Posts Tagged ‘Hamilton’

Missing Tails & Magic – Learning about pets & vets

We are learning about our community and the people who help us. We have already visited the fire station, had the ambulance drive in and a police officer came and told us all about his work. In this context we’ve also looked at books and videos about veterinarians. We learnt how they care for the animals…

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Structured Stevie – Written by our Kids Club 2 Children

Structured Stevie – Written by our Kids Club 2 Children Stevie likes routines and rules. He knows that there are rules so that everything is fair, everyone is safe, the things we love playing with are looked after and that everyone can learn. He always puts his toys away when he finishes playing with them.…

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Caring Casey – Written by our Kids Club 2 Children

Caring Casey – Written by our Kids Club 2 Children Caring Casey really likes to look after people at kindy and really likes helping her mum and dad, her younger brother and sister. Casey looks after the family pets, a rabbit, a cat and a dog. Casey also cares a lot about her friends. She…

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Thoughts About Mat Time

The only times during our Kindergarten day that we expect all the children to convene together besides meal times is at mat times. In length according to their ages it is the time during which we come together and practice being in a group, raising our voices together, engaging in discussion, making decisions, telling stories.…

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Encouraging Speech and Language Development

Birth to 2 Years Encourage your baby to make vowel-like and consonant-vowel sounds such as “ma,” “da,” and “ba.” Reinforce attempts by maintaining eye contact, responding with speech, and imitating vocalizations using different patterns and emphasis. For example, raise the pitch of your voice to indicate a question. Imitate your baby’s laughter and facial expressions.

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