Tag: sustainable education

Garden

Best Edible Australian Native Plants for the School Garden (Part 1)

All around the world, school gardens dedicate growing areas for native plants.  The Australian Native Plants Society defines "native plant"...
Lunch at Sustainable Play Preschool: Creamy cauliflower pasta shells with broccoli, peas and baked tofu nuggets
News Recipes Sustainability

Why plant-based? Launching our sustainable Autumn + Winter menu

Yes, you read that right.  Our pre-school menu is 100% plant-based, entirely free of animal products, and most importantly highly…

Garden

8 Preschool Garden Themes with Activities

It's a beautiful experience teaching preschoolers in the garden and watching them connect with nature. However, the playful, exploratory nature...
Garden

Top 15 Plants to Grow in the School Garden

Every growing space in the school garden contains precious soil, plants, and opportunities for learning. Often our dreams of bountiful...
News

A Sustainable Construction

We are getting close to the finish line!  In our last construction blog post we outlined our approach to a…

preschool lake macquarie enrolments
News

Sustainable Preschool Design and Deconstruction

 We’re excited to announce that the construction of Sustainable Play Preschool is well underway! Designing Sustainable Play Preschool This vital…

biodiversity
Sustainability

10 Ways to help protect Australia’s Biodiversity

“Human beings depend for their sustenance, health, well-being, and enjoyment of life on biodiversity. We derive all of our food…

natural loose parts play dried flowers
Play

Why Natural Loose Parts?

What are loose parts? Loose parts are materials that can be moved, carried, combined, redesigned, lined up, and taken apart…

living smart festival sustainable play preschool
News

Visit Our Stall at Living Smart Festival!

We’re thrilled to announce we will have a Sustainable Play Preschool stall at this year’s Living Smart Festival. Our stall…

how to reduce single use plastic at work
Sustainability

How to Reduce Single-Use Plastic at Work

Reducing Single-Use Plastic at Work It can be disheartening to tackle a plastic-free challenge at home or in your own…