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Managing Emotions and Separation Distress in Young Children

By Fiona Janse van Rensburg Separation distress in a new environment is quite common, and can be extremely unsettling for both children and their parents, when transitioning to and from an early learning centre. It is important to remember that some distress is a normal part of the many developmental stages of child development. If …

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Science Demonstrating Precipitation at Creative Garden

  This month we are focusing on Earth Hour and protecting our environment for generations to come. One of the most crucial parts of our ecosystem is our climate and weather. To first introduce your children to understanding weather, why not complete this wonderful rain cloud experiment with them? This can be done with regular …

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Second Nature Sustainability at Creative Garden

The future is looking bright for children today. We are learning the environmental errors of our ways and have woken up to the idea that the fossil fuels which have taken us this far won’t last forever. But as Bob Dylan once said, ‘the times, they are a changin’’. Did you know, recycling bins were …

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Love By Any Other Name – Early Education

Love By Any Other Name February is a month devoted to celebrating love: love between couples, love among people, love shared from one person to another but the distinction between the different types of love is just as important. In early education, we seek to find learning opportunities in everything we do. We try to …

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