Entries by The Tree House

Grandparents Morning Tea

To celebrate Seniors Week, we invited grandparents to come and play with their grandchildren. All the grandparents had a wonderful time and helped the children to; remember to share the toys and to always use manners. The Tree House children thoroughly enjoyed shoring off their grandparents.

Funky Hair Day

The Tree House supported The World’s Greatest Shave by having a funky hair day on Friday 13 March. The children enjoyed getting their hair sprayed a variety of colours, gelled, plaited and tied into ponytails. Bradley, a nursery teacher had his hair completely shaved off, for the 4th year! Anita the Tree House receptionist had […]

Our Beach Day

The morning of Friday 27th February may have started out a little gloomy, but it soon brightened up as we prepared for a variety of fun beach day activities. All the children came dressed for some sun, sand and water action. We had zinc, sunnies, beach props for beach dress ups, sandcastle building, fishing and […]

Chinese New Year

On Thursday 19th February the children spent time learning about Chinese New Year celebrations. During their creative arts time the children had the opportunity to copy some Chinese symbols. This proved to be a great challenge as they developed their fine motor skills and hand eye coordination. After all their hard work they enjoyed some […]

Annual Christmas Party

Our Christmas Party, held on Saturday 13th December, was a resounding success with plenty of festive arts and crafts. Each child was able to make their very own reindeer food to sprinkle on their lawn on Christmas Eve, so the reindeers could find their way. Christmas jewellery was made with beads to wear on Christmas […]

Class of 2014 Graduation

34 happy smiling children graduated from The Tree House on Friday 12th December. The children performed songs and items for 150 family and friends. There was not a dry eye in the audience when the children’s journey from babies to school age was shown on the big screen. These 34 children are well prepared to […]

Christmas Giving Tree

A big thank you to our fantastic families who supported this most worthy fundraiser. We were able to donate over 200 Christmas gifts to our local Salvation Army, which were distributed to families in need in our local community.

Our Outdoor Areas Transformed

Our four outdoor play areas have been recreated and the children love their new spaces. The upper outdoor areas have been divided into Active and Passive play areas. The Active area has a mound complete with slide, climbing wall and elevated balance beam. The Passive area has an elevated smooth concrete sided sandpit with a […]

Remembrance Day

This year the 11th November marked the 96th anniversary of the Armistice which ended the First World War (1914-18). Each year on this day Australians observe one minute’s silence at 11am in memory of those who died or suffered in all was and armed conflicts. Today the children from the Pre-Kindy rooms walked over to […]

Science Spectacular

The Tree House had a lot of fun participating in National Science Week. Science education in early childhood is of great importance to many aspects of a child’s development. Young children are motivated to explore the world around them and early science experiences can capitalise on this inclination. The children at The Tree House participated […]