This week at Tillys Fern Bay, with the recent recommendations that people are being encouraged to wear masks in supermarkets & public spaces, we have been preparing the children here to be comfortable with seeing masks on others. Through stories, short videos & discussions, the children are becoming aware of the reasons behind why mouths…Details
Today, Tuesday 4th August, is National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day. The theme for 2020 is “We are the Elders of Tomorrow, Hear our Voice”. This is a day for everyone to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture and traditions and the importance of children in the early years growing strong in…Details
The children and staff at Fern Bay engaged in a creative art experience upon entry today to start off part of their National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Day experiences.
Waratah 1 had mud day yesterday, the children enjoyed exploring a mud slide, mud painting and getting messy with mud exploration in the trough. 💦
⭐️ Staff Spotlight ⭐️ Christine joined the Abermain Tillys team in July 2019 not long after completing her Certificate 111 in Early Childhood Education and Care. Christine works within a 3-6 years settling with 5 other educators who all care for 28 children per day. Since Christine started at Tillys the children have loved her kind, caring…Details
At Waratah 1 this morning the children in the Sunflower and Castle rooms had a little working bee planting some carrots, beetroot and lettuce in our veggie garden. We then proceeded to water the garden and Lincoln helped us by getting some compost from our worm farm to place on the garden to help it…Details
The children in the Bottle Brush room at Waratah 2 have been exploring artistic creativity through the use of the smart board. They have created artworks that are pleasing to them using the paint app to express their ideas. Digital touch technology has become an integral part of our daily lives. When used effectively and…Details
And just like that one of our favourite weeks of the year has finished at Waratah 2…..PJ WEEK! What a great turn out we have had. Thanks to the support and generosity of our staff and our families we have raised $135.00 for children in foster care which will be donated to The Pyjama Foundation. 💓Details