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 8.00am
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

Off on an Adventure

This half term the children will be looking at the topic, Off on an Adventure, concentrating this week on camping. Activities will include playing with the campsite in the small world area, playing with playdough on the malleable table, role-playing in the home corner, building with interlocking houses in the construction area, matching numbers to quantity on the maths table, playing board games on the table tops and listening to the book of the week Camping Out.  When listening to the story the pre-school children will discuss two words that appear in it, Campers and Falling.

In phonics this week the 2 year olds will be looking through the treasure bucket, the 3 year olds will be listening to the story The Colour Monster, then will discuss feeling happy, and the pre-school children will be clapping out objects.

The Book of the Week: Camping Out

Nature Explorers: Walking around the school maze and leaf rubbing

Homelink Activity: The homelink activities this half term will all be focused around maths.  This weeks activity is

to sing number rhymes e.g. Five Little Ducks, Ten in the Bed.