Vanilla Play Dough and Pine Cones

We’ve had a fantastic day exploring play dough today. By using vanilla scented play dough we created an all round sensory experience. Using natural materials found outside made this activity even more curious and exciting! Making patterns with pine cones was a big hit with the children! It was great fun squishing and poking the … Continued

Time for Tea at The Wigwam!

Our Turtle room had some additional authentic resources given to them this week…. The team added real fruit for the children to explore with, this resulted in the staff extending the activity to include making fruit tea for the children to taste. They enjoyed lemon and ginger and strawberry and raspberry flavours. The team then … Continued

Wigwam Garden

The Wigwam Garden The Wigwam Garden has had lots of attention and TLC this week! With thanks to our incredible nursery team, we now have a new mud kitchen. The rest of the garden has also been transformed to create an improved natural, varied and exciting play space. The delight from the children when it was … Continued

Summer Activities

Looking for ideas to keep your younger ones entertained this summer? Here’s a few suggestions from Wigwam Day Nursery in Reading. Ice Paints Even younger ones can have fun using these paints and will be curious about the colours and feel. The slightly older ones will not only enjoy using them but also making them. … Continued

Garden Ideas

Spending the day in the garden? Here’s a couple of ideas to keep you busy! Clean the Car! Now obviously not your actual car as I don’t think the end result would be desirable!! If your little one has a play car, this activity will keep them busy for ages. This can be done on … Continued