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May Is For Mindfulness
May Is For Mindfulness

We hear plenty about mindfulness these days, but what does it really mean – and how is it helpful in an early learning environment?  

Menu Spotlight: Watermelon Pizza
Menu Spotlight: Watermelon Pizza
Mother’s Day Breakfast Idea: Yoghurt Sundae
Mother’s Day Breakfast Idea: Yoghurt Sundae
Young Academics expands its innovative early learning network with the opening of new centres in Bossley Park and Rouse Hill 
Young Academics expands its innovative early learning network with the opening of new centres in Bossley Park and Rouse Hill 
May Is For Mindfulness
May Is For Mindfulness

We hear plenty about mindfulness these days, but what does it really mean – and how is it helpful in an early learning environment?  

Nutrition & Recipes
Eating Over the Festive Season
10 Dec 2021
Eating Over the Festive Season ...
December is finally here and the holiday season is in full swing. As parents, it is normal for us to question “how much is too much?”. If this is
Healthy Lunch Box Snacks
10 Dec 2021
Healthy Lunch Box Snacks
Lunch box snacks are an important part of your child’s diet. Healthy snacks are a great way to meet your child’s extra nutritional needs for
Building a Healthy Lunchbox
07 Dec 2021
Building a Healthy Lunchbox
Packing a healthy lunch box for your child can feel like an overwhelming task. The food we include in our child’s lunch box can contribute up to
Child Development
preschool sydney
15 Nov 2021
At Home Tips: Developing Your ...
Did you know that you can improve your preschool-aged child’s reading skills at home? Parents, find out what our tips are for helping your
Learning Environments
05 Nov 2021
Learning Environments – the ...
Learning Environments – the importance of carefully designed indoor/outdoor learning spaces Learning environments are an integral part of a
Anxiety in Children
14 Oct 2021
Anxiety in Young Children and ...
Anxiety in Young Children and How to Build Resilience   For children under the age of five, anxiety and fear are a normal part of development as
Activities & Ideas
Science Week Celery Dying
18 Aug 2021
National Science Week 2021: Ce ...
Welcome to National Science Week 2021. This year’s theme is Food: Different by Design, in honour of United Nations’ International Year of
National Science Week 2021
16 Aug 2021
National Science Week 2021: Cu ...
Welcome to National Science Week 2021. This year’s theme is Food: Different by Design, in honour of United Nations’ International Year of
Air-dry clay
12 Aug 2021
At-home fun: Air-dry clay
Giving children different mediums to play can entice their interests and curiosity. Modelling clay is a safe, simple and fun way for a hands-on
Parenting Tips
Am I a Bad Mum: The Podcast
01 Feb 2022
Am I a Bad Mum: The Podcast
Do you find yourself asking: “Am I Bad Mum?” Our Dietitian, Michelle Theodosi from The Lifestyle Dietitian spoke to the podcast “Am
Child Care Centres
03 Nov 2021
Answered: A Parent’s Mos ...
The Child Care Subsidy (CCS) is an important tool made available by the Australian Government to help with the financial costs associated with
School Readiness
02 Sep 2021
Getting Your Child School Read ...
-Our Transition to School Program and What You Can Do at Home- The transition to school is such an important milestone in your child/ren’s
YA Moments
Make your own playdough
30 Jul 2021
Early Learning Matters Week: M ...
Playing with playdough provides numerous benefits to children, as they learn to manipulate it in many ways, and get creative while doing so. It is
Scavenger Hunt
29 Jul 2021
Early Learning Matters Week: S ...
What’s better than a scavenger hunt? A scavenger hunt in
Back-and-forth drawing game
28 Jul 2021
Early Learning Matters Week: B ...
This is a game for kids or kids and adults that allows each person to build off of the previous person’s drawings. This back-and-forth drawing game
Media releases
08 Nov 2021
Young Academics acquires four ...
Young Academics acquires four new childcare centres in Sydney’s West, expanding its early learning network to 20 centres – 11 additional
Young Academics partners with The Lifestyle Dietitian to build healthy eating habits in children
24 Jan 2021
Young Academics partners with ...
Young Academics partners with The Lifestyle Dietitian to build healthy eating habits in children Nutritionist reveals 80% of children not eating
preschool near me
14 Jul 2020
Welcoming Our Newest Locations ...
This July, we are proud to announce we have opened our two newest state-of-the-art childcare centres in New South