Childcare

St. Matthew’s childcare.

This term in St. Matt.’s Afterschool Club the children have enjoyed doing lots of Christmas activities: they have made advent calendars, Christmas cards, Christmas hats, puffy paint snowman, hand print reindeer’s and make melting snowmen biscuits. They designed a nativity scene role play area where they re-enacted parts of the nativity story (alongside a little…
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Top secret at St. Matthew’s AFC.

The children that attend St. Matthew’s AFC have prepared accessories for a competitive Christmas role play area. Kickstart’s Director of Childcare – Rebecca, set a challenge between three of their provisions to make the most Christmassy role play area. St Matthews After School Club is in competition with two other After School Clubs that Kickstart…
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Marton & District prepare for Christmas.

Kickstart childcare at Marton & District have discussed Thanksgiving and have made a thankful turkey for a new display in the hub. The children wrote on paper feathers what they are thankful for and displayed them in the turkeys tail. This initiated thoughts about Christmas and activities the children would like to take part in,…
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St. Matthew’s support staff training day.

St. Matthew’s primary school, Urmston had a staff training day on the 18th November, Kickstart supported the day by providing childcare. To celebrate the start of Children in Need, the children at After school club made chocolate apples. They used lots of hand/ eye coordination to cover their apples in melted chocolate. However, Kickstart staff…
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