a group. The bad weather meant planned trips to outdoor sports venues had to be cancelled, but the group had lots of fun at the … [Read more...]

Studley goes to Infinity and Beyond

Darth Vader and his Stormtroopers wouldn't have stood a chance in Studley last week as youngsters at the Bright Kids nursery learned all about space and science at an exciting holiday club. The young fans of Star Wars had the chance to dress up and role play as their favourite characters from the films, and take part in Star Wars-based activities. With lightsabers at the ready they made their own solar system out of papier mache and UFOs out … [Read more...]