Maple Drive, Worksop, Nottinghamshire S81 0LR

01909 486374


Prospect Hill Infant And Nursery School

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Every Friday 9am to 10.15am  Term-Time Only

A planned session for children under 5 who can enjoy a range of learning through play and

fun activities in a safe and stimulating environment.

This is a great opportunity for your child to familiarise themselves with our  staff

 in preparation for starting nursery.

The group is led by Mrs. Reynolds, one of our experienced Teaching Assistants.

If you would like any further information, please call 01909 486374 

  Our provision includes:

Heuristic Play

Play Themed Weeks

Areas for development for 0-5 years

Songs and  Rhyme session

See below some of our sessions that have taken place 

A big welcome to everyone who joined us at Stay and Play. We all had a fabulous time with an Autumn themed morning,  playing in the edible farm tuft spot, printing autumn leaves  exploring the natural objects plus lots more.  
We can’t wait to see you all next week . Stay Safe x Mrs Reynolds & Mrs Foye xx 

We had a fabulous Mother’s Day Stay and Play. All the cards looked beautiful and were made with such love. Welcome to our new visitors today and we hope you both enjoyed your stay. NEXT WEEK CANCELLED SORRY ! So see you on the 24th all being well. Keep checking the schools calendar for updated information. Stay safe - missing you already !

Today at stay and play was an artic theme. We got to experience real ice and make polar bear pictures with our hands. In the sensory tuft spot we had real ice cubes and sugar lumps to taste which the children loved. Welcome to our new visitors today we hope you had a fabulous time. I had a wonderful time again this morning, especially when I got to paint our babies feet and have big cuddles. 

Happy Pancake Day everyone. We all had fun mixing flour with real lemon and lime  juice. Some children even chose to have a little taste to tickle their tastebuds  :) Welcome to our new starters.We hope you had a lovely session. See you all next week. Be good and stay safe :) 

Can you guess today’s theme? . Today we welcomed two  new children and their grown ups who all seemed to thoroughly enjoy themselves. We  hope you have a wonderful half term and hopefully see you on the 25th February.  Take care and have lots of fun.

Ahoy there me shipmates!  Captain Reynolds ‘ere! Thank you for all visiting our Stay and Play session .  You were all very busy playing and exploring the activities today and we had some great singing. Just to remind you there will be NO stay and play session next week but will be on again 11th Feb. 

Ni hao ! Happy Chinese New Year. This year is the year of the rat! The children all enjoyed playing with the Chinese noodles ; actually Asda spaghetti but they’ll never know ! :) We had some wonderful Chinese writing, great manipulation with  chopsticks , dressing up plus lots more fun. Thank you everyone who came to join us :)  Stay safe and we’ll see you next week :)

Yet another fantastic Stay and Play session. We all had a lovely time making our frames to go alongside our amazing photos ; patiently taken by myself ;) You all look gorgeous ! 

See you all next week and stay safe :) 

Happy New Year to all our Stay and Play group. We had a lovely session seeing all the children all ready to play and explore in the year of 2020. We also welcomed 3 new children today who seemed to have a great time and we hope to see you all again. Just a quick reminder to check on the school website calendar for when our sessions are open or if there were to be any last minute cancellations. Thank you 

Jack Frost came to visit us this morning but the cold didn’t bother some children and babies to still come along and join us at Stay and Play; thanks to the parents/carers for making it possible ! We explored the outside frost indoors and had lots of fun doing so! A big welcome to our new visitors and we hope you enjoyed it too :) 

We all played well together this morning during stay and play. We shared the toys, played with our friends and had lots of fun. Great enjoyment was taken by all whilst we printed collaborative handprints on the big piece of paper to support Anti Bullying week. To finish off our session the children sang so well together to all their favourite songs. See you all next week . 

We all had a spooky morning dressing up, exploring with a pumpkin and jelly, making sparkly witches hats, dressing up plus lots more.The children; and adults, especially enjoyed our spooky snack of witches fingers, finger nails along with juicy flies! Great singing today children too. Our favourites today were Farmer Ben, Hickerty Pickerty my Red Hen and the train station song. See you all after the October half term x Have fun and stay safe :) 

Well the rain didn’t stop our Stay and Play children and grown ups. We all had fun playing with the instruments, making leaf paintings and experiencing warm glittery play dough. 

Yet another great Stay and Play session. Thank you to everyone who came along to join me. We all had so much fun!

Thank you to everyone who joined our Stay and Play sessions this year. We’ve all experienced lots of different activities including different texture/senses, created amazing pictures, played with our friends, learnt nursery rhymes/songs with Mrs Reynolds and most importantly  had lots of fun. Have a safe summer and we’ll hope to see you in September from Mrs Reynolds & Mrs Simpson 

What a wonderful Stay and Play session ! We’ve had children balancing on planks, painting with spaghetti bundles, exploring in the edible construction site, flower arranging, baby footprints , sleeping amongst the calming smell of lavender, eating toast and last of all singing our favourite songs ! Thank you everyone for joining us especially to our newest member who didn’t want to go home as he enjoyed himself so much ( can you see which child didn’t want to go home amongst the pictures?) :) 

Even though it was pouring it down with rain, the adults, children and babies still took the time to get ready to join our Stay and Play morning; and what a fabulous time we had ! Thank you everyone for joining us especially to our newest and youngest addition to the group 

 We all had fun playing with the Zoo themed activities including a special request of ‘baby shark’ during our singing session.

                                                                            A few themed sessions taken place in Stay and Play

Happy Easter everyone ! We all had lots of fun with the Easter themed activities. After tidy up time we sang Peter Rabbit, sleeping bunnies and listened to the Little Nut Brown Hare story during our singing carpet sessio.