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Outdoor Play

2018-09-21T10:56:38+09:30

Definition: Play is a pivotal part of a child’s life. Outdoor play fosters opportunities for creativity, imagination, social connections, and learned behaviours. Outdoor play in greened playscapes has a positive effect [...]

Outdoor Play2018-09-21T10:56:38+09:30

Risky Play

2018-09-21T10:56:19+09:30

“Risky play can be defined as a thrilling and exciting activity that involves a risk of physical injury, and play that provides opportunities for challenge, testing limits, exploring boundaries and learning about [...]

Risky Play2018-09-21T10:56:19+09:30

Behaviour Management Strategies

2018-09-21T10:55:53+09:30

Some important reminders when it comes to behaviour management strategies and dealing with difficult situations.   REMIND CHILDREN OF THE REASONS BEHIND RULES Allow children to be involved in the rule [...]

Behaviour Management Strategies2018-09-21T10:55:53+09:30

Empathy

2018-09-21T10:55:28+09:30

Empathy: is the ability to imagine how someone else is feeling in a particular situation and respond with care. Being able to empathise with another person means that a child: Understand that [...]

Empathy2018-09-21T10:55:28+09:30

Why should my child learn a second language?

2018-09-21T10:55:06+09:30

At Maryland Care and Early Education we promote the acquisition of a second language from age 3 years up to 5 years of age.   Our 3 year olds learn [...]

Why should my child learn a second language?2018-09-21T10:55:06+09:30

Am I good role model for my child’s healthy well being?

2018-09-21T10:54:36+09:30

We all know the stats, more children, adolescents & adults are overweight than ever before. So what are we going to do about it, what can YOU do? Our hectic, [...]

Am I good role model for my child’s healthy well being?2018-09-21T10:54:36+09:30

Starting Childcare

2018-09-21T10:54:07+09:30

Beginning your child’s journey into daycare can be a highly emotional time for both parents and children. It is natural to feel uncertain about how your child will transition into [...]

Starting Childcare2018-09-21T10:54:07+09:30

STEM in the Early Years

2018-09-21T10:53:44+09:30

What is STEM? STEM stands for ‘Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics’. It is a term that excites some yet terrifies others. Introducing children to STEM concepts can begin from birth. There are [...]

STEM in the Early Years2018-09-21T10:53:44+09:30

Wet Weather Play

2018-09-21T10:53:17+09:30

Let’s get wet! Let’s get creative! Let’s challenge our outdoor play possibilities! Outdoor play allows children endless amounts of engagement in an environment which tests them both physically and cognitively, [...]

Wet Weather Play2018-09-21T10:53:17+09:30

Centre Chef

2018-09-21T10:52:46+09:30

Hello! My name is Libby and I am the centre chef. I am a qualified chef, wife and mother to 2 boys and have a passion for fun delicious food [...]

Centre Chef2018-09-21T10:52:46+09:30