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
Export Park Childcare Centre is an early learning centre in Adelaide that is not only doing great things within the centre, but also getting out and about into the community. Centre Manager Toni Shatwell shares a recent experience of an incursion which turned into an exciting excursion for the children. Read more
We all need a bit of Vitamin N (that’s N for Nature) in our lives and it’s especially true for children. There are a multitude of benefits to nature play which include physical and cognitive development to sensory stimulation, just to name a few. Read more