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Book Character Dress Up Day 2019

Thank you to all the parents and children for embracing this day and making it so special!  Children who are read to every day have a larger vocabulary than those who aren’t read to at all. It turns out that reading has many advantages and the benefits of reading are worth the short amount of time it takes. Not only does reading enhance a child’s vocabulary, and to help them understand how to read and write, but reading aloud to children also helps them to understand different topics about the world and everyday life! Most importantly though… it makes them feel seen, …

Earth’s EcoWarriors – Concert 2019

The EcoKids 2019 concert theme is so important to me as it stands for everything we believe in at our school. We are understanding and supportive and we have such an important job. We are raising Earth’s EcoWarriors. We are families from all different backgrounds, with different cultures and upbringings. We have different interests, unique talents, strengths weakness. We are all different, but we are all the same. And we teach our children tolerance, compassion and generosity as we instill these values in our young EcoWarriors. We sang song’s that the incredible EcoKids’ Teachers and Assistants have taught the children. …

Merry Christmas! May Peace and Love fill your homes and your hearts :-)

Merry Christmas to all our EcoKids Families! wishing you a wonderful day surrounded by family and friends. May you share love and laughter with all around you. Good food and thoughtful gifts. Remembering Jesus and all the reasons we celebrate Him. Children: Remember your thank you’s and say GOODBYE to your Elfs on Shelfs!! Yipee (sigh of relief from all the parents!) Moms and Dads: Remember to keep living Green and recycling over the Holidays I am sure you will all be Blessed with family and fun, beautiful gifts and surrounded by love! Warm Christmas Wishes Teacher Anita and all …

Smart Squad Graduation 2018

We are so proud of our young graduate you’s Cause today is the day we celebrate that too! Prouder than proud it is cooler than cool!. Because now you’re done at EcoKids Preschool! It’s hard for us to believe that the time has come for you children…. our babies, to go to Grade 1! It feels like a blink of an eye ago when you first started preschool….. and we looked at you and your parents looked at you and thought “Oh wow! You are growing up too fast!” and now you are leaving pre-school and we are still saying …

Kidsville Outing and Boot Camp

Our Smart Squad and Curious Crew children enjoyed a wonderful day at Kidsville this Friday! Thank you to all our wonderful moms and dads who assisted with transport and the fabulous teachers who made the day so exciting! BIG THANK YOU and HUGE Admiration time!   Coach Tim You are a master at what you do and I don’t think we can put a value to the work you do with these children! When I see what an enormous impact you are having on their lives I can not thank you enough! Gross motor skill is the foundation of learning …

Bike-a-thon 2018

Bike-a-thon 2018 was wonderful! Apart from the wind, the day was a wonderful success as usual! We are very impressed with the number of children riding so confidently and more importantly, what amazing team spirit! They cheered each other on and pushed the little ones around. We could not ask for better sportsmanship. Thank you Tiago Nazareth for capturing the day. Your photographs are wonderful!

Let’s go on SAFARI! Wild and Earthly Animal Show

Thank you for an amazing show Wild and Earthly and for wonderful moments captured so expertly Tiago Nazareth Our little people were in awe and so inspired. I love how they get the opportunity to experience so much. So Blessed!

Blast Off to Outer Space! Concert 2018

Thank you to all our awesome parents for your incredible support and providing us with such little actors and actresses! The day was a huge success but the lessons and experiences had by all in the lead up to the big day where just as exciting and important!

Photo Credits: Tiago Nazareth (thank you ;-) )

Smart Squad – Grade R Graduation 2017

Well done Smart Squad we could not be more proud of you! These amazing children put on such a show! From their opening dance, to the songs and rhymes they performed to the fact that they THEMSELVES cooked Graduation Dinner for their families and set the tables for a delicious banquet where they themselves served the food they had prepared! What amazingly competent and efficient children. You have impressed us in every way. To Adam, Connor, Kaylin, Milla, Olivia and Tyler You are capable, independent, organised and efficient! You are kind, compassionate and well mannered! You are intelligent, free thinking …

Art Expo 2017

What a beautiful and successful evening our Art Expo was. Everyone who attended was filled with creative inspiration. Thank you to all attendees and to the Playful Pups and Busy Bugs parents for all the yummy treats and to Tiago for the beautiful photos. Enjoy the photos.