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October 2017

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A Speech Pathologist’s top 5 tips for preschoolers

Speech pathologist, Mimi Naylor provides five essential preschool skills to work on with your child at least six to 18 months before they start school.  From a speech pathology perspective, she gives tips about speech sounds, hearing, understanding language, using language and pre-literacy skills.

5 Tips To Smooth Out The Transition From Baby Cot To Big Bed

Content provided by Kinderling Kids Radio, a Playgroup NSW partner


Your little baby is growing up. It’s a huge moment!

Most parents have many questions about how to make this transition smoother and more efficient for their children. With good reason, some children adapt to it quite easily while others require a bit more time and patience.

Here are some useful tips to help your child adapt easier.


Need behaviour management tips?


Playgroup NSW Members:  Join us at the Parramatta Rydges Hotel for our Annual General Meeting on the  evening of Wednesday, 8 November to hear child psychologist, Dr Louise Porter present: Guiding young children’s behaviour: practical alternatives to punishment.

A light dinner will be served. This event is free to our members and a guest

Nine Toddler Language Talking Points

Who doesn't love a good chat with loved ones? At around 12-13 months, your little one is ready to try out some first words. Listen, engage and be a terrific audience. Our friends at LEGO DUPLO offer these and other fun tips to help your toddler develop a love of language and conversation.


Facebook competition open to members and subscribers 

Enter our Children’s Week Competition on Facebook

You could win 1 of 5 DUPLO® Prize packages

With Children’s Week coming up (21-29 October), in partnership with our friends at LEGO, we’re inviting NSW families to enter a competition that’s all about The United Nations Article 31 - A Child’s Right to Play!
Share a comment, photo or video of your little one exercising this important right - at playgroup, at home, outdoors, wherever! We’d love to see photos of children using their imagination, exploring, discovering, creating, socialising, sharing, playing games, music!

All NSW parents who share their photo or video will automatically be entered into a draw to win one of five DUPLO Prize Packages, each valued at $200! Competition closes at 5pm, 19 October.

Competition for members only

Vtech Toys giveaway!

Learning Starts Early with VTech

As a world leader, VTech’s toy range is always bursting with new and age-appropriate learning fun.

With something for everyone, from birth to 9 years, VTech toys offer the right mix of fun play time with enhanced learning and development for all ages.

Your chance to win Vtech Toys for your baby
Learning starts early with new additions that help keep your little ones entertained from morning to night! 

Little Friendlies Starlight Sounds Polar Bear (suitable from birth), RRP $54.95
Available instore July from all good independent toy stores.  The Starlight Sounds Hippo is currently available from Kmart.

Little Singing Puppy (3-18 months), RRP $16.95

Available instore July from Big W and all good independent toy stores.

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