News & Updates
Christmas is Coming...
06-12-2018 
We will close for Christmas holidays at 3pm on Wednesday December 19th and return to the preschool on Wednesday January 30th

We have been rated EXCEEDING again!
17-10-2018 
We were assessed and rated in September and have been given a rating of EXCEEDING the National Quality Standard in ALL 7 areas!

Holidays are on the horizon...
24-09-2018 
We will be closing for our end of term three holidays from 3.30pm this Friday and returning on Monday October 15th.

Early Childhood Australia Conference
24-09-2018 
Three of our staff team attended the ECA conference in Sydney last week.

What a great day!
5-09-2018 
Thanks to all of the parents who came along to our cafe excursion. 

Boston Republic Here we come...
26-08-2018 
To follow up the children's interest in restaurant play we are visiting a local cafe this week for lunch!

Aunty Wendy is Coming!
25-08-2018 
On Wednesday September 12th Aunt Wendy will be visiting us.

Free Eye Screening
02-08-2018 
Next week we will have our annual eye screening visit.

Sunflowers...
23-07-2018 
We have grown sunflowers from seeds harvested from a sunflower that a family brought along to preschool from their own garden... take a look!

Marsfield House Fire
22-06-2018 
THANK YOU!

Our Vegetable Garden is Looking Great!
03-07-2018 
Look how well our broccoli is growing.....

Muru Mittigar Visit
04-06-2018 
We can't wait to learn some dances and songs this week...

Monthly Morning Tea
11-05-18 
If you are on our waiting list or would like to know more about us why not come along to one of the monthly morning teas?

Visit to Eastwood Heights School
12-04-2017 
Thanks to the teachers at Eastwood Heights Public School who invited us to come along to their hat parade at the end of term.

The Ladder.....
12-04-2017 
This term some children have worked together to make a ladder using timber and screws. A small group of children used tape measures and pencils to mark out the distance between the ladder rungs on two pieces of timber. A good chance to include numeracy in action once again. (EYLF Outcome 5 Numeracy development)

Numeracy and Counting Seeds
12-04-2017 
Early this term some of the children picked some tomatoes from our vegetable garden and were very interested in the seeds inside. This led to counting the seeds and then exploring a range of fruit to predict if the fruit would have one seed or many seeds. 

English as an additional language?
28-04-2016 
We are experts in developing children's language skills.

Reading/Writing and Numeracy
09-04-2016 
They are a part of everyday at St. George's!


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Our Basic Routine

At St. George's we like to be flexible and we change the way our day operates according to the children, their interests and the flow of their play. But we also have a routine which takes into account sunsafe practices, staff to child ratios and times for active play and rest and relaxation.

This is what our basic routine looks like:

Winter Routine. (Terms Two and Three)  

(Thurs/Fri 8am to 9am Variety of table and floor activities in hall) 

9am-10.45am to   Indoor Activities  

10.45am  Pack away indoors with children.  

10.45 am - 11.30am Morning tea outside at tables when chn choose.

                   (If morning tea is indoors, 10.15am - 11am)

10.45am-12.20pm - Outdoor activities  

12.20pm -12.30pm - Pack away outdoors with children  

12.30pm - 12.55pm grouptime  

12.55pm - 1pm Handwashing  

1pm - Lunch  

1.20pm -1.40pm - Quiet activities on carpet/finish of lunch  

1.40pm - 2.10 pm Variety of activities according to childrens rest needs:

                             Quiet activities on carpet/tables,

                             Activities in hall according to childrens interests.  

210pm-2.15 pm - Pack away beds, toys etc  

2.15pm - 2.45 pm Music activities  

2.45pm -3pm books on carpet area

(Thurs/Fri 3pm -3.30pm Floor activities/book reading in hall)


Summer Routine. (Terms One and Four)

(Thurs/Fri 8am -9am Variety of table and floor activities in hall)  

9am-11am-  Outdoor Activities  

10.45am - pack away outdoors with children.  

10.00 am - 10.45am Morning tea outside at tables when chn choose.  

11am-12.20pm - Inside activities  

12.20pm -12.30pm - Pack away indoors with children  

12.30pm - 12.55pm language grouptime  

12.55pm - 1pm Handwashing  

1pm - Lunch  

1.20pm -1.40pm - Quiet activities on carpet/finish of lunch  

1.40pm - 2.10 pm Variety of activities according to childrens rest needs:

                             Quiet activities on carpet/tables,

                             Activities in hall according to childrens interests.  

210pm-2.15 pm - Pack away beds, toys etc  

2.15pm - 2.45 pm Music activities  

2.45pm -3pm books on carpet area

(Thurs/Fri 3pm -3.30pm Floor activities/book reading in hall)