Early learning through creative play

Through drama, visual arts, crafts, music and dance children develop skills and understanding of the world around them and their place within it. Have a look at this article to find out what early learning and development is happening through the various types of creative play: https://raisingchildren.net.au/toddlers/development/creative-development/toddler-creative-development At early learning centres like Buttercups, educators encourage …

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Water Safety

Summer is just around the corner and educators across all rooms have started to implement water-based activities that provide great early learning opportunities for our children – watering our flower beds, water paintings, sensory water trays including natural resources like lemons from our tree and lots of pouring and stirring experiences, bubble baths and more! …

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Importance of daily tasks

At Buttercups Childcare & Kindergarten, early learning experiences are part of our daily routines and programs and throughout our day we encourage children to be involved in daily tasks teaching them important life skills. Through helping with tasks children learn responsibility and self-reliance, they become a valuable member of the family “team” which helps to …

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