Monthly Archives: October 2014

Caring for Animals at Pelican Mt Martha


Sustainability and child care care increasingly working hand in hand to equip children with the knowledge and skills they need to live in a environmentally conscious world at Pelican Childcare Mount Martha. Programming in the kinder room at Mt Martha strives to reflect the holistic nature of both the curriculum and the way children experience […]


How to keep your children healthy

Top tips for healthy eating and sickness prevention In our busy fun-filled lives there is no time to be sick! Help your children avoid the common cold and other viral infections by following these simple tips and tricks. The common cold is caused by many different virus types with varying pathogenic mechanisms (ways of making […]


Little Hands, Big Creations

Fantastic Finger Painting Today the children in Nursery One and Two at Pelican Mt Martha got messy with Early Childhood Educator, Michelle, as they used their senses to explore the wonders of homemade edible finger paint; containing no artificial flavours, no artificial colours, no preservatives and no additives. During this marvelously messy experience; the babies […]


Old McMartha Had a Farm!

The children at Pelican Mt Martha were lucky enough to get a visit from the animal farm. There were so many animals such as chickens, geese, rabbits, piglets, guinea pigs, goats, sheep and a cow  for the children to see, hold, pat and feed. The babies right up to the Kinder room were given the […]


Mt Martha’s Magnificent Masterpieces

We believe art provides children with many different ways that they can communicate, discover, and explore. With this in mind we have designed an art program that uses the Reggio Emilia apporach and also reflects the Early Years Learning Framework. The Reggio Emilia approach will be applied by providing the children with a wide range […]