Kids Club Torquay has the great fortune of being so closely located in a beautiful beachside town. Since the end of 2016, the educator team had been discussing and brainstorming the best ways in which to offer learning programs to the children as a meaningful and relevant way to form connections with the town, environment, community and each other. And this is how ‘beach kinder’ came about. Read more
Blog Posts Tagged "Excursions"
Over recent months, the children at Export Park Childcare Centre in Adelaide have been heading out on regular excursions into the local community. From the theatre to the local parklands, everyone has loved getting out and about. Jumping on a bus one Friday, we made our way to Warriparinga Wetlands – a very special meeting place for the Kaurna People. Read more
Getting out and about into the community is not only an exciting change of scene from the early learning centre, but it also provides a whole host of benefits for children.
The children at Guardian Early Learning Centre Moorabbin and Bentleigh East can be seen out exploring the local area on their regular excursions. Rebecca Clifton, Centre Manager at Guardian Moorabbin says, “Our most recent excursion was to the athletics track out the back of our beautiful centre. We went out each day for a week and ran sporting, dancing and aerobic activities with the children. We love the glorious wide open space!” Read more
If you’ve been on the streets of Brisbane lately, you may have seen some rather unusual looking prams out and about. The children from Guardian Early Learning Newstead, Queen Street and Charlotte Street have recently acquired these unique “megaprams” and have been taking them for a spin around the local community. Read more
Lane Cove Early Learning Centre is a lovely childcare centre in Sydney. With bright and comfortable indoor spaces and large yards, it’s the perfect place for children to learn, develop and grow. Situated in a converted home, there’s a beautiful wooden deck which doubles as a performance stage, a sandpit and plenty of nature-inspired materials for children to explore. Read more