Echidna Newsletter February

The year is in full swing and all the children are settled into their routines and the environment. We have had many fun experiences each and every day with all the children in our care and have loved spending every minute getting to know the children and our families.   Some of the fun activities the children have been engaging in are ice play, social play, music & dancing, reading and story time as well as loads of...

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Lorikeet February Newsletter

This month has been a busy month for the Lorikeets, now we are all settled back into our routines we have been creating some really great new friendships. February has been full of lots of sensory activities, with the weather been so hot lately we have introduced ice to our water play, the children have really loved exploring the ice cubes and we have even extended it by freezing objects or glitter in the ice cubes. Another sensory...

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Wallaby News February

This month we focused on the rain cycle. Through group discussion we discussed where rain comes from, why it rains more in the winter months, different types of clouds and appropriate water proof clothing. We were introduced to new words and discovered their meaning. Words such as condensation, evaporation and precipitation. We participated in experiments that provided us with a visual demonstration of these new concepts. These...

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Wallaby Room May News
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Wallaby Room May News

What we have been up to in the Wallaby room…. The month of May saw the Wallabies celebrating our amazing Mums with Mother’s Day. We created vases for presents as well as expressing why we love her through words and drawings. We also enjoyed a special Mother’s Day breakfast with our Mums. It was lovely to experiences our Early Learning Centre with you and this is important for the Wallabies in building a sense of community...

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Lorikeet Room May News
Jun01

Lorikeet Room May News

What we have been doing in the Lorikeet Room….. We have been incorporating split group times (as well as having our large group times) to focus on our different ages in the room and their different interests. Blue Lorikeets (2-3yrs) have been looking at Letter Land. We have had the CD playing while looking at the different letters in the book along with a picture that goes along with the songs. From this we are able to start to make...

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