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Curiosity Approach – Letter C

Curious: (Noun): A strong desire to know or learn something. At Cheeky Monkeys our mission is to support and reinforce this innate curiosity to give children the confidence to develop their own theories about our incredible world! We aim to

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Special offer! Christmas shopping sessions!

Special offer! Christmas shopping sessions! Cheeky Monkeys are offering a perfect Christmas offer! Its perfect for going Christmas shopping without the children, or for the spring clean and food shop ready for the big day! Let your little ones have

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The Curiosity Approach

During the summer the staff have undertaken training in the Curiosity Approach and over the next twelve months we will take part in the curiosity approach accreditation. We would love to share with you this journey and have decided to

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6 week Summer School Holiday Club

The days are getting sunnier, the kids are more hyper and the parents are shattered… summer holidays must be just around the corner. As many of you will be thinking of ways to keep the children happy over the coming

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Montessori Practitioner required

Cheeky Monkeys Day Nursery is a growing, independent nursery and preschool catering for children from birth to five years. Our Full Day Care setting based in Earls Colne, Colchester, Essex, are open Monday to Friday and we are looking for

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May 2018 School Holiday Club

Well the next date for our school holiday club is nearly here already!! We are pleased to say that we are now taking bookings for our school holiday club via our three nurseries covering the Colchester Essex region. If you

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The internet – an inspiring and positive place

The internet is an amazing resource which enables children and young people to connect, communicate and be creative in a number of different ways, on a range of devices. However, the internet is always changing, and being able to keep

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Wow how the weeks fly by! Its time for another School Holiday Club already! Here at Cheeky Monkeys Day Nurseries Essex we cover children from all ages from 0 – 8 for School Holiday Club. Its great with different day

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2018 Nursery Menus

At Cheeky Monkeys we are proud of our fresh home cooked meals served by our chefs! All our meals are prepared from scratch in our 5* rated kitchen. Our meat is brought fresh from our local butcher who can track

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On Tuesday 6th March The Cheeky Monkeys Day Nursery Group will be holding our first JOB FAIR It will be held at our William Harris Way Colchester nursery (CO2 8JW) from 6pm – 8pm in order to held working practitioners.

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