Case Studies

Bobbi’s case study

Bobbi’s case study

Bobbi is a wonderful advocate for promoting the wonders of the great outdoors with young children. Having discovered a love for working with children as an actor in children’s theatre, Bobbi decided to study for an MA in Early Years Education ‘I was really interested...

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Little Foxes Pre-School

Little Foxes Pre-School

Little Foxes is a pre-school provider based in the historic woodland at Stoke Park estate and provides nursery education and childcare for 34 three and four year olds. The pre-school was set up and is managed by Lizzie Staite, Julie Wheeler and Janie Ankers. Little...

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Sticky Fish Pre-School, Fishponds

Sticky Fish Pre-School, Fishponds

Sticky Fish is a Christian pre-school established in September 1994. Their trustees and managers are part of the fellowship at Fishponds Baptist Church or members of other local churches. They are an inclusive setting and welcome staff of other faiths or with no...

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Happy Dayz Pre-School

Happy Dayz Pre-School

Visitors to the Happy Dayz pre-school may wonder where the children are when they enter the building. The sounds of children playing and learning can be heard but there may be no sign of them in the two rooms. However if you step outside there is a wealth of learning...

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Amberley Hall

Amberley Hall

Amberley Hall is situated close to Durdham Downs and can be reached by walking through some atmospheric cobbled streets. The nursery has recently been successful in obtaining capital grant funding to develop their small courtyard garden. Access to the garden was...

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Bristol Childminder’s Forest School

Bristol Childminder's Forest School Bristol childminder, Millie Colwey has shared her experiences of forest school leader training, which she completed with the support of Redcliffe Nursery and Children's Centre and the Forest School Learning Initiative.  Download the...

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Early Learning Contacts

Nicola Theobald, Early Years Improvement Officer
Kate Hubble, Senior Foundation Years Consultant
Nicky Bale, Foundation Years Bristol Standard Consultant
Beth Osborne, Foundation Years Consultant Birth to Three
Kate Irvine, Interim Foundation Years Consultant
Ali Carrington, Interim Foundation Years Consultant