Staff Spotlight – Vanessa

Staff Spotlight – Vanessa 🌻Staff Spotlight🌻 Meet Vanessa! Vanessa has been at Tillys Abermain for 8 years. She completed her Diploma of Children’s Services traineeship in that time and was recognised for her love and passion for early education and care which gained her the award of ‘Trainee of the Year 2015’. Vanessa believes that…

National Science Week – Rutherford

National Science Week – Rutherford ✨ National Science Week with Rutherford Tillys! ✨ The Tigers did experiments making Volcanoes in the sandpit using vinegar and bicarbonate soda. We also did a rainbow skittle experiment using skittles on a plate and covering them in water to see what would happen. The Tigers are having so much fun participating…

National Science Week – Greta

National Science Week – Greta 👨‍🔬 Our Greta centre has been busy being little scientists for National Science Week too! They have been investigating and analysing how to make snow and clouds, engaging in orange fizz tasting, exploring ways to grow seeds and discovering how to create catapults! 👩‍🔬

National Science Week – Bolwarra

National Science Week – Bolwarra There has been some exciting experiments happening at Bolwarra for National Science Week! 👨‍🔬👩‍🔬 Today, the Platypus children engaged in a chemical reaction experiment using bicarb soda, vinegar and food dye. What happened in this experiment? Well, as the vinegar and the bicarb mix they have a chemical reaction that release…

Bolwarra Dinosaur Incursion

Bolwarra Dinosaur Incursion Yesterday the children at Bolwarra Tillys had a exciting visit from Just Dream Productions and their dinosaur friends! We learnt some amazing facts about fossils and dinosaurs, did a fossil dig and craft together, and even got to meet and pat the dinosaurs! 🦕🦖

International Day of Friendship

International Day of Friendship 🌈✨Happy International Day of Friendship! ✨🌈 The International Day of Friendship was proclaimed in 2011 by the UN General Assembly with the idea that friendship between peoples, countries, cultures and individuals can inspire peace efforts and build bridges between communities. During early childhood, developing friendships and trusting relationships between peers is helpful…