Jacaranda Early Learning Centre – Sunnybank likes to nurture an inclusive, open environment where children are encouraged to be aware of and contribute to their greater community. After reflecting on ways they could instil a sense of community in the children in a way that extended on their interests, an excursion was arranged to visit local aged care residence, Cazna Gardens, with the 4-5-year-olds. Read more
Blog Posts Tagged "Community"
Love Kids Chadstone engages in meaningful play-based experiences to develop a love of learning that lasts a lifetime. Inspired by the Reggio Emilia approach and Boulder Journey Schools, the Curriculum supports investigation, curiosity and letting each child follow their unique interests. Read more
Uniquely located near Adelaide airport, children at Export Park Childcare Centre are in the exciting position to experience various aspects of the airport within walking distance.
Every Tuesday children from the “Waddlers” room get the opportunity to participate in an excursion to the airport. To give all children in the room the chance to visit the airport, Centre Manager Toni Shatwell says, “Each week eight different children go on the excursion so that at least once a month every child has had a turn. The educators also take alternate turns so that they too can have an outing.” Read more
Guardian Early Learning Centre – Wanniassa has been a fixture in the local community since opening their doors in August 2015. Through respecting each child for their individual abilities, strengths and interests, educators create play-based learning experiences for all children that not only challenge and stimulate their minds, but also opens the door to a lifelong love of learning. Read more
Guardian Early Learning has marked Clean Up Australia Day by bringing the message of sustainability to our centres. We believe that even though it’s a huge subject, change begins with children and how they grow to view the environment. A number of centres took part in Clean Up Australia Day, with some centres turning it in to a week-long event. Read more