Shireoaks Village Hall Reopening

There is an Open Day on Saturday 6th April from 10am to 4pm to allow people across the community to come and have a look around the refurbished Village Hall.

There will also be a service of thanksgiving starting at 4pm on Sunday 7th April at St. Luke’s Church followed by the opening ceremony in the Village Hall.

Apologies

Apologies – it looks like our site was compromised and a “hacker” was able to post an unsavoury article that some of you may have seen. It has been removed, backups have been restored and Malware checks completed to make sure it does not happen again.

Again many apologies

Web Team – Little Acorns

Time to put down your smartphones

dad_put_down_phoneToday there is too much tech and not enough talking to our little ones,  parents today find themselves more pressed for time than any other generation —and are constantly connected. Parents often find it difficult to separate from their hand-held devices. Checking your phone has become both habit and necessity to manage work and family life. But, all this multitasking could also hurt your young child’s ability to learn.

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Learning Journeys: Your Childs Development

Dear Parents,

We are very pleased to announce our new online learning journeys! After so much positive feedback from other childcare settings, we have decided to create individual ‘learning journeys’ for your child through a piece of educational software called ‘Tapestry’. By logging on with a secure username and password you will be able to view all of your children’s observations, photographs and even video from their time at Little Acorns.

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