News

11
Sep

Connection and Contribution at Creative Minds ELC

Benjamin Franklin said it best … “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.”

10
Sep

A Passion for Learning at Creative Minds, Pimpama

Children love the journey of learning when it is available to them through pathways that spark interest, imagination and creativity.  Here at Creative Minds Early Learning Centre in Pimpama, we endeavour to inspire passion in the children to continue to explore and make sense of their world around them. In the words of Larry Martinek, “With understanding comes passion, and

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27
Aug

Confident and Involved Learners at Creative Minds, Pimpama

Our Murun Studio children (3-4 year old children) have loved becoming involved in the gardening area of the centre.  While tending to one of the garden beds, the children were absolutely delighted to discover that their parsley had grown in abundance.  Tending to the gardens, has given them the opportunity to develop working theories about the living world and knowledge

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14
Aug

Play at Creative Minds Early Learning Centre, Pimpama

Our childcare educational program is based on the Early Years Learning Framework (EYLF) and an emergent play based curriculum, allowing the educators to engage the children in a way that they learn best.  Therefore, if you are looking for a centre that provides an environment where children’s play is recognised as meaningful learning and the importance of spontaneous play is

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9
Aug

Developing Relationships at Creative Minds, Pimpama

The children who attend Creative Minds ELC in Pimpama experience an environment where they develop necessary strategies and skills for initiating, maintaining and enjoying relationships.  However, we also believe it is very important that they develop ways to enjoy solitary play when they choose to do so. If you are looking for a centre where children experience an environment where

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8
Aug

Creative Minds Kindergarten, Pimpama

As the Creative Minds Early Childhood Teacher, Miss Emma, provides a collaborative environment for all pre-prep children.  This environment empowers them to take responsibility for their own learning and for them to develop the ability to gather information from a range of media, such as books.  They are also provided with opportunities to have sustained and reciprocal conversations with each

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26
Jul

Our Kindergarten Learning Environment at Creative Minds, Pimpama

As the Creative Minds Early Childhood Teacher, Miss Emma, provides a collaborative environment for all pre-prep children.  This environment empowers them to take responsibility for their own learning and for them to develop a perception of themselves as competent and confident explorers who will ask questions and seek answers. If you are seeking a learning environment where your child will

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25
Jul

Miss Emma has the Big Tick at Creative Minds Early Learning Centre

Kia Ora and hello, my name is Miss Emma and I am extremely proud to be the Early Childhood Teacher (ECT) at Creative Minds.  As you may have noticed from my greeting I am originally from New Zealand where I obtained my Bachelor of Teaching and Learning (Early Childhood). As the Creative Minds ECT, I endeavour to provide an environment

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23
Jul

Kindergarten Tick of Approval from Queensland Government

Did you know that here at Creative Minds Early Learning Centre, Pimpama we run a Queensland Government Approved Kindergarten Program? For all children who will be attending Prep next year, our dedicated and fully qualified Kindergarten Teacher, Miss Emma, provides many learning opportunities for the children to learn, develop and grow while preparing for the next step of their educational

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27
Jun

Collaborative Learning at Creative Minds Pimpama

At Creative Minds Early Learning Centre we believe that it is extremely important that children experience an environment where they are encouraged to learn with and alongside others, whether it be with adults or other children.  This collaborative environment is provided from a very early age at our centre as you can see here in our Jiburr Studio (where children

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