Set yourself up for success in 2024 and beyond. Sign up and attend some of the online and in-person workshops we're hosting for early years educators and leaders. More workshops will be added so make sure you keep your eyes peeled on our website and social channels. 

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Port Hedland Workshop - Developing Gross Motor Skills

Free 90-minute workshop, Tuesday July 30, 2024. 5:30pm-7:00pm
South Hedland Child and Parent Centre
Made possible thanks to support from Healthway

Learn how to deliver simple, engaging and effective gross motor skill programs in early childhood education and care settings. We'll cover:

  • The importance of developing children's gross motor skills and physical literacy in the early years
  • Simple, evidence-based strategies educators can use to encourage skill development and active play in children aged 0-4 years
  • Live demonstrations of how educators can use KIDDO to deliver effective and engaging physical literacy programs in your setting

Who should attend? Educators working in long hours day care, community kindergarten, primary schools and family day care. Anyone who works with children aged 0-6 years and is interested in how to support their gross motor skill development.

Register for July 30th session

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Simple and effective ways to develop gross motor skills

Watch the reply and learn how to deliver simple, engaging and effective gross motor skill programs in early childhood education and care settings.

  • The importance of developing children's gross motor skills and physical literacy in the early years
  • Simple, evidence-based strategies educators can use to encourage skill development and active play in children aged 0-4 years
  • Live demonstrations of how educators can use KIDDO to deliver effective and engaging physical literacy programs in your setting

Who will this video help the most? Educators working in long hours day care, community kindergarten, and family day care, as well as anyone who works with children aged 0-4 years and is interested in how to support their gross motor skill development.

Teaching FMS
Obstacle courses & active play activities – practical workshop

No video replay for this in person workshop.

This workshop showed educators:

  • how to create and deliver fun, engaging and effective obstacle courses that are suitable for children 0 to 4, and with minimal equipment
  • 10 super fun and easy to run KIDDO activities focused on gross motor skill development for all ages.

 

Info session for Early Childhood Educators & Directors

This replay video will teach early childhood educators and management how to deliver evidence-based programs that provide lifelong benefits to the children in your care

Focusing on 0-4 years, this video for ECEC services provides an overview on:

  • The importance of developing children's gross motor skills and physical literacy.
  • Professional learning opportunities and building the capacity of educators to deliver evidence-based programs.
  • What KIDDO is all about and a live website demo.
  • How we'll support you with implementation.
  • Questions and answers
Using the Milestone Observation Tool

Watch this video to learn how to navigate and utilise the milestone observation tool within KIDDO. Focusing on children 0-4 years, this session teaches ECEC Educators how to:

  • set up your children/rooms.
  • observe, gain insights and report on their children’s physical development.
  • use data to inform educators and parents about programming and children's milestones.
  • access and share the automatically generated reports with families.
Gross motor skill development & active play

Watch the video replay to learn how to effectively use KIDDO to promote gross motor skill development and active play in children 0-4 years.

This session will help educators and management to deliver evidence-based programs to develop gross motor skills and physical literacy for the children in their care.

Using KIDDO for your programming and planning: for Education/Curriculum Leaders

Watch the replay video of our ECEC session - Programming and Planning with KIDDO

This session will take you through how to maximise the use of KIDDO in your service for programming and planning. We share tips on engaging your educators and families and demonstrate how to set up your educators, rooms, children and families on the KIDDO website. 

It will teach you lots of time-saving tips and tricks, including how to fully utilise KIDDO for planning, programming and reporting across all ages/all rooms within your service.