THE TRUGANINA DIFFERENCE

Early Childhood Curriculum

Our long day care service strives to be at the cutting edge of educational teaching and fosters a holistic early learning program that supports every child to achieve their full potential, making us one of the leading child care centres near Tarneit.

Our inspired childcare curriculum embraces a range of early childhood philosophies and proven teaching practices, in accordance with the Early Years Learning Framework of Australia.

Our Nursery Room is designed to support the growth and development of children aged six weeks to 14 months. The qualified Educators at our early learning centre in Melbourne assist with each child’s learning and discovery through interest-based activities which encourage investigation and exploration. Our Nursery environment provides stimulation for your child’s physical, social, emotional, cognitive and language skills.

During their time in the Nursery Room, children are learning new skills every day such as; sitting up, crawling, walking, grasping and throwing, understanding certain words from adults, responding to their name, talking, scribbling and singing – to name a few.

Our Toddler Room is designed to support the growth and development of children aged 14 months to three years. The environment has been specifically designed to provide stimulation for your child’s physical, social, emotional, cognitive and language skills.

During their time in the Toddler Room, children’s development goals include; running, jumping, using steps, dressing themselves, using their imagination, learning rhymes and counting to name a few.

Our Pre-Kinder Room is designed to support the growth and development of children aged three years to four years. Our preschool learning activities provide stimulation for your child’s physical, social, emotional, cognitive and language skills.

During their time in the Pre-Kinder room, children’s development goals include; running, jumping, using steps, dressing themselves, independence, empathy, toilet training, letters and counting − to name a few.

Our Kindergarten curriculum is designed for children four years to six years and is led by university-qualified early childhood teachers who specialise in teaching academic fundamentals within the framework of play-based enquiry.

We pride ourselves on delivering a world-class kindergarten curriculum that focuses upon the development of academic competence, creative problem solving, decision-making skills, independence and a life-long passion for learning.

Set within long day-care hours, our 5-day program provides each child with an individually tailored program focused upon developing the skills for success at school and well beyond.

Our environment and curriculum are specially designed to provide children with the skills required to enter formal schooling.

During their time in the Kindergarten Room, children’s development goals include; dressing, running, jumping, learning sentences, taking part in conversations, writing, identifying letters, memory and concentration, independence and strong self-esteem, playing with others and beginning to understand other’s feelings − to name a few.

What’s Covered in Your Childcare Admission

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Opening Hours

Convenient opening hours from 6:30 am to 6:30 pm
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Accepts Locals

A specialised Kindergarten program that also accepts locals looking for a Tarneit kindergarten
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Extra-Curricular Programs

Multiple extra activities to nurture development
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Rotating Seasonal Menu

Five meals a day with a four week rotating seasonal menu
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Nappies

We provide nappies, or you'll need to provide is spare clothing
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Daily Communication

Daily digital communication to families
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Sustainability Program

Educating children to take care of the planet now and into the future
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Purpose-Built Centre

Purpose-built centre specially designed to promote learning and development

Meals & Nutrition

Truganina Early Learning Centre provides five meals each day, including breakfast, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and a late snack. Through careful child care menu planning, we aim to provide wholesome nourishing meals with ingredients that span the five major food groups, focusing keenly on vegetables, fruits and legumes as well as wholegrain cereals that benefit the growth and development of your child.

Technology

Teaching in the 21st Century requires our educators to incorporate both traditional and modern technology teaching methods into our curriculum. We believe in introducing technology through our play-based approach to ensure children are developing the fundamental skills from an early age. If you’re searching for “child care centers near me that impart technological knowledge”, don’t look past our child care near Wyndham Vale.

Environmental Experiences

At Truganina Early Learning Centre, we endeavour to provide environmental experiences in child care that introduce children to the concepts of sustainability and environmental responsibility, teaching them to take care of the planet now and into the future.

We understand that role-modelling sustainable practices is crucial for helping children become environmentally aware and responsible citizens of the future. We strive to deliver meaningful environmental experiences in child care that they can then take with them in their own lives.

Meals & Nutrition

Truganina Early Learning Centre provides five meals each day, including breakfast, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and a late snack. Through careful child care menu planning, we aim to provide wholesome nourishing meals with ingredients that span the five major food groups, focusing keenly on vegetables, fruits and legumes as well as wholegrain cereals that benefit the growth and development of your child.

Nurturing Children’s Wonder

Inspiring Awe

From the way we read a storybook to the toys that fill our room, we aim to inspire awe through every simple thing we do.

Adventuring Together

We don't need to leave the centre to go on spectacular adventures together, from the world outside to the world of our imaginations.

Letting Life Sparkle

Friendships, mealtimes, story sharing, watching butterflies float by. We let life's little moments sparkle and inspire pure joy.

Taking Cognitive Journeys

Learning begins with fun and cognitive journeys of discovery. We set the sense and tantalise the senses and let our little ones do the rest.

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