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Colour Changing Chameleon

Paper plates + water colours + googly eyes + a little imagination = a colourful afternoon craft activity! The possibilities are endless with this month’s craft, but our favourite in the colour changing chameleon! Materials Paper plates Water colour paints Googly eyes Paint brushes Pencil Scissors or craft knife Paper fasteners Method Take one paper […]

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Frozen Fruit Skewers

The kids will be coming back for more of these frosty delicious fruit treats! This is a great way for the kids to eat more fruit and to help develop their fine motor skills in the kitchen. Ingredients Punnet of Strawberries 2 small Oranges 1 x bunch small grapes (can be red or green) Wooden […]

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Community Hats

This simple craft will keep the kids entertained for hours while they play pretend with their very own police and fireman hats. Try making your own community hats with your children! Materials: Black marker Coloured A4 sized paper White A4 sized paper Paint Paint brushes Paper plate Glue Scissors Method: Select your colour of paint […]

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Healthy Mini Muffins

These deliciously cute high fibre mini chocolate muffins will be a huge hit with your children! This easy recipe is also great fun for the kids to help out with in the kitchen. Ingredients: 1/3 Cup milk 1 Egg ¾ Cup self-rising flour ¼ Cup rice bran oil ¼ Cup shredded coconut 1/3 Cup 70% […]

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Hatching Chicks comes to Oran Park

Having the hatching eggs program in the Preschool room opened up new possibilities and many learning opportunities. The educators used children’s interest in hatching eggs to engage them in intentional teaching and to explore maths and science concepts with them. The children learned about scientific process through predicting which egg will hatch first, observing the […]

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Mini Veggie Balls

This dish is something that the whole family will enjoy. These tasty veggie balls are the perfect way to get your kids and family eating vegetables without any hassle! Ingredients: 2 tbsp olive oil 1 ½ tbsp of tomato sauce – plus extra to serve 1 tsp soy sauce ½ tbsp of mixed herbs Pinch […]

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Paper Fish

This bendy craft is great fun for kids and adults alike! Get creative and make all kinds of fun fish that bend and move just like real fish! Materials: Coloured A4 sized paper White A4 sized paper Black marker Glue Scissors Method: First start with a piece of coloured paper of your choice, this will […]

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Delicious Apricot Muesli Slice

This delicious apricot muesli slice is a tasty lunch box addition or great for an afternoon treat. Try adding different dried fruits to make your own yummy combinations! Ingredients 150g butter 2 tbsp honey 200g dried apricots, chopped 1 cup self-raising flour 1 cup muesli – untoasted ½ cup sultanas ½ cup caster sugar 2 […]

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