A Mini-Investigation

An investigation is Bear Park’s way of approaching sustained learning over a period of time. Some investigations are long term, while others may only last a few days or weeks. Generally, we know when an investigation has reached a natural conclusion when our hypothesis or intent has been realised. An idea for a mini-investigation at […]

Early mathematical concepts ECE

I’m sure we can all remember reading examples of mathematical problems in texts books at school, “If Jane has 3 apples and Tom has 4, how many apples do Jane and Tom have together?”, sound familiar? These exercises were designed to have us think of math in the context of real life. This can be […]

Preschools ‘flow of the day’

We realise that this time is unprecedented with many uncertainties and so it is through our blog posts we wish to be able to keep the Bear Park community connected and engaged. We thought we’d start by sharing with you some of the key points about how we organise our day in Preschool and have […]