🎄Feeling Festive? – The Christmas Countdown is ON!

🎅🏽Whoa! December starts next week… are you FEELING FESTIVE yet? 🤔   ✨Our FREE Christmas Activity Ideas Sheet has been revamped with some fresh festive sparkle: 👉Click HERE to DOWNLOAD for FREE! And you can keep children busy right through December with our Activity Advent Calendar! Behind every door is a festive activity to try […]

🚚Printed Calendars DISPATCHED!

🎁Our 2024 Multicultural Calendars have arrived back from the printers and are looking wonderful! If you have already ordered a professionally printed copy then great news… …it’s on the way! 👀Still to order? Check out our video for further details: …there is still plenty time for Christmas Delivery!🎄🎅 👉Order your MindingKids 2024 Multicultural Calendar HERE! […]

🆓FREE St Andrew’s Day Activity Ideas!

Celebrate St Andrew’s Day in your setting with some fun activity ideas! Learn about the Patron Saint of Scotland, Scottish traditions, the Loch Ness Monster, Castles, Bagpipes, Tartan, Haggis and more!  Download this FREE Activity Ideas Sheet for some activity inspiration.  Links activity ideas to the areas of learning and development! 👉🏼DOWNLOAD for FREE HERE […]

Preventing Bullying Starts in the Early Years

This Anti-Bullying Week we are focussing on the importance of learning about feelings and emotions and what we can do as childcare providers. The early years are a critical time for children to learn about feelings and emotions. This is because they are starting to develop their social skills and relationships with others. By helping […]

🎉New 2024 Multicultural Calendar is Here!

We are excited to announce the release of our 2024 Multicultural Calendar! Learning about different cultures from a young age helps children to develop a sense of respect and appreciation for diversity. It also helps them to understand their own place in the world. Perfect for long term planning, this colourful calendar is an excellent addition […]

🌟NEW 2024 Activity Planner!

Get set for 2024 with our NEW Yearly Activity Planner! Includes list of 2024 special dates and festivals to help you PLAN activities around topics, themes and children’s interests! Schedule ahead for the entire year or note down as you go to remind you of what you have covered. See the whole year on just […]

🔥Busy for Bonfire Night – FREE Activity Ideas!

🎇Have a BLAST learning about BONFIRE NIGHT, GUY FAWKES and FIREWORKS with this FREE activity ideas sheet! 🌟Links activity ideas to the areas of learning and development! 👉DOWNLOAD for FREE here! and get ready to celebrate Diwali and discover the fascinating festival of lights with this FREE Activity Ideas Sheet: 👉Visit our Activities section for more […]

The Right Ratios – Ensuring a Safe Nurturing Environment

As childcare providers, we must pay attention to ratio requirements in order to ensure each child receives adequate attention and care.  Ratio guidance is based on developmental research, considering the age of children and their specific needs. Appropriate staff:child ratios guarantee that children get personalised interaction, fostering emotional, social, and cognitive development. It is important to […]