Events and Fundraising

This Term’s Events:

22nd February 2021 Pre-school re-opens 9am
29th March 2021 Pre-school closes for Easter break
12th April 2021 Pre-school re-opens 9am
3rd May 2021 May Day closure
28th May 2021 Pre-school closes for half term break
8th June 2021 Pre-school re-opens 8.30am
16th July 2021 Pre-school closes for summer holiday


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.

Latest News

Terrific Transport

This half term the children will be looking at the topic Terrific Transport.  Activities this week will be focused around trains.  The children will play with the train track in the small world area, role play in the home corner, make trains on the craft table, size order train carriages on the maths table, make train pictures on the painting table, play with playdough on the malleable table and listen to the book of the week ‘The Train Ride’

Phonics Activity: 2 year olds – describing everyday objects,  3 year olds – the Hungry Caterpillar,, pre-school children – clapping out names

The Book of the Week: The Train Ride

Nature Explorers: Wood rubbing

Homelink Activity: The homelink activities this half term will all be focused around how we manage our feelings and look after each other.  This week’s activity is to share the Colour Monster story on youtube, can you create your own monster? what colour is it? what is it feeling?