March 2019

How to prevent tantrums in toddlers

Posted By Annamaria French,
31/03/2019 21:00 PM
"One way to prevent tantrums before they occur is to give your toddler the illusion of control", say the editors of Child Magazine.    Here's a how to guide that may help during a tem...

How to make paper-materials and instructions

Posted By Ellie and Nicola,
22/03/2019 21:00 PM
During group time on Clean Up Australia Day, Nicola and Ellie decided to share their knowledge about waste disposal with the children so they could gain a better understanding of how to recycle.&...

How much time is too much screen time?

Posted By Annamaria French,
17/03/2019 21:00 PM
Gone are the days when we would hand our unhappy child the car keys to settle her/him while shopping.  Now days parents are giving them their smart phone instead. This prompts the question How mu...

Why should we teach children about recycling?

Posted By Leanne, Albee and Annamaria,
10/03/2019 21:00 PM
As Monday was Clean up Australia Day, Leanne and Albee decided it was a perfect opportunity to discuss recycling with the senior preschool children during group time.   Leanne asked the group &...

What causes clouds to rain?

Posted By Annamaria and Albee,
03/03/2019 20:00 PM
One of our preschool parents expressed an interest in the science experiments being conducted in the senior preschool room.  So I decided to share this experiment conducted by our early childhood...