Waratah 1 Red Nose Day

Today the Sunflower Room at Waratah 1 celebrated Red Nose Day as it is something that is very close to Educator Megan’s heart. The children explored a disco within the room as well as lots of fun activities. There were balloons everywhere inside and outside along with lots of free style dancing and games. When…

Abermain meeting Kiya

Today at Tillys Abermain the children enjoyed meeting Kiya. Kiya is an Indigenous doll who is features in many Play School episodes. Her name means “hello” in Noongar language. Kiya is from Noongar country, which is in the southern corner of Western Australia. The children enjoyed welcoming her into Tillys by saying there Acknowledgement to…

Singleton Making Masks

At Tillys Singleton, the children in the Inventors/Preschool room have been engaged in an experience with their educators in learning how to make their own masks. This has stemmed from recent discussions around why people are starting to wear face masks in public areas. The children were able to measure and cut their fabric and…

Muswellbrook Dress Up Week

Recently, at Tillys Muswellbrook the educators and children enjoyed participating in Dress Up Week. The children and educators were very enthusiastic in the lead up to Dress Up week discussing what they would be wearing and some children even organised to wear matching costumes on the same day. It was fantastic to see everyone so…

Early Learning Matters Week at Abermain

Early Learning Matters Week at Abermain Tillys “A child’s participation in an organised early childhood education program assists in the development of their cognitive abilities, and also helps with enhancing social and emotional skills while interacting with their peers. Research strongly supports the benefits of enrolling children for 600 hours in the year before school…