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Messy play

At Buttercups Childcare & Kindy we offer plenty of opportunities for children to enjoy sensory play experiences. Often referred to as messy play, this type of play is extremely important for children’s development as it inspires their curiosity, allows them to explore the world around them and enhances their learning, language and creativity! By adding …

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Dance party

We love a little boogie at Buttercups Childcare! When was the last time you put on some tunes and enjoyed yourself on the dance floor? Or more likely – the lounge room floor together with your children? A quick five minute dance party is a simple activity to pack some active minutes with your child into your …

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Happy Harmony Day

Today we are celebrating Australia’s multiculturalism, based on the successful integration of migrants into our community. At Buttercups, we embrace diversity and its enriching benefits to our centre. Our families as well as our staff come from a wide range of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and offer great input to our program like information …

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Kid playing with Car at Buttercups

Healthy eating

Infants, children and teenagers have special food needs because they are growing and developing. They also need extra energy for playing and being more active. your child’s lunchbox at childcare and kindergarten, like meals and snacks at home, should continue to reflect the dietary guidelines and the Australian Guide to Healthy Eating and not include discretionary foods and …

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