Monthly Archives: December 2014

Craft Corner – Fans of Summer

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Fans are simple, rudimentary tools that have often been used as a method to keep people cool during the warmer times of the year. Over time, they have fanned out to become an easel on which to express yourself artistically. Our craft idea this month champions creative expression with a practical output in the form […]

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Recipe’s for Children

This year we have made some wonderful recipes designed to tickle tiny tummies and involve children more in cooking to get them more interested in and talking about both wholesome foods and “sometimes” foods! Recipes for children don’t need to be complicated, loaded with sugar or over the top to get their attention or appeal […]

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Yennora’s Big Fruit Bowl

Following up on parent participation. We have had a lovely donation of fruit for the lead up to our “End of Year” party. These fruit have made beautiful fruit bowls for our dining room and in individual rooms, so if children feel hungry we encourage them to snack on something healthy and good for them. […]

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Wishing Tree Appeal with Yennora

At Community Kids Yennora we have been getting involved with our local community. Last weekend, Alicia the Director and Milana went to the 24 hour Kmart at Casula to donate to the “Wishing tree appeal.” All the Educators got together at Community Kids Yennora and donated a gift each making that 8 gifts from the […]

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Yennora Learn about Compost

Miss Janice asked the children what they thought the compost bin was. Jood said “A rubbish bin”, Miss Janice said “Close”. Rhiannon said “I know it is a compost bin”, Miss Janice said “That’s right” and got Rhiannon up to tell the rest of her peers. Miss Joanne then asked the children “What do you […]

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Yennora’s Baby Canvas Project

Community Kids Yennora is proud to present his canvas and gift bags to Fairfield Hospital. The canvas is all the new babies and if you look carefully you can see mothers holding babies. This is to display in their hallways to “Welcome” all our new Community Kids families that will join us in our service. […]

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CK Campbelltown’s Camping Experience

The children at CK Campbelltown were able to share their experiences from the past with each other and an educator about going camping. They showed an understanding of what might occur when you go camping. The children all shared their creativeness through showing different ways that we could make the campfire. It was great to […]

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Dreamtime Connection at Clinton Park

In the Kindy room at Community Kids Clinton Park we have been focusing on the dreamtime and the connection between drawings and paintings and storytelling. This journey began when our interest was sparked by various indigenous peoples from the Aboriginal community who visited us throughout the year. We as a group had become very interested […]

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