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At Medowie Gumnut Preschool, we are passionate about nutrition for children. Children have their own unique nutrient needs and meeting those needs is vital for a child to grow up big and strong (and healthy)! A child’s diet should consist of a variety of foods that contain a range of nutrients. Nutrients In Food When talking about food, you’ll often […]
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When to start your child in school is a major decision for parents, particularly for those with a child whose birthday is amidst the grey area of cut-off dates. Do you send at 4½ or wait until almost 6 years old? School readiness is not about being able to count or know the alphabet – these are skills that are […]
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LIGHTING Replace traditional light bulbs with energy saving globes which use 75% less energy and save $9 each per year Turn off lights when not in the room and use sensors for outside lights Replace energy hungry halogen down-lights with energy efficient LED or CFL down-lights Install skylights to let natural light brighten up dark areas of your house HEATING […]
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