Monthly Archives: April 2016

Charity Family Fun Day – Northern Beaches

Great Beginnings Terrey Hills are proudly participating in a Charity Family Fun Day at Berry Reserve Narrabeen on Saturday 30th of April from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. This fantastic family event will be taking place within our local community and is supporting two amazing children’s charities, Variety – The Children’s Charity and Pink Hope. We […]

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Open Day at Secret Harbour!

Looking for family entertainment this weekend? Come along to a FREE Open Day at Great Beginnings Secret Harbour on 30th of April. Join us from 10am through to 1pm at 24 Clarkshill Road, Secret Harbour. There will be fun activities for the whole family including an animal farm, face painter, sausage sizzle, centre tours and […]

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Paper plate creations!

This month we made our own furry friends! A lamb and a bee were our creations, but there are endless creatures to be made! This makes a great sensory activity as well as building fine motor skills. Materials Paper plates Cotton wool balls Pencils, crayons, permanent markers Googly eyes Pipe cleaners Glue stick Method Place […]

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Our World is Their World – Dramatic Play

Imaginary play, role play or dramatic play in early childhood lays a foundation for children’s development of dispositions for learning. Whether it be ‘small world’ play with little figurines, cars and dolls houses or ‘real world’ play where children have the opportunity to become whoever they want and explore the world with no boundaries, this […]

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A special Doctor visit at Applecross!

In the Kindy Room at Great Beginnings Applecross, we have been learning about different occupations including Doctors. Recently we had a very special visitor who was one of our Kindy friend’s fathers who came in and spoke to us about his occupation. This is how the discussion began:   Dr Adam: Good morning everybody   […]

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