January 9, 2024

As the Back to School season approaches us here in Australia, it’s a super exciting time (and maybe a little nerve-wracking!) time for us and our little learners, especially those gearing up for their first ever school experience! One of the most empowering, foundational skills we can gift our children as they start this journey,

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Hands-on name activities for preschoolers

April 14, 2023

Looking for books about ANZAC Day for your preschooler? As you may have discovered, most picture books about ANZAC Day are written for older children. As a teacher, I’ve found many great books for 6-12-year-olds which tell the story of ANZAC Day and I use these in the classroom every year. But what about the

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5 Books About ANZAC Day for Preschoolers

September 19, 2022

Whenever I went out and about with my busy toddler, I’d often pack some dot stickers, a little art journal and some pens in my bag to grab for a fast and easy activity on the go. Not only were they great for keeping little hands busy, they were also wonderful for developing fine motor

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Dot sticker activities for toddlers and preschoolers

July 25, 2022

So you want to add a dramatic play area to your home but you’re overwhelmed and don’t know where to begin? Getting started with Dramatic Play with your toddler and preschooler is easier than you think! Keep reading for some of my best tips and tricks to help you get started. But first, let’s chat

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Getting Started with Dramatic Play with Toddlers and Preschoolers

June 27, 2022

Perhaps your child wants to be an astronaut or a data analyst or in fact any job that we don’t know about yet as it doesn’t exist. None of us can be totally certain about what tomorrow looks like.  The question is: how do we ensure that our children are ready for a world where

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5 Super Skills to set your child up for the world of tomorrow