This Week

  • 08
    Dec 2017
    Christmas – 4th December 2017

    We’ve had another great week preparing for Christmas. The children have been busy making and decorating the hall with paper chains and 3d stars and snowflakes. We are looking very festive now. In the role play room the children played with the puppet theatre and a ticket office. The messy tray had lots of activities […]

  • 01
    Dec 2017
    Christmas – 27th November 2017

    It’s our first week talking about Christmas and we chatted about the Nativity and started to practice our songs ready for our play. We had fun learning the actions and played musical instruments to accompany the songs. The children are amazing at playing their instruments soft, loud, fast and slow and can even stop all […]

  • 24
    Nov 2017
    Shopping – 20th November 2017

    Our theme this week has been ‘shopping’ and our role play area was set up as a shop with a till, trolley and lots of boxes. The children made shopping lists and had a great time being shop keepers. In the messy tray we had various sensory materials including moon-sand made from custard powder, coloured […]

  • 17
    Nov 2017
    The Weather – 13th November 2017

    This week the children have enjoyed learning all about the weather. They have learnt the Makaton signs for sunshine, rain and rainbow and the children are great at them. We had a trip to the forest where the children learnt about hibernating animals and worked in groups making homes for woodland animals. They used twigs, moss […]


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Chilbolton Pre-school is situated in the wonderful open setting of The Pavilion at Wherwell Playing Fields.

We cater for children from Chilbolton & Wherwell and the surrounding villages including Goodworth Clatford, Fullerton and Newton Stacey. Some of our pupils come in from Andover, Winchester and their surrounding villages.


  • Beautiful rural setting
  • “Forest School”
  • Community-basedOfsted Report 2017
  • Free-flow play between indoor and outdoor spaces
  • Access to public play-area
  • Highly-qualified staff
  • Adjacent to Wherwell Primary School
  • Active management committee
  • ‘Good’ OFSTED rating

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