Monthly Archives: August 2014

Cooking with Kids – Orange Banana Pops!

Summer is coming. And with it comes the need for some healthy treats to cool you down! Our delicious orange-banana smoothie pops are the perfect mix of sweet and tangy to entice your kids into choosing a healthier alternative to sugary ice-creams in the eat, plus they get to make them themselves! For the printable version CLICK […]

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Father’s Day Events

Father’s Day is coming up and we can’t wait to celebrate our Dad’s and all of the men that take on the role of Dad! Our centres are a home away from home for all of children and to help show our appreciation we will be holding special events in the days leading up to […]

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The Tools of the Trade

The Tools of the Trade Toddlers and DIY aren’t words you’d likely find in the same sentence. Surprisingly, the two can go together to create some amazing learning opportunities that can do wonders for a child’s mental and motor skill development. Interestingly, there is a wealth of knowledge and success stories on parenting blogs and thought […]

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It’s Tool Time!

Can We Fix It? In the Toddler room at Peppercorn we had a very exciting visit from Rebecca (one of our mum’s from the babies’ room.) Rebecca came to talk to us about tools and what certain tools are used for. This was originally an extension from the children’s interest in constructive work, and building. […]

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Recyclable Robots!

Robots In Disguise! Started: 4/8/14            Ended:  6/8/14 4/8/14: Leo & other children showed interest in Robot & transformer when reading toy catalogue. They had fun walking & acting as a robot. Therefore we thought, we should make a prop to extend their interest about this. We collected a cardboard box from our laundry, cut holes […]

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