Venturing out into nature is one of the best places for children to learn, and I would like to show you how, through introducing you to some great outdoor classroom ideas.
This article is to share some insights from my perspective on why pretend play is important for children in early childhood.
Do you remember life as a child? I don’t mean the physical world that you existed in, but the magical, imaginative one full of surprises and new discoveries. That world of wonder that you escaped to, and dreamed of all the things that now seem impossible.
Spring is a wonderful time for children to enjoy the outdoors, and what better way to enjoy it through some fun gardening activities for kids.
Welcome back to The Treasure Baskets!
Today, I want to share some of my favourite thrift shop treasures for kids play.
Before we look at the toys or materials associated with construction,we need to understand what construction is.
Christmas is fast approaching and the children will soon be home with you during the busiest season of the year.
1 The inside of a bug hotel
There is definitely a different atmosphere when you walk into a kindergarten or day care centre where nature is incorporated into the program.
This post is about natural environments in the early years and the benefits of exploring this as an alternative to the brightly coloured, plastic filled rooms that dominate many early learning centres now.