Grandparents Day at St Nicholas Singleton IMAGE Early Education

Grandparents Day at St Nicholas Singleton

October 12, 2016 Amy Lawrence

On 4 and 7 October we had the pleasure of welcoming grandparents into the centre to share a lovely morning tea, for which the children prepared their own biscuits.

Cooking rocky road Angel’s style! IMAGE Early Education

Cooking rocky road Angel’s style!

October 12, 2016 Elissa Howlett

Today the children had an absolute blast whilst creating our very own rocky road.

Exploring the big playground at St Nicholas Singleton IMAGE Early Education

Exploring the big playground at St Nicholas Singleton

October 12, 2016 Elissa Howlett

Over the past few weeks we have been taking the children over to the big yard to explore.

Sustainable milk lid art IMAGE Early Education

Sustainable milk lid art

September 28, 2016 Amanda Mamero

Over the past few months the Learning Lions have embarked on a journey into exploring sustainability, in particular creating art with recyclable materials.

Kitchen creativity at St Nicholas, Singleton IMAGE Early Education

Kitchen creativity at St Nicholas, Singleton

September 26, 2016 Comments Madeline Ingold

The last few weeks in the Creative Cubs have seen a wonderful interest in food preparation develop.

Green thumbs at St Nicholas Singleton IMAGE Early Education

Green thumbs at St Nicholas Singleton

September 19, 2016 Lisa Thatcher

This term, St Nicholas Singleton received a donation of soil, mulch, veggies, watering cans and shovels from Bunnings, Singleton.

Learning about the natural environment at St Nicholas Newcastle West in the 0-2 room IMAGE Early Education

Learning about the natural environment at St Nicholas Newcastle West in the 0-2 room

September 08, 2016 Comments Geri Williams

Emma Pratten, St Nicholas Newcastle West Assistant Director and 0-2 years room leader, has had her heart set on being an early educator since high school, where she built the foundations for her career by studying Children’s Services as part of her HSC. She has worked in both preschools and long day care for the past 15 years, and brings her own interests, in teaching kids about nature, to the centre.

Book Week story time! IMAGE Early Education

Book Week story time!

September 02, 2016 Jodie Reader

This morning a child brought in a story book from home. She was so excited she came running into the room, book in hand, to show her educators! We then gathered the children to the mat for a group time before morning tea so one of our educators could read the story to the children.