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

The Importance of Oral Hygiene for Children

Teaching Children Good Oral Hygiene   After the exciting and beneficial dentist visit from Dr Ashleigh Newberry and Dr Ken Lau from Castle Dental, Dr Greg Dougall from GDougall Dental and Dr Sarah from Lutwyche Dental during dentist week – 8-12 August, our team at The Brook want the children to keep up the skills …

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

The Benefits of Playing in the Sandpit

Playing in the Sand is a Great Way for Kids To Learn Many Skills   We shouldn’t underestimate how important it is for children to play and have fun – it is incredible how much they learn through play! Playing in the sandpit is an incredible tool to help them develop great skills that go …

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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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