Dad dot info
DAD.info form. Ask questions, get answers

Will and Kate to host play dates

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are reportedly planning on hosting regular play dates for their son’s friends.

Royal couple to host play dates for Prince George | Image: Reuters photographer

Kate and Will are said to want to be as involved as they can be with Prince George’s schooling and are keen to invite his friends from nursery back home to play.

The royal couple want to give the two-year-old a “normal” childhood like every other kid.

A source said: “Kate and William are very sociable and want to get involved in all aspects of his nursery life, which includes meeting his new friends.

“They won’t ever want him to feel isolated or different from the other children, so that means plenty of play dates with his classmates.”

According to reports, security checks will take place during the play dates and guests will have designated “communal areas” to roam in Anmer Hall at the Sandringham Estate.

The personal ‘family areas’ will be out of bounds.

Prince George, who turns three in July, started the Montessori School near King’s Lynn in Norfolk, earlier this month.

The nursery is very different from others in the way it teaches the children to be independent.

Invented by the Italian Maria Montessori, it places an emphasis on independence, freedom and social development.

Children are taught in mixed age groups, given choices of activities and allowed to move around within the classroom.

It costs £33-a-day and 85 per cent of children receive funding to go there, meaning they get 15 free hours of education per week.

William and Kate are said to be hands-on parents, relying very little on nannies.

Earlier this year, the Duke of Cambridge said that he is more emotional since becoming a dad.

Speaking during a documentary, he said that he cries more often and finds himself worrying about “not being around to see your children grow up”.

 

 

Related entries

Dad.info LIVE: The First Year is Survival

Dad.info LIVE: The First Year is Survival

On Thursday 29th October at 12 Noon  Dad.info will be live on Facebook chatting all things TWINS!   CLICK HERE TO JOIN US LIVE AT 12 NOON Leonie and Josh Huie, Mum and Dad to fraternal twin girls (their twin heartbeats) chat with Ian Soars, CEO of Dad.info...

Warning: UK Parents toying with their children’s safety

Warning: UK Parents toying with their children’s safety

Parents have been warned that children in the UK are at risk of death or serious injury from the sale of unsafe toys through various online marketplaces. Health and safety experts from CE Safety say parents should ensure they are not buying cheap, unsafe or fake toys...

Rule of Six

Rule of Six

New Coronavirus rules mean when seeing friends or family you don’t live with you should meet up in groups of six or less. For now, that means it is illegal for my whole family to meet another family inside or outside. In some ways we are lucky, we are only a family of...

Latest entries

Your Guide to the European Championships

Your Guide to the European Championships

Like it or loathe it, the next few weeks are going to be all about football. If you want the basics to keep up with your footy crazy kids we’ve compiled this handy guide to give you an overview of the upcoming European Championships. UEFA.com What are the European...

ASK DEBBIE- I AM A DAD WITH 50/50 SHARED CARE

ASK DEBBIE- I AM A DAD WITH 50/50 SHARED CARE

Dads, do you struggle sometimes? Who do you reach out to for help? Debbie Pattison, a qualified counsellor at Fegans can answer your questions. Send them in to Ask Debbie at info@dad.info and if she can she will answer. Today’s question is from a dad who shares care...

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex welcome a new baby girl

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex welcome a new baby girl

Welcome to the world Baby Lilibet. The Dad.info team loves a baby and the new daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex is just the good news we need. https://twitter.com/RoyalFamily/status/1401614927236841474 Named for her grandmother and great-grandmother, Lilibet...

Pin It on Pinterest