Meeting the teacher. First School Day

How to Have a Good Relationship with Your Child’s Educator

As parents sending their children to school for the first time, there may be a lot of things you are worried about.   This is understandable, you would not want to entrust your child, your most precious bundle of joy, … Read More

paper roll sculptures

Paper Roll Sculpture

Looking for a quick art activity that is process oriented and fun yet challenging for little ones?   All you need are:   pieces of brightly coloured paper glue cardboard paper   to make the sculpture:   Cut brightly coloured … Read More

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Do Children Benefit From Digital Books?

Stephen King once said, “Books are uniquely portable magic.”   Flipping through pages of well-written books will transport you to different places around the world and even in other worlds. You will meet different characters from princesses to pirates, to … Read More

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Children’s Health in Autumn and Winter Seasons

Autumn sure is cooler and it is a welcome break from the hot summer days.   Unfortunately the change in weather temperatures may mean bad things for some people especially children, elders and those with low immune system. Autumn and … Read More

Five Different Ways to Have an Easter Egg Hunt

Five Different Ways to Have an Easter Egg Hunt

Like Christmas, Easter is celebrated with joy around the world. Many people anticipate this day including the children as Easter is a happy time that concludes the usually somber Lenten days.   Putting Easter and children together brings about images … Read More

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Activities to Celebrate Easter the Australian Way

It is finally autumn and Australia anticipates one of their grandest tradition and celebration – Easter!   Yes, Easter. Unlike other parts of the world, Easter in Australia happens every autumn.   We did not move the date, we just … Read More

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Guide on How to Have Your Teaching Qualification Accredited in NSW

New South Wales early childhood teachers are now required to have their qualifications accredited similar with their peers in primary and secondary schools.   This is good news as finally early childhood educators are being recognized as the professionals they … Read More

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Perfect Pets for Young Children

Are you thinking about getting your child a pet?   If yes, you are now probably wondering what kind of pet you and your family are ready to take care of.   If this is your first time to have … Read More

Libraries in Australia: Developing Literacy in Young Children

A US study “Role of Libraries in Children’s Literacy Development” found that libraries create a love for reading in children and “offer priceless opportunities for children to develop literacy skills.”   Aside from just being a stockroom for books, libraries … Read More

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Five Fabulous Fall Activities

Autumn brings the lovely shades of red, yellow, orange and browns again.   It is one of the best time to get the children outdoors and just let them observe the changing scenery.   Here are some other things you … Read More