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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Sowing the Seeds of Education

Spring is now in full bloom! With the changing of seasons the temperature rises, flowers bloom, baby animals are born and our side of the world awakens from its winter slumber. The changing of seasons is an exciting time for children as they begin to recognise changes in the world around them as the environmental […]

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Fresh Fruit Juice at Pelican Lynbrook!

Fresh Fruit Juice Friday in the kinder 1 room at Pelican Lynbrook.   The children are encouraged to bring in a fruit of their choice to make the juice, we used fruits and vegetables such as; apple, pineapple, carrot, celery, pear and orange. With supervision from the Educator in the room the children learnt how to use the juicer, we are […]

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Express Yourself!

That’s the Spray to Go! Today in the Toddler 2 room at Lynbrook Pelican Childcare Centre our student Serena set up an art experience. This art experience included a big white canvas and 5 spray bottles with paint watered down. The children were all encouraged to explore this experience with new ideas and to be creative. […]

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