Monthly Archives: May 2022

Petit Early Learning Journey’s Monthly Newsletter May 2022

Alison's update Chief Operating Officer Welcome to our May newsletter for 2022. Routines and rituals are essential in creating and maintaining cohesion and familiarity both at home and in our education and care services. When your child arrives at our centre, our Educators purposefully use routines and rituals to support your child's transition from one [...]

2022-05-31T20:21:53+10:00May 31st, 2022|Articles|

How We Use the Circle of Security

The Circle of Security is a guideline and training program designed for caregivers of children. It is a pedagogical tool that Educators at Petit Early Learning Journey place importance on as it provides a deep understanding of supporting children’s emotions. Robyn Dolby author of The Circle of Security: Roadmap to building supportive relationships (2017), describes it [...]

2022-05-31T16:27:18+10:00May 27th, 2022|Culture|

How To Make Playdough

Playdough is a squishy, rubbery, stretchy and often sticky, soft doughy mixture created for children’s play. There are several different homemade playdough recipes that children and adults can make together. What’s more, playing with playdough has many benefits. Playdough comes in many forms. First, non-toxic or "edible" types are ideal for young children who like [...]

2022-06-15T21:40:54+10:00May 18th, 2022|Articles|

Extracurricular Activities: Children’s learning program and experiences

Extracurricular activities or experiences are an important aspect of our children’s learning programs. Petit Early Learning Journey builds on children’s interests by making available additional child-centred experiences for children to enjoy. In the past, extracurricular activity participation was associated with older school children. Now, high school students all the way down to toddlers and babies [...]

2022-05-31T15:01:39+10:00May 4th, 2022|Articles|