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Making Lemonade at the Willow Walk Studio

In Studio Chronicles, Willow Walk Studio by admin

In Willow Walk, the children have been having many discussions about trees, plants and farmers and the importance of eating well for your body. To extend on their learning the educators decided to make a lemonade together with some home grown lemons Educator Margarita had brought in. All the children participated and were excited to see what the end result would …

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Dance Lessons at the Seamist Studio

In Seamist Studio, Studio Chronicles by admin

The Seamist children have been enjoying dance lessons in one of our extra-curricular activities for the past two weeks. The children have been incorporating stretching, balancing, imitating, jumping and swaying to the music as well as tapping a variety of musical instruments to the beat of the music. The educators have noticed that the children’s ability to focus for longer …

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Possum’s Pottery at the Willow Walk Studio

In Studio Chronicles, Willow Walk Studio by admin

Children in Willow Walk love having their pottery session each week. Clay is a wonderful art medium to work with and there are a whole range of mental health and well-being benefits. It is calming and assists with self-regulation and control, it improves hand-eye coordination, fine motor skill development and even problem solving skills. While shaping the clay, children have to …

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Pre-Literacy and Pre-Numeracy Skills At Moonglade Studio

In Early Education, Moonglade Studio, Studio Chronicles by admin

In Moonglade Studio, a lot of thought goes into creating interesting activities and resources that support the development of early literacy and numeracy skills and concepts. Early Literacy concept and skill development can involve things like making lines on paper and symbols to communicate meaning, holding a pencil or crayon correctly, identifying letters and sounds as well as common words. …

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New Furniture at the Seamist Studio

In Childcare, Seamist Studio, Studio Chronicles by admin

We have had some beautiful new furniture bought for Seamist Studio recently. The children are enjoying exploring it and giving their feedback about it. This part of our continuing mission to ensure learning environments are inviting, engaging and exciting spaces. The look and feel of a room can often impact children’s behaviour, interest and movement within it. A lot of …

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