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  • The Moving Galaxy – Preschool News

    We had a fun-filled and exciting day today. The children kicked the day off using galaxy-themed blue glittery playdough on space-themed mats. Manipulating and rolling the dough into balls made them resemble planets in our solar system. Some of the children looked at images of Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and the dwarf planet Pluto and mimicked their size with the dough. We also picked out our favourite of the planets.

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  • Happy Harmony Day 2021!

    We wish you and your children a very happy Harmony Day! At Jack and Jill Kindergarten, we always aim to create a welcoming and loving environment for every child and family regardless of ability, culture, nationality or religion.

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  • Leaf Print Art (March 2021)

    In March the children have been inspired by the natural environment and the changing seasons.

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  • April Newsletter

    Dear families, We hope you had a lovely break over Easter and we warmly welcome our families back who have been away on holidays. We also extend a warm welcome to our new friends, Alex, Annabel and Olivia in the Possum room. Congratulations to our Miss Lilly who has her announced her engagement to her fiance Charles Knox, they plan to marry in November. We are very excited for Miss Lilly and look forward to celebrating with her. This week the children are preparing for ANZAC day and are having discussions about what this means. On Friday we have a […]

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  • March Newsletter

    Dear Families, Welcome to the beautiful Autumn, the mornings are slightly cooler and we look forward to admiring the Autumn colours. Last week we continued with educator training and focused on the area of Early Years Learning Framework. We discussed ways of documenting children’s learning and reflecting on principals and practices. We engaged in discussions about Belonging, Being and Becoming which underpins our practice. We embraced the concepts and particularly liked the idea of Being. Being ….. Childhood is a time to be, to seek and make meaning of the world. “Being recognises the significance of the here and now […]

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