7 steps to better documentation

October 13th, 2017|Documentation Ideas|

We have collated 7 documentation ‘standards’ which we believe will help improve practice for centres struggling with their documentation. 1. Is one sentence enough? Write complete sentences that describe a thought, observation or action.  One sentence observations or reflections generally lack substance and leave the reader [...]

What makes a great early childhood educator?

October 12th, 2017|Ideas|

Here are a couple of ideas of what makes a great early childhood educator.  While there are other attributes we thought that these were quite poetic and represented some of the great qualities that many educators collectively possess. Please share this short video with other educators [...]

3 Educational Easter Themed Apps for Children

April 10th, 2017|Ideas|

For many children Easter is a time of excitement and anticipation of chocolaty surprises delivered by the Easter Bunny. Traditional Easter activities usually include egg painting and Easter bonnets but we have embraced the new digital era of Easter activities. We have sourced 3 educational Easter [...]

Harmony Day Activities for Early Childhood Care

March 16th, 2017|Ideas|

Harmony day is a celebration of cultural diversity and is held on the 21st of March every year. The message for harmony day is ‘everybody belongs’ and aims to promote respect for cultural and religious diversity throughout Australia. Orange is the representative colour of harmony day [...]

10 Easy St Patrick’s Day Activities for Early Childhood Centres

March 10th, 2017|Ideas|

St Patrick's day is on March 17 so we have pulled together 10 easy programming ideas to help celebrate the day. While this is a religious celebration of the death of St Patrick there are a number of non religious icons which are associated with the [...]