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Event: Raising children in the digital age with Dr. Kristy Goodwin

This is a FREE event for our parents and the local community. You are invited! Please submit your information below to RSVP. Kristy translates the latest research into practical and digestible information, tips, and tricks for parents so that they can feel confident and assured that they’re raising healthy, happy and balanced kids in the...

Event: An evening with child psychologist – Ian Wallace

This is a FREE event for our parents and the local community. You are invited! Please submit your information below to RSVP. Parenting can be tricky. As children move through their early formative years, there are moments as parents we might sometimes wish there had been an instruction booklet provided. We move forward with love...

You Inspire Me! Staff Conference 2017 [video]

Creativity, inspiration and motivation were key elements to the conference that made it a great success. Kindalin teams attended Workshop presentations which included: Play: Is it all it’s cracked up to be? Anthony Semann shared his insights into all things play including: The benefits and value of play Our role in play to scaffold and...

Event: Is my child ready for School?

What it means to be ready for school means many things to many people. In this presentation Anthony will share his thinking on what it means to be ready for school and what you as a parent can do to support your child’s well-being and transition from an early childhood program to a school based...

Special Visitors, Role Play and Investigations..

Visitors to Kindalin provide the children with links to the wider community, helping to build their awareness of their part in society in which they belong. The special visitors discussed the important work they do and the children became more familiar with their different roles. The children were enthralled as they listened to the SES workers...

Reading Challenge 2017 update

We look forward to hearing from our families about their participation, from home in the Kindalin Reading Challenge. The first check-in week will be from the 5 – 9 June. We ask that all children bring in their Reading Logs so we can record how many books have been read so far. Please read on to see what’s...

Ian Wallace at Kindalin Frenchs Forest 2017

Ian shared his insights and gave practical ideas to build resilient positive behaviours in children. He discussed strategies to help build positive behaviours which included: Using positive language and a confident tone of voice Having rules and sticking to these Labelling the behaviour not the child Behaviour Management starts from a young age and 80%...

Event: Raising children in the digital age with Dr. Kristy Goodwin

Kristy translates the latest research into practical and digestible information, tips, and tricks for parents so that they can feel confident and assured that they’re raising healthy, happy and balanced kids in the digital age. “I arm parents with evidence-based information about how technology is changing the ways young children learn, develop and play. I’m on...

Our seventh annual Reading Challenge launches next week!

How time flies… and it’s almost that time of year again – time for you to brush off your bookshelf and join us for the seventh annual Kindalin Reading Challenge! Running from May to September each year, our Kindalin Reading Challenge is a fun 20-week reading marathon and a highlight of the Kindalin event calendar....

Event: Building Resilient & Responsible Children with Ian Wallace

Parenting can be tricky. As children move through their early formative years, there are moments as parents we might sometimes wish there had been an instruction booklet provided. We move forward with love and care, but sometimes it’s helpful to hear an expert talk about these beautiful and challenging years. Ian Wallace has been a...