Speaking Up About Speech Pathology

Speech pathology is the study of evaluating and treating communication and swallowing disorders. The study of speech has many uses and is very important in understanding the construction of language and how different people learn to communicate in different ways. Speech Pathology Australia, or simply the SPA, are leading researchers in the area and have created awards for […]

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Baala Banjo visits Thuringowa Central

At Thuringowa Central World of Learning we had a special visitor come to the centre to visit all of the children. Nii from Baala Banjo, an African Musician who tours around Australia, came and introduced his cultures music to the very excited children. All the children and their families were invited along to come and […]

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Craft Corner – Boomerang

Boomerangs have been used for centuries by indigenous people predominantly for hunting but also more recently for sport and entertainment. Creating a cardboard boomerang is a fun way to keep children active, allow them to use their creativity, fine motor skills and teach them about Aboriginal culture. For a fun afternoon activity, follow the below […]

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Cooking with Kids – Pizza Smile’s

Ingredients 3 Light wholemeal English muffins ½ cup pizza sauce ½ cup pizza grated cheese ¼ green capsicum ¼ yellow capsicum ¼ red capsicum 7 pitted black olives Instructions Preheat oven to 190 c. Spray a baking tray with cooking spray. Slice the wholemeal English muffins length wise and place face up on the baking […]

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Culturally Competent Children

Australia has one of the most diverse multicultural landscapes in the world with the 2011 Census revealing that almost one quarter of the Australian population were born overseas. As young and diverse as our country is, we are also home to the longest living culture in the world. For more than 80,000 years Aboriginal culture […]

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Community Open Days

This Saturday the 21st of June 2014 from 10 am to 1 pm, Little Piper and Kingsgrove World of Learing are holding Free Community Open Days. This is a great opportunity to come along to the centre to meet the educators and have a tour of the wonderful facilities on offer. Of course it is also a family event so […]

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Prestons Free Community Open Day

Our Prestons World of Learning centre is holding a FREE Community Open Day on Saturday 14th June from 10am to 1pm. This is a great opportunity to come along to the centre to meet the educators and have a tour of the wonderful facilities on offer. Of course it is also a family event so we’d […]

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