This is the child’s first step to independence without the presence of a parent. Children in this group turn 4 years after the 30th of June and are 3 years when they enter the group.
Attendance is on Thursdays and Fridays from 8.30am-12.30pm in Term 1 and 2. In Term 3 and 4 the children attend Thursdays from 8:30am – 2:50pm and Fridays 8.30am – 12:30pm.
This age-appropriate program lays the foundation for children to develop at their own pace in social, emotional and physical wellbeing. The growth of many skills is supported, for example- self-care, motor-skills, language and social awareness. A love of nature underlies the program.
FAQ – How do I know my child is ready? From our experience you DO know when your child is ready to venture out into the world. Separation from care givers are big steps in a small child world, it is harder for some children than others. Each child is completely different and they will respond in their own way.
FAQ – What is play based learning?