Jan02

HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM TWO RIVERS EARLY LEARNING TEAM...

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A guide to disciplining your kid
May17

A guide to disciplining your kid

“Discipline is about guiding and teaching our children — it’s not about punishment or anger,” says Scott Wooding, a child psychologist in Calgary and author of The Parenting Crisis. “It’s simply a way of helping kids learn right from wrong, and keeping them safe.” Here are some strategies to keep your kids on track. How to discipline your toddler Where they’re at: Your little guy isn’t whining, fussing or having temper tantrums to...

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Child Care Subsidy Changes in July 2018
Feb26

Child Care Subsidy Changes in July 2018

8 min read From 1 July 2018, The Government Child Care Subsidy makes early learning more affordable for many Australians. The below guide is provided to help break down the benefits for you and your family. There are three means tests that will be applied to assess your eligibility for the Child Care Subsidy: 1.   Combined family income The table below shows the percentage of child care fees the Government will contribute based on a...

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Cooking with Kids: 5 Ways to Get Children Involved in the Kitchen
Mar01

Cooking with Kids: 5 Ways to Get Children Involved in the Kitchen

Cooking is a fantastic family activity, and there are many ways to get kids involved, no matter how old they are! There is so much more they can do besides, “Shake and Bake! And I helped!” In the kitchen, children can learn math skills, practice fine-motor coordination, make choices about nutrition, and of course, learn basic cooking techniques. Making foods from different countries is also a superb way to start conversations about...

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Do you have a little vegetable hater at home?
Feb15

Do you have a little vegetable hater at home?

Do you have a little vegetable hater at home? Most children do not like vegetables. There are varieties of reasons behind it, but with appropriate care and attention, you can help your child. Studies show that human are born with the sweet taste and all of us get used to eating all the other tastes later on. So, genes are the first impact. Other reasons such as: Lack of fun element Vegetables are not linked with enjoyment or fun. They...

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Tips to have a successful centre tour
Jan24

Tips to have a successful centre tour

Tips to have a successful centre tour For many parents, finding the right childcare centre stirs up a range of emotions. Childcare can be a special place that nurtures and enhances the development of children. It can be an environment for learning, development and growth through play and socialisation with others. It’s a Home away from home and it’s very important to find the right childcare centre. Here are some tips for what to...

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