Preparing yourself and your child for preschool is no less than a test for you. You wonder how your little one will adjust in the preschool. You feel emotionally charged and anxious. But the thought of your child enjoying fun and friends in the school makes you glad. All these are conflicting emotions which your […]
This month our Clovel centres have been focusing on fire safety. As part of our educational program the Fire Fighters from Blacktown Fire Department, Fire and Rescue NSW came to talk to the children about different types of fire, such as house fires and bush fires. The fire fighters also talked about safe and unsafe […]
Kids are a curious and inquisitive lot and love to enjoy every moment doing and creating something they love. They do not mind smearing themselves with paint as much as the paper. They will soak a brush in colour and enjoy the sound the brush makes as they move it erratically across the paper. The […]
At Clovel, we embed our literacy program into a variety of activities including art and craft. One of these activities our children love getting creative with is finger painting letters. This activity benefits the children as it incorporates both literacy and the arts as children learn the letters of the alphabet in a creative way.
Playing is an integral part of childhood, but imaginative play is critical for the development of a child’s emotional, physical, as well as social skills. Let us see why you should focus on imaginative play for your child. Imagination is the faculty of the mind that helps hone a child’s critical thinking ability. It enhances […]
At Clovel, our philosophy is rooted by love. Our belief “if you’re getting the loving right, everything else will follow” means our educators strive to ensure your children feel nurtured and appreciated in a safe environment. This shines through in this short video between two best buddies at one of our Clovel centres.
Right from birth, our children learn by exploring and playing in stimulating and safe environments. Their key relationships help them think, learn problem-solving skills, and communication. This learning happens when they actively engage with their environment and trying different activities. Let’s take a detailed look at how children learn in their early years: Learning During […]
Ladies and gentlemen, with out further ado, we invite you to press play and watch “Wombat Stew”, a play brought to you by the children at Clovel Childcare.
Healthy eating and healthy living often go together. Nurturing healthy eating habits in your children can go a long way in helping them maintain a healthy weight, good physical growth, and build higher immunity levels. It is essential that parents practice good eating habits themselves so that your children imbibe them naturally. Healthy eating habits […]
As part of Clovel’s sustainability program we repurpose reusable objects and incorporate them into our preschool program. Paper plate number puzzle combines problem solving with number recognition and hand-eye coordination to develop their numeracy skills in a fun, environmentally-friendly way!