All about preschool
  • Preschool in your state
    PRESCHOOLERS
    Preschool in your state
    Preschool is called different things and works differently across Australia. This article explains.
  • Preschool: how it works
    PRESCHOOLERS
    Preschool: how it works
    This guide explains how preschool works, what kids do at preschool and why it’s good for kids.
  • Practical tips
    PRESCHOOLERS
    Practical tips
    You can use these practical tips to help your child settle into day-to-day life at preschool.
  • Preschool fears
    PRESCHOOLERS
    Preschool fears
    Get tips for helping children settle in at preschool and ideas for overcoming anxiety about preschool.
Preschoolers & media
  • Computer use
    PRESCHOOLERS
    Computer use
    Help your preschooler get the most out of computer time by choosing appropriate games and programs.
  • Screen time
    TODDLERS TO TEENS
    Screen time
    How much screen time should your child have? Not much. Here’s a healthy approach to daily screen time.
  • TV & preschoolers
    PRESCHOOLERS
    TV & preschoolers
    TV time can mean less time for active and creative play. Here are ideas to help you find a balance.
  • Internet safety
    PRESCHOOLERS TO TEENS
    Internet safety
    Your challenge? Help your child enjoy the benefits of the internet and avoid the risks. Here’s how.
Play & learning videos
  • Rough play
     
    BABIES TO GROWN-UPS
    Rough play
    Kids often love rough play like chasing and wrestling. This video shows how to get the most out of it.
  • Play and learning
     
    PRESCHOOLERS
    Play and learning
    Play with preschoolers to help them learn. Start with simple activities like counting things.
  • Playgroups
     
    TODDLERS TO GROWN-UPS
    Playgroups
    Parents talk about playgroups, child care and preschool and share strategies for settling children in.
  • Telling stories
     
    BABIES TO SCHOOL AGE
    Telling stories
    Storytelling promotes literacy and language and gets children ready to start reading. Hear more.