STEM & SUSTAINABILITY

Bottles on the Fence

SUSTAINABILITY

IN THE EVERYDAY

What is all the fuss about?

Did you know that being sustainable does not need to be an extra program?

This workshop will remind you how easy it is to commit to sustainable practices that keep our children thinking about how to look after earth including flora and fauna not just keep it clean and green for humans.

Learning Outcomes:
- Your obligations to sustainability
- The impact early childhood can have on being sustainable
- Practical ways to embed sustainability in to the everyday routines of a day at preschool
- Develop a call to action that involves consideration for our First People and Nature.

QA 1 Educational program and practice

QA 3 Physical environment 

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$780

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STEM IN 

EARLY CHILDHOOD

What is the buzz about STEM? Who created this term and is it just a fancy word for science?

This workshop will provide you with an insight into the origins of STEM and how it has been translated and applied in the Australian Early Childhood context.

Learning Outcomes:

- Learn about the history and origins of STEM (Science, Maths, Technology and Engineering) and why there is a focus on it

- Formulate ways to identify STEM in your existing program materials, interactions environments and pace.

- Discuss and brainstorm the language of STEM

- Compare and apply use of a variety of documentation methods to enable STEM to be visible

- Re-think and reflect on how STEM is applied in your curriculum

QA 1 Educational program and practice

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$780

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TEAM BUILDING

DAY - SUSTAINABILITY CHALLENGE

Want to motivate your staff to engage in sustainability in a joyful way?

This workshop dares to inspire and motivate your team by getting outdoors for the day to challenge their resourcefulness and team work skills. We build cubbies, have races and play quirky games using junk (or treasure).

Learning Outcomes:

- Learn to see the potential in the use of everyday items for play

- Build a bank of ideas to reuse items for storage and understand the importance of systems of storage

- Learn to communicate with your team effectively about sustainability by completing a self assessment

- Create a sustainability plan of action to move forward

QA 3 Physical environment

QA 7 Governance and leadership

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$1950

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