Events and Fundraising

This Term’s Events:

2nd September 2020 Pre-school Re-opens 9am
30th September 2020 Committee Meeting 7.30pm
26th October 2020 Half Term Break
3rd November 2020 Pre-school Re-opens 9am
21st December 2020 Pre-school Closes For Christmas Break
4th January 2021 Pre-school Re-opens 9am


This is a very important aspect of the pre-school, as this is how we fund new equipment or special projects. We hold various fundraising events throughout the year and we are always looking for new ideas.


A raffle is always held at the end of the nativity, with donations from local businesses.

Shop 2 Drop Fashion Sale

A chance to purchase clothes from the high street at a fraction of the price,  a really fun night.


This is a website that has a deal with the majority of retailers. When you go via the website to these retailers a percentage of your purchases is given to the pre-school.

It’s very easy to register, and  costs nothing at all. You can even get special discounts and deals for using the website.

Click to visit  easyfundraising’s web site


Amazon donates 0.5% of the net purchase price (excluding VAT, returns and shipping fees) of eligible purchases to Whitechapel Pre-school Playgroup.

AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.

Please visit and search Whitechapel Pre-school Playgroup to register.

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Keep an Eye on the Sky

This half term the children will be looking at the topic ‘Keep an Eye on the Sky’ and will take part in lots of season and weather related activities.  This weeks activities will include writing a letter to Father Christmas and drawing around Christmas stencils in the mark making area, playing with snow in the malleable area, role-playing in the Christmas house, playing with the arctic in the small world area, building with wooden blocks in the construction area, making Christmas cards and crafts in the creative area, on the maths table the children will be feeding Father Christmas mince pies (a counting game)  and in the painting area the children will printing using bubble wrap.

Phonics Activity: The Nativity

The Book of the Week:  Little Cloud

Nature Explorers: In the session this week the children will make a Christmas feast for the birds

Homelink Activity: Look at the clouds, what shapes do you see?