The Den (Derrick Ernst Neighbourhood Centre) is excited to announce that we will be running the popular School Readiness program again this January. This program has been very successful over the last four years.
The course runs over 3 weeks and is taught by an Early childhood teacher. The classes will give your child essentials skills which will be extremely useful when beginning their school journey.
Examples of what they will learn are:
– Language Skills: Name recognition, days of the week, colour recognition
– Maths Skills: Identifying shapes, count by 1’s, number identification and number writing
– Physical Skills: Dressing themselves and putting their shoes on, can use the toilet and wash their hands by themselves, opening their lunchbox, scissor skills
– Social and Emotional skills: Communication guidance on talking to friends and teachers, resilience, self-help skills
The course runs over three weeks on Tuesday and Thursday. Ideally, your child should attend every session.
Tuesday – 14th and 21st January
Thursday – 16th, 23rd, and 30th
Suitable for ages 3.5 years to 5 years.
The cost is $35 and you receive a take-home pack
Bookings are essential and places are limited – to book please go to reception at The Den (5 Tara Street, Morley) – you must pay to secure your child’s place. If you have any questions regarding the course please contact The Den on (08) 9375 1985.