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Loose Parts Childcare Activity

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 As part of our early learning program the children at Clovel engage in the use of Loose Parts. Loose parts are beautiful found objects and recycled objects that the children can manipulate, control and change while they play. Loose parts present infinite play possibilities which can be extended through our literacy, numeracy and steam […]

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Learning with Toy Trains

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 At Clovel, we embed our children’s interest into our early learning program. We incorporate number sequencing as the children enjoy learning with toy trains. The children link the trains in the correct order as they extend on their numeracy skills. For any more information, call Clovel Childcare and Early Learning Centre, don’t hesitate to […]

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What’s in the Box?

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 What’s in the Box is a sensory activity where the children explore different objects through sense of touch sight and sound. The children extend on their literacy skills as they describe the different textures of their object. For any more information, call Clovel Childcare and Early Learning Centre, don’t hesitate to get in touch […]

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The Impact of Helicopter Parenting

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Are you too focused on your child? There is a term for that and it was The term “helicopter parent” was first used in Dr. Haim Ginott’s 1969 book Parents & Teenagers by teens who said their parents would hover over them like a helicopter. Most parents have this deep rooted urge and instinct to […]

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How To Help Your Child Transition To School Post-Pandemic

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While it is quite challenging to believe, we have been in social distancing mode for months now on account of the COVID-19 crisis. While staying at home is safe and helps keep you and your children shielded from the infection, many schools have opened up. Many people are now working from home, which isn’t an […]