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Mini Master Chefs

Last week, the children helped Aaron our in-house Chef make pizzas for lunch as a part of our weekly “Mini Master Chefs” program. Each child had a turn at smoothing on the tomato base and adding ingredients. Teaching children about cooking in their early years not only assists them in developing life skills, but also introduces foundation maths concepts by using cups and spoons to measure out ingredients!

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Little Garden Gurus

Every day the Lion children help teacher Khushbu take care of the garden. The children take their watering cans out into the yard and water the plants as well as pull up any pesky weeds growing there. We are currently growing carrots, parsley, tomatoes and watermelon. The plants are looking very healthy because the children take good care of them! Teaching children about caring for living things and the environment ensures they become kind and responsible members of society!

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How To Encourage Your Children To Transition Into Child Care With Ease

Several young children struggle with the transition to child care, especially if they have never been away from their parents for even a short period of time. This is also one of the reasons why children become anxious, which leads to aggression and tears. A child’s tantrum can cause a lot of stress in grown-ups as well. To avoid all of this, take a look at the following tips for making the transition to a daycare easier for kids. Switching

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Exciting Programs for Toddlers to Enjoy at Day Care

There are many parents who decide to send their pre-school child to childcare in preparation for starting in fulltime education. Opting for childcare means your child will be able to benefit in many ways. Of course, one of the things that childcare does is to get your child used to being away from parents and familiar surroundings for set periods at a time. However, your child will benefit in many other ways. In addition to getting used to socialising with

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Encouraging Your Preschooler’s Numeracy Development

It is never too early to start introducing your child to pre numeracy concepts. Children that are exposed to pre numeracy during preschool are likely to have an easier time with numeracy and other subjects throughout their school career. Encourage your child’s numeracy development with fun and engaging activities! Read on to learn more about how you can incorporate numeracy in your preschooler’s daily life, and help give them a head start in school. Concepts of Numeracy Numeracy concepts such

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Children in the Garden: 5 Tips and Benefits

It’s no secret that kids love digging in the dirt. Why not structure that fun by teaching kids about where their food comes from? Gardening helps children to connect with plants and nature, developing lifelong habits of environmental stewardship.  With the increasing use of electronics and screens, it’s more important than ever to teach kids how to have fun outdoors. Gardening can help foster patience and persistence in young children. Check out some easy tips to get your children excited

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