Home-Start Bracknell Forest Family Group Dates and Activities Sept - Dec 2015 Held at: Day: Time: Tel:
Bracknell Open Learning Centre Rectory Lane, Bracknell. RG12 7GR Every Wednesday, Term time only 10:00am to 11:55 01344 860025
9 September 2015 – Welcome to our new venue! Catch up with friends after the summer break at our new venue. The place is different but staff, volunteers and our usual activities will be the same! We also have a lovely enclosed outdoor play area. We will be taking lots of photos today so come along and enjoy our first week at Bracknell Open Learning Centre.
16 September 2015 – Theraplay Sharon, Lynn and Helen will be introducing some more Theraplay activities today with some fun ideas to try at home. There will be plenty for the children including Theraplay, crafts, singing and bubbles!
23 September 2015 – Nursery Rhymes Lots of nursery rhyme themed activities today including colouring, books and singing! Children can dress up as a favourite character too if they would like to but this is optional.
30 September 2015 - Numbers Our theme today is numbers! We will have lots of crafts, activities and counting songs so come along and have some fun with your children.
07 October 2015 – Autumn Theme A range of Autumn themed crafts and activities today! Plenty to keep the children occupied and time for parents/carers to chat to friends, staff and volunteers.
14 October 2015 – Books and Reading Today we will discuss ideas to encourage your child to enjoy books. We have lots of story books to read and share and a special story to end the session!
21 October 2015 – Child Safety Today we will talk to you about Child Safety! Time to talk to other families and discuss tips and ideas too. Plenty of activities for the children including child safety themed crafts and colouring!
28 October 2015 – Half Term
4 November 2015 – Colour theme Today our theme will be colours. Magic painting can be enjoyed along with our usual range of toys and activities.
11 November 2015 – Makaton Sign Language Have fun trying out Makaton signs and symbols today with Makaton themed crafts and singing. There will also be handouts with signs and symbols to take away to use at home!
18 November 2015 – Shapes and Theraplay Our theme today is Shapes! A chance to try some more Theraplay activities and learn some shape names. Lots of crafts, toys and singing too.
25 November 2015 – Scrap Booking An opportunity to make or add to your scrap book today! Help the children to recognize photos of themselves and their friends and have some fun sticking and gluing!
02 December 2015 – Winter theme Catch up with friends and enjoy winter themed crafts and activities today.
09 December 2015 – Christmas Crafts Christmas Crafts today! Lots of activities for everyone and a chance to make a Christmas collage to display at our Christmas party!
16 December 2015 – Christmas Party! Come along to our Christmas Party today! Jackie from Jo Jingles will be here again with lots of fun Christmas singing, dancing and party activities. Father Christmas will be here too so you can visit him and his helpers in the grotto!
The Family Group is here for your enjoyment. If there are any hobbies or interests you would like to share with the group, or activities that you would like provided, please speak with our Family Group Organiser, Sharon Tilson. Healthy snacks, milk and water will be provided for the children at snack time. Water will be available for everyone throughout the session. This programme could be subject to change at short notice.
Please note that Children remain their parents’ responsibility at all times when attending Family Group.