Developing skills in numeracy is more than simply rote learning numbers. It’s about exploring mathematical concepts in ways that inspire and excite children. At Guardian Early Learning Centre – Caringbah, the children have been undertaking a measurement experience where they’ve been investigating height and scale. Read more
Blog Posts Tagged "Learning"
At every Guardian event we choose to acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which we stand. It’s a way of teaching our children to value Australia’s long and rich Aboriginal heritage so that they might carry those same sentiments of respect through to adulthood.
This is usually done in one of two ways:
- Acknowledgement of Country
- Welcome to Country
In the first few years of life, children are learning so, so much. Providing an environment that nurtures their brains, bodies and social development can’t be underestimated.
When it comes to choosing an early learning centre, it can all feel like guesswork; not knowing what to ask, to look for, to expect and how to compare centres. Having been your child’s first teacher, you know how much they learn from who they’re around, and that’s why quality child care is critical. Read more
Growing a happy and confident child with strong social skills and emotional wellbeing is a topic at the heart of so many of our conversations as parents. A continuing message is that fostering confidence and resilience in our children sets a foundation for successful pathways as they travel through their lives.
We all want the best possible outcomes for our children but how do we go about raising children to be confident and emotionally resilient? The messages at time seem mixed: let your child experience failure so that they learn to cope; support your child and they will tackle more challenge next time. It’s confusing, to say the least. How do we build up our children, give them emotional tools, but refrain from mollycoddling our tiny loved ones. Read more
The children at Guardian Early Learning Centre – Bruce in the ACT have been busy with a range of sensory activities over the past few months. This has included a rather elaborate ninja obstacle course and some delicious exploration of fruit and vegetables and more! Read more