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19 Jul · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

Sharing is not always caring…

Sharing is Not Always Caring     Instilling a sense of generosity and kindness in our children is a more challenging task then most may think. It can sometimes come at a cost to a young person’s sense of ownership and self-worth, which are other important ideals that may have a significant impact on how …

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12 Jul · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

NAIDOC Week at The Brook

NAIDOC Week   NAIDOC celebrations are held annually around Australia to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. These celebrations are a time to recognise the significant contributions Indigenous peoples have made to Australia and our society. NAIDOC is celebrated not only by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities …

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9 Nov · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

World Diabetes Day

At The Brook Early Education and Care, we aim to educate our community about the issues that affect us.   Diabetes is a serious disease and it can affect anyone – Here are the symptoms, and how to avoid Type 2 Diabetes.   World Diabetes day is coming up – because of this we want …

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9 Nov · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

DIY Project: Eggs Carton Flowers

The Brook Early Education and Care share this fun activity for you to try at home with your child. Get creative and get crafting!   Here at the Brook, we understand that keeping children entertained while they are at home can be a difficult task. So, we have come up with an activity that is …

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9 Nov · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

Recipe of the Month – Rainbow Pizza

Sneak some veggies into dinner with this delicious, colourful recipe that the little ones will love!   Getting young children to eat and enjoy veggies is an endless struggle for many parents. At The Brook Early Education and Care, we are always on the lookout for fun, veggie-packed recipes that will encourage even the pickiest …

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12 Oct · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

Recipe of the Month – Angry Birds Nest Sandwich

Angry Birds Nest Sandwich Recipe   If your child is a picky eater who won’t try any new foods, you may be finding it hard get your them eating healthy. At The Brook Early Education and Care, we know how frustrating it can be to get the little ones to eat anything other than mac …

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12 Oct · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

The Importance of Physical Exercise at a Young Age

Physical Exercise Supports Healthy Development for Your Kids Here at The Brook Early Education and Care, we always encourage families to live an active lifestyle and to get children to play outdoors as much as possible. Exercise is absolutely vital for good health and development, and different physical activities teach children invaluable skills they will …

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12 Oct · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

Do You Know Why the 5 Basic Food Groups Are Beneficial to Your Child?

Do You Know Why the 5 Basic Food Groups Are Beneficial to Your Child? Parents are told time and time again that children need to consume the right amounts of dairy, fruits, grains, protein, and vegetables, as a balanced diet full of nutrients and vitamins is essential for children’s healthy development. But do you know …

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6 Oct · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

DIY Project: Bubble Painting

The Brook Early Education and Care shares an easy activity for parents to do at home with the kids – great fun guaranteed. Creative activities are the most effective way of letting your child have fun whilst learning, as children are able to experiment and let their imaginations run wild. As children get older, they …

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7 Sep · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

Recipe of the Month – Layered Yogurt & Fruit Crumble

Layered Yoghurt & Fruit Crumble Recipe If you’re in need of some child-friendly snack inspiration, give this Yoghurt & Fruit Crumble recipe a try! We know how hard it is for children to be excited by food that’s actually nutritious for them. And, we know that it can be even harder to think of new …

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