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In our beautifully prepared Ladybird room, our youngest babies will follow their home routine as much as possible, lots of cuddles and kindness, provide reassurance and responsive care that is particular to your child, in an environment that encourages exploration and discover.

Singing, stories and musical expression will encourage your child's language development, while heuristic and active play allows them time to investigate texture and explore their physical capabilities. Hands and feet make perfect paint brushes and gloop and bubbles will help us wash it all off after the masterpieces are comlete.

Stretching and baby massage will help muscle development for getting on their feet and moving over uneven surfaces encourages an awareness of balance in preparation for moving through to the caterpillar room.