Articles mentioning: early learning

Have you taught “car skills” to your toddler?

If you’ve ever had to quite literally ‘restrain’ your toddler while trying to get them into the car seat read on. We are not saying the following tips will always work but they should give you a little more in the parenting armoury when trying to get your child to buckle up or even just […]

Cockburn ELP 2018 enrolment information session

Find out more about the early learning program for 2018 at our ELP parent information session. Ask any questions you may have while you meet the educators and other families attending. Where: Meerilinga Cockburn, 219 Winterfold Rd Coolbellup When:  November 9, 6:30pm – 7:30pm No bookings required.

Sing and Grow 8 Week Workshop

Providing music therapy services in the community for families with young children.  Percussion instruments, drums, ribbons, balls and parachutes are used and every family receives a set of Sing and Grow’s Key Parenting Messages and a CD! Families have fun making music together, learning new ways to support child development. A total of 10 families […]

Training College Information Session Coolbellup

Learn more about studying child care with Meerilinga in the City of Cockburn and meet the team. Meerilinga Training College promotes professional excellence in the early childhood education sector by developing Educators who inspire children’s curiosity and learning. We are a Registered Training Organisation (6000) with more than 30 years experience in early childhood education […]

Want to win a $100 gift card?

High Wycombe and Cockburn Early Learning Program Enrolment Competition There’s never been a better time to enrol your child in the Early Learning Program at either the Meerilinga High Wycombe or Cockburn Children and Family Centres. At the end of Term 1, 10 lucky families from each of the centres will win a $100 gift voucher. How do you enter the […]

FREE Trial Day at Meerilinga Cockburn

When we are looking to find an Early Learning Centre for our children, it’s important to remember that their happiness is the most important factor to consider. At Meerilinga, while we know that you will be impressed by our nature play based activities and energetic teachers that are leading the way in early learning education […]

FREE Trial day at Meerilinga High Wycombe

One of the most important things many of us forget when we are looking to find an Early Learning Centre for our children is that their happiness is the most important factor to consider. At Meerilinga, while we know that you will be impressed by our nature play based activities and energetic teachers that are […]

Creating a Community Hub in High Wycombe

As any of us who have done a renovation could attest it takes a lot of time and quite often money. Imagine if you had an army of volunteers knock on your door and ask if they could help with your project. Believe us it can happen and the inspirational new nature playground at our […]

Getting to know our chickens in Meerilinga Cockburn

The chickens in our Cockburn Early Learning Program have settled into their new home and are growing each time we see them. We can’t believe how much they have grown in a few short months. After a lot of discussion and many, many suggestions the children have named the chickens: Anya, Jemima and Barry! To […]

Learning Life Cycles with a Herb Garden in High Wycombe

Over the last few weeks our High Wycombe Early Learning Program have been very busy creating their own vertical herb garden after the children expressed interest in growing their own plants. As a part of our sustainability program we have used recycled milk bottles for the pots, collected by the children and plant cuttings from […]

Getting our veggie garden ready to eat

Over the last few months our Cockburn Early Learning Program, Pre-kindy for 3 and 4 year olds, have been taking really good care of their vegetable garden, making sure it had enough water and feeding the worms in the worm farm. After waiting very patiently the children were able to pick the first crop of […]

Learning with animals

Our Cockburn Early Learning Program Pre-kindy for 3 and 4 year olds have recently been joined by three very cute little chicks to help the children understand life-cycles, sustainability and the importance of caring for animals and the environment. This is an example of the curriculum in our Early Learning Program and how the children […]

Exceeding National Quality Standards

We are delighted to announce that the Meerilinga Kingsley Early Learning Program has been rated Exceeding under the National Quality Standards. The Kingsley Early Learning Program was assessed under the National Quality Standards on Tuesday 25 August and Wednesday 26 August. Two assessors from the Education and Care Regularity Unit (ECRU) reviewed the educational program, […]