Author Archives: G8 Education

Sandwich Kebabs

Reinvent your child’s lunch this year with these fun, tasty Sandwich Kebabs! They bring an old favourite to life and if you have your children help you, they are great for practicing their fine motor skills and pattern making! These are a great lunch box idea! Ingredients Wholemeal bread Avocado Cheese Cherry Tomato’s Lettuce Cucumber And […]

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Recycled Wind Chimes

 A fun way to begin to teach your child about caring for their environment is to introduce the terms: reduce, reuse, recycle by reusing everyday household items in craft! This is incorporated into sustainability and intentional teaching in early childhood education. Encouraging children to use items that would otherwise be thrown away is important in […]

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Essendon Fields Elf on a Shelf!

It’s the start of December and we have been hearing that a lot of children are beginning to have visits from a cheeky little Elf in their homes. Essendon Fields Kinder Haven have also begun getting visits from a tiny little elf! Have you been noticing a little elf in our centre? Has he been changing […]

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Delicious Dairy Free Ice Cream!

Are you looking for a healthy alternative for dessert? Do you have a family member or friend with an allergy? Well we have a dairy free recipe for you! Serves two Ingredients 2 x cups frozen mango 2 x tablespoons of coconut cream Blender or food processor Method Place frozen mango into the blender or food […]

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Keeping Cool This Summer

The beginning of the month of December brings with it the first month of summer! Summer means so many different things depending on where in Australia you reside. Summer can mean waking up early and going to the beach for a surf or taking long bush walks being careful not to disturb a snake or […]

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Apple Rose Pastries

Spring has sprung and what better way to celebrate than by creating these gorgeous little apple treats with and for your children! With just a handful of ingredients you will be able to create a bunch of roses in no time. Ingredients 2 red apples 1 sheet of puff pastry 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon Juice of […]

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Father’s Day Craft

“MY DAD ROCKS!” A guide to making the best Father’s Day present ever! The best gifts given are gifts that come from the heart. This month we have made pet rocks in celebration of Father’s Day with a few pun-tastic elements to boot! Make your Dad a super special gift! Gather your rock and art […]

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How to make Zucchini Slice

For an easy breakfast on the go or a yummy addition to a picnic or lunch box why not make a batch of Zucchini Slice! This is sure to be a hit with the whole family. Ingredients 120 grams grated Cheddar cheese 375 grams grated zucchini 1 large onion 100 grams bacon 5 eggs 150 […]

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Wantirna Study Transport

As part of our Integrated Learning Program at Kinder Haven Wantirna, we are at the end of our July studies on TRANSPORT.  This month has seen the children expand their knowledge in vehicles, transportation and constructed mobility.  These studies provided children with a further understanding of the greater world around them. Providing them with research […]

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