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

DIY Project: Ghost Bookmarks

How to Make Felt Ghost Bookmarks DIY projects are a fun way to fill the day while teaching your child new skills. It can be hard to think of activities to do with your kids that will keep them entertained, so, to help you, we have come up with a helpful idea.   Here at …

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10 Aug · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

DIY Project: Making Piggy Banks

How to Make Piggy Banks DIY projects are often a great way to fill an afternoon and keep your children entertained at the same time. However, we know how difficult it can be to think of new and creative ways to help your kids have fun at home. To help with this, at The Brook …

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10 Aug · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

Recipe of the Month – Chicken and Avocado Tortilla Roll Ups

Chicken and Avocado Tortilla Roll-Ups Recipe Getting children excited about eating healthy foods can be a daunting task for many parents. Children are often notoriously picky eaters and trying to find ways to ensure they are getting the nutrients they need can sometimes feel like an impossible task. Here at The Brook Early Education and …

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10 Aug · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

Top Tips to Prepare your Child for School

 The Brook Early Education and Care shares great tips to help parents get their children school ready   Following our Kindy Info Night, which amongst other things included the presence of Principal of St Mary of the Cross Primary School talking about school readiness, we have put together a few tips to help parents whose …

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4 Aug · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

5 Tips to Keep Your Child Healthy in Colder Weather

How to Keep Your Child From Colds and Flu in Winter When the temperatures start to drop during the winter months, children become more susceptible to colds, viruses and the flu. While it’s almost impossible to guarantee your child won’t get sick, there are definitely a number of simple things parents can do to help …

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

DIY Project: Potato Stamps

How to Make Potato Stamps Keeping children entertained can often be a difficult task, and we understand many parents find it tough to think of new and engaging activities to keep your children happy at home. To help with this, The Brook Early Education and Care team is always thinking about fun and simple DIY …

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

How to Settle Your Child into Child Care

Tips to Help You and Your Child Settle Into Childcare Services If your child is starting childcare soon, they might be feeling anxious and unsure about the upcoming experience, and, let’s be honest, you might be feeling a little uneasy about it too. To help you prepare for this new phase in their lives and …

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

Recipe of the Month – Emoji Frittatas

Emoji Frittatas Recipe Most parents will understand the daily struggle of getting their children to eat snacks and meals which are healthy and nutritious. At The Brook Early Education and Care, we’ve found one of the best ways to get children excited about eating fruit and veggies is to present food to them in a …

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

Celebrating NAIDOC Week 2017

NAIDOC 2017: Celebrating History and Culture NAIDOC celebrations are held annually around Australia to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. This year NAIDOC Week celebrations will be held from Sunday, 2 July to Sunday, 9 July 2017. These celebrations are a time to recognise the significant contributions indigenous people …

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8 Jun · The Brook Early Education and Care · No Comments

DIY Project: Making Play Dough

How to Make Play Dough No matter how many toys, games, movies, and friends your child has, every now and then it’s inevitable that they will come to you saying they are bored. While they are pretty good at keeping themselves entertained, sometimes they just get tired of the same old activities. To help you …

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