Teaching Children Kindness

Our lives are getting busier, we are working longer hours and our children participate in more and more extracurricular activities. It is important that we teach our children to the principles of kindness to assist them with the many interactions they will have throughout their lives. . Kindness is also equated with good manners. As […]

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Egg carton caterpillar!

Many children have a unique fascination with creepy crawlies and any kind of animal that can be found in their very own backyard. With the weather heating up what a perfect time of year to explore outside and make beautiful creations inspired by nature! This is an egg-cellent (oh come one how could we not!) […]

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Apple Rose Pastries

Spring has sprung and what better way to celebrate than by creating these gorgeous little apple treats with and for your children! With just a handful of ingredients you will be able to create a bunch of roses in no time. Ingredients 2 red apples 1 sheet of puff pastry 1/4 teaspoon cinnamon Juice of […]

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Wax watercolour painting!

Watercolour paints are great way for children (and adults!) to experiment and create art. We used some household items to make cool invisible messages on paper and then used watercolour paints to watch the hidden messages appear! This is an excellent expression activity for children, as the artwork possibilities are endless. Items needed: White paper […]

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Sweet Potato Brownies Recipe

These brownies are a great way to add another serve of vegetables into children’s meals in the form of a chocolate treat!   Serves: 12 Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 40 mins   Ingredients 1 medium sweet potato (orange) – 2-3 cups when grated 2 whole eggs ½ cup melted coconut oil ⅓ cup […]

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Dine at Mine with First Grammar Seven Hills

On Friday the 11th September, First Grammar Seven Hills hosted a ‘Dine at Mine’ event which raises awareness for Camp Quality. Families were invited to a dinner party at the service. Educators transformed the back yard into a beautiful restaurant where families could sit and enjoy a beautiful 3 course buffet meal. ALL of the food […]

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Father’s Day Craft

“MY DAD ROCKS!” A guide to making the best Father’s Day present ever! The best gifts given are gifts that come from the heart. This month we have made pet rocks in celebration of Father’s Day with a few pun-tastic elements to boot! Make your Dad a super special gift! Gather your rock and art […]

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