May 2020

Colourful Vinegar and Baking Soda Experiment with Toddlers

Posted By Annamaria French,
30/05/2020 00:00 AM
In the toddler room last week, we chose to set up a science experiment to offer the children the opportunity to investigate and learn about colours. Leanne set up a mixing tray, and added a little...

Bird Watching at Macquarie Childcare Centre With the Possum Children

Posted By Annamaria French,
23/05/2020 00:00 AM
Bird watching has become one of the JPS children's favourite things to do in our preschool yard. A visiting family of magpies with their babies, sparked the children’s interest in April. The...

Sensory Bags for Babies

Posted By Annamaria French,
16/05/2020 00:00 AM
Babies and young children learn about the world through their senses. Our senses allow us to smell, see, touch, hear, taste and move.   So creating different sensory bags for your baby to...

Mother's Day Activities at Macquarie Childcare Centre

Posted By Annamaria French,
10/05/2020 00:00 AM
This year Mother's Day is going to be a little different due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Families won't be able to congregate all together to celebrate this special day with their mothers and...

How To Make Dinosaur Eggs

Posted By Annamaria French,
03/05/2020 00:00 AM
This is such a fun activity to do with your children.  They will enjoy watching how water can freeze and become solid, and then melt back into a liquid by simply pouring warm water over the top...