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Toddlers Practice Their Bike Riding Skills

Posted By Leanne and Annamaria,
22/08/2020 00:00 AM
The toddlers love to ride the bikes around the yard, so on Monday the educators took the children to a new environment to ride them.    They used the top part of the centre carpark (a safe...

The Senior Preschool Children Make a Bird Nest

Posted By Annamaria and Swetha,
15/08/2020 00:00 AM
Last week, a small group of children participated in making a bird’s nest, using natural materials collected from the previous week’s walk to the nearby oval.    The educator set up a table...

The N3 Children Learn About Hand Hygiene

Posted By Moni and Annamaria,
08/08/2020 00:00 AM
Over the past few weeks the N3 children have been learning about personal hygiene. So to promote the continuity of their  hygiene and knowledge, Moni organised another learning experience for...

The Benefits of Nature

Posted By Olga and Annamaria,
01/08/2020 00:00 AM
On Friday 24th July, the educators took the senior preschool children to the Macquarie oval with some balls. At the oval the children wanted to search for some pine cones from the forest area...

Pyjama Day with the Possums

Posted By Lledo and Annamaria,
25/07/2020 00:00 AM
Last Friday it was Pyjama Day so the children were encouraged to wear their pyjamas. When they arrived at the centre, they were so excited to show their pyjamas to their friends and educators. They ta...

Magnet Painting with the Possum Children

Posted By Albee and Annamaria,
18/07/2020 00:00 AM
The possum children did some magnetic painting this week. Firstly they chose a paint colour and then Albee helped them to splash the paint on some paper in a rectangular container. She then placed a...

The Kookaburra's Make Letters Using Play Dough

Posted By Annamaria French,
11/07/2020 00:00 AM
One of the senior preschool’s favourite sensory activities is making play dough. Rolling and cutting up play dough helps with hand coordination and fine motor skills. In the process of playing, the...

The Kangaroo Children Learn a New Game Called Tin Knockdown

Posted By Annamaria and Leanne ,
04/07/2020 00:00 AM
During outdoor play, the toddlers engaged in a game called ‘tin knockdown’. The educators collected 4 large cans and then painted them pink, yellow and green.  They set them up on a...

The Possum Children Learn about Musical Instruments

Posted By Annamaria French & Albee Ming,
27/06/2020 00:00 AM
Polar Bear, polar bear what do you hear?   During this month, Albee has been teaching the possum children all about musical instruments. In one of the experiences, she decided to read them a...

How to Make a Home Made Puzzle for Your Child

Posted By Annamaria French,
20/06/2020 00:00 AM
Puzzles are great educational toys for children, as they provide a way for children to problem solve, use their fine motor skills and hand-eye co-ordination. In other words, puzzles provide valuable...