Monthly Archives: September 2021

Not Just A Float: Recognising the Value of the Float Educator

What does a float Educator do? There are many different ideas of what a float position in Early Childhood Education and Care (ECEC) does. The term "float" can apply to any role, casual or permanent. An Assistant Educator may sometimes be assigned the role of a float, in that they may work with more than [...]

2021-09-29T19:47:01+10:00September 29th, 2021|Articles, Culture|

Why Music and Movement Matter in Early Childhood Education

Children love engaging with music and movement in early childhood education. It helps them express their feelings and emotions, learn to work in groups and develop their self-confidence and imagination. Interacting with music and movement in early childhood education is part of a child's everyday life in Australia. They add colour and fullness to the [...]

2021-09-16T01:09:32+10:00September 16th, 2021|Articles|

DIY: 20 Easy Homemade Toys for Toddlers

Petit Early Learning Journey’s list of DIY 20 Homemade Toys is bound to bring some joy into your toddler’s life. Are you searching for homemade toys that will hold your toddler’s attention and encourage imaginative play? Then this list of DIY toy projects is perfect for you! From simple wooden blocks to no-sew cloth dolls, [...]

2021-09-03T20:06:14+10:00September 1st, 2021|Articles|