Community Eco Afternoon 22nd March 2013

A big thank you to everyone who braved the snow and came to our Community Eco Afternoon.

Attractions included:

Taffy Thomas- Story laureate 
A Tractor
Ian the Gardner and his planting pots
Birdfeeders with the teaching team
and the unforgettable Orienteering Easter Egg hunt which took part during a mini blizzard!Image




Red Nose Day 2013

We are holding our Red Nose Day celebrations on Wednesday 13th March.


Wear something red (or your own clothes)
and donate £1 to Comic Relief.
Please remember – no football kits!
Buy one (or maybe two?) of our Comic Relief cakes.
On sale at the end of the day on Wednesday!


Brushbots from Tate Liverpool

Today Tony from Tate Liverpool came to visit and brought his Brushbot making kit.

To make a Brushbot you need:

1 motor,
2 AA Batteries
1 Whobbler (a wooden disc)
A pen 
and some elastic bands.

Attach the motor to the batteries place them on the hard side of a brush, attach the whobbler to the motor and away you go!




The Brushbots were great fun! We will be exploring outdoor brushbots in the Summer term.

Our 4th Eco Schools Green Flag

Everton Nursery School and Family Centre's 4th Eco School's Green Flag flying from a flagpole.

Our 4th Green Flag blowing in the wind

On Wednesday 27th February 2013, Everton Nursery School and Family Centre was assessed as part of our application to attain Eco Schools Ambassador Status. During the same visit, we were also inspected for our 4th Eco Schools Green Flag.

We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded our 4th Green Flag and we await the decision regarding Ambassador Status in May.

The award is due to the hard work of Lesley Donohue and the rest of our Eco Committee.

For more information about the Environmental Curriculum for the EYFS at Everton Nursery School and Family Centre practitioners can purchase an eco file from our website, or E-mail the Centre

World Book Day, Thursday 7th March 2013

Thursday 7th March 2013 is World Book Day.

All Parents/Carers are invited to come in at 9am and share stories with their children.

There will be lots of activities and book readings throughout the building.

What is your favourite story? There are lots to choose from on

Do you like Alfie by Shirley Hughes or is Horrid Henry your idea of bliss?

So bring your favourite book and come along on Thursday 7th March.