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Sensory Activities With Nursery One Babies

Posted By Karen and Annamaria,
07/11/2020 00:00 AM
This week the N1 educators provided  two activities to encourage the babies to improve their fine motor and creative skills.      Firstly, Karen setup a play dough activity using...

The Senior Preschool Children Plant Herbs For The Kitchen

Posted By Olga and Annamaria,
31/10/2020 00:00 AM
Last week the senior preschool children continued participating in a gardening experience. As it started to get warmer, we decided to plant some of the herbs which our centre cook Giorgio uses for...

Shadow drawing with the Possum children

Posted By Lledo, Albee and Annamaria,
24/10/2020 00:00 AM
Last week the Possum children engaged in a dinosaur shadow drawing experience. The educators used a lamp as the source of light and displayed a dinosaur in front of the lamp with a piece of paper...

The Possum Children's Artist's Impression of Rain

Posted By Albee, Lledo and Annamaria,
17/10/2020 00:00 AM
At the beginning of October we had 3 days straight of rain where the children were unable to enjoy playing outside for long periods of time. So the educators decided  to spontaneously explore...

The Possum Children Search for Signs of Spring

Posted By Lledo, Albee and Annamaria,
10/10/2020 00:00 AM
To celebrate the arrival of spring, the educators took the possum children to the oval near our centre so they could collect “the signs of spring”. The children enjoyed admiring the beauty all around...

The Kookaburra's Learn Some Action Words in Spanish

Posted By Olga and Annamaria,
26/09/2020 00:00 AM
It’s never too early to begin learning a language: it’s fun, it promotes healthy development, and the many cognitive and social benefits will last a lifetime.    Our senior preschool...

The Toddlers Went On A Bear Hunt

Posted By Leanne and Annamaria,
19/09/2020 00:00 AM
The story book ‘We’re going on a bear hunt’ by Michael Rosen, is an absolute favourite of the toddlers.  As it was requested again at group time, Leanne decided to read the book whilst we...

Doll Play With the Possum Children

Posted By Lledo, Albee and Annamaria,
12/09/2020 00:00 AM
The possum children love playing with dolls, they are very gentle and caring with them. It is lovely to see how they hold the babies or how they place them in the cot tenderly.    So last...

Pendulum Painting With the Toddler Children

Posted By Leanne and Annamaria,
05/09/2020 00:00 AM
During the planning cycle of July/August, the educators worked closely with some of the toddlers developing their interest in creating art. Their aim was to teach the children new ways of creating...

Senior Preschool Create an Ocean Density Jar

Posted By Swetha, Olga and Annamaria,
29/08/2020 00:00 AM
Last week it was National Science Week, and this year the school theme was ‘Deep Blue: innovation for the future of our oceans’. Throughout last week, our children engaged in different ocean themed le...