06May/15

Active Outdoor Play

Physical exercise using our full body muscles, as well as balance, spatial awareness and concentration is part of our outdoor play experiences.
Supporting and encouraging each other between friends and peers to help them achieve new heights is also learnt and exercised.

01May/15

National Simultaneous Storytime – 27 May 2015 @ 10:30am

National Simultaneous Storytime is an annual campaign that aims to encourage more young Australians to read and enjoy books.
By facilitating National Simultaneous Storytime we aim to;

  • promote the value of reading and literacy
  • promote the value and fun of books
  • promote an Australian writer and publisher
  • promote storytime activities in public libraries and communities around the country
  • provide opportunities to involve parents, grandparents, the media and others to participate in and enjoy the occasion.

So come and join us as we read the story of The Brothers Quibble at our preschool. Everyone’s welcome.

24Apr/15

Music in our everyday lives

Children thrive on music. It’s one of the best vehicles for learning in early childhood development.

Psychologists, neuroscientists, and experts in early childhood development have demonstrated that music does more for children than bring them joy; it helps their brain cells make the connections needed for virtually every kind of intelligence. Continue reading

12Mar/15

World of Technology

Alison, Carla and Jane from Shiny Kids (local iPad application development company), visited Little Bloomers Preschool, bringing with them a number of iPads with a few new educational applications, developed especially for preschool children.

Every child had the opportunity to have a go at playing the games which allowed the children to experience various life experiences.

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