Cooking with Kids – Pizza Smile’s

Ingredients 3 Light wholemeal English muffins ½ cup pizza sauce ½ cup pizza grated cheese ¼ green capsicum ¼ yellow capsicum ¼ red capsicum 7 pitted black olives Instructions Preheat oven to 190 c. Spray a baking tray with cooking spray. Slice the wholemeal English muffins length wise and place face up on the baking […]

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Culturally Competent Children

 Australia has one of the most diverse multicultural landscapes in the world with the 2011 Census revealing that almost one quarter of the Australian population were born overseas. As young and diverse as our country is, we are also home to the longest living culture in the world. For more than 80,000 years Aboriginal culture […]

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Growing Green Children

As the world grows older and the population increases it is essential that communities pull together to recognise the importance of sustainability and are proactive in combatting climate change. The environment that a child grows up in heavily impacts their attitude, beliefs and outlook for the rest of their life not to mention the effect […]

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Craft Corner – Give the World a Hand

To celebrate World Environment Day and aid your child in identifying as a member of the worldwide community, help your child to complete this great piece of craft! By painting the globe you are helping your child to identify the world around them and the hand shaped tree will give them a sense of belonging […]

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Sustainability Pilot Program

As the world grows older and the population increases it is important that communities pull together to recognise the importance of sustainability and are proactive in combating climate change. A fantastic example of this is the participation in environmental preservation initiated by Chantelle Gibney, Assistant Director at Kinder Haven Moonee Ponds. The educators and children […]

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Supporting the Leukaemia Foundation

At some of our Kinder Haven centres, children will turn their Child Care and Education Centre into a hairdressing salon during the World’s Greatest Shave to raise much-needed funds to support Australians affected by leukaemia. Children and staff will be colouring their hair and the children can’t wait to get in on the action! You can […]

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Welcome to our new website!

Today we’re happy to announce the launch of our new website for Kinder Haven. It’s been a busy few months of preparation and we really hope you like the result. We’ve tried to make the design much easier for you to use. Some of the new features we think you’ll enjoy include: Blogs (like this […]

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