Caterpillars have use of the main outdoor play area they also have use of the Sensory Room and have a seperate sleep room for those who still like a nap. This is a different sleep room to that used by Babies and Tweenies.
Age appropriate toys, games and books are available for the Caterpillars. The Caterpillars use mini tables and chairs at mealtimes they also have a book corner and a role-play area in their room. They benefit from using the Messy Room, this room is used for messy and creative play such as sand and water play and sticking, cutting etc...The Caterpillars love this room. Walks are taken, weather permitting, using double pushchairs or reins.
The ratio* in Caterpillars is 1 staff member to every 4 children. Caterpillars also take part in events such as the Christmas nativity and carol concert.
*Ratios shown are the minimum amount of staff required per child. Where possible we aim to have a better staff to child ratio