Narragunnawali Awards 2021

“Held biennially since 2017, the Narragunnawali Awards is the first national awards program that recognises and celebrates Australian schools and early learning services that are implementing outstanding reconciliation initiatives. Finalists are acknowledged for strengthening relationships, building respect, and providing meaningful opportunities in the classroom, around the school or service, and with the community. Online applications for the Narragunnawali…

Science Experiments Cardiff

The children and educators at Cardiff Tillys have been very busy with their science experiments today! The Echidna’s took part in the ‘Elephant’s Toothpaste’ experiment. This is where we use a catalyst such as yeast and warm water mixed together to quickly decompose Hydrogen Peroxide which results in an erupting foam! The Koala’s engaged in…

National Science Week – Fern Bay

This week at Tillys Fern Bay we are experimenting and investigating all week as we explore National Science Week. This year the theme is protecting our oceans. For our first experiment this morning we discussed how plastics and styrofoam are dangerous to our oceans as the sea animals eat them. We hypothesised that starch packing…

National Science Week – Cardiff

NATIONAL SCIENCE WEEK The Lizard friends at Tillys Cardiff were involved in an experiment where they added pepper to water, then rubbed their finger in soap and touched the water. The children observed as the pepper dispersed and did not get on their fingers! The Echidna children then completed a milk and food dye experiment,…

Dental Health Week – Greta

Dental Health Week at Greta Good oral health is fundamental to overall health and wellbeing. Early childhood is a critical time when lifetime habits are established. Supporting oral health promotion in the early years is an investment in the future health of Australians. In Australia over the past decade, there has been a slight increase…

National Science Week – Bolwarra

Yesterday, Bolwarra’s Koala room had little scientists exploring germs! The educators helped the children to mix some solution in their hands and then used the UV light to see the ‘germs’ on their hands. After washing their hands clean of the solution, they investigated again to make sure they washed all the ‘germs’ away!

National Science Week – Abermain

Today the children from Tillys Abermain engaged in the “germs on bread” experiment. Hudson you enjoyed wiping your unwashed hands onto a piece of bread, Lincoln you enjoyed washing your hands with soap and water and wiping your hands on a piece of bread, Alby you enjoyed sanitising and wiping your hands on a piece…

National Science Week – Rutherford

Our Rutherford centre had a very busy Monday kicking off National Science Week! This morning, the Monkeys and Meerkats rooms were excited to start their day off with an experiment! During this experiment the children predicted what they thought would happen when adding each material to the water. The children were excited to discover that…

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…