Leigh's Nurseries Newcastle

Practicing our Phonics!


The Sunflowers have loved exploring our new wooden laptop set. They had so much fun writing their names and different CVC words, identifying the letters from the keyboard and practising their phonics skills by sounding out each letter as they identified it.

The laptop and toys similar to this allows the children to use their imaginations and helps them to develop stronger social skills by working together. It also gives children ideas of new hobbies they might enjoy and allows them to practise acting out real life situations that they may see at home.

This is a great visual tool as well, as it allows the children to see the letters in front of them, matching the sounds they say verbally to a letter.

Lots of love,

Everyone at Leighs xxx

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Contact Information

Please feel free to contact us to arrange a visit. We'd love to show you what we do!

Newcastle Nursery

Chesters Ave, Longbenton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE12 8QP

0191 259 9299


7.30am to 6.00pm, Monday to Friday

Gateshead Nursery

The Den, Westfield Terrace, Gateshead NE8 4LD

0191 477 1097


7.30am to 6.00pm, Monday to Friday

Heddon Nursery

1 Taberna Cl, Heddon-on-the-Wall, Newcastle upon Tyne NE15 0BW

01661 854001


7.30am to 6.00pm, Monday to Friday