Areas of Learning

Areas of Learning at Brayside Community Preschool


Mathematical language will be promoted in all experiences involving a variety of concepts including:

  • Basic numeracy
  • Shapes 2D, 3D and size
  • Tessellations and patterns
  • Measurement and timelines
  • Space and volume


Science concepts will be engaged in through experiments, discussion and literature including:

  • Magnets
  • Weight, gravity, force and movement
  • Weather

Creative Arts

Creative arts will be engaged with through all experiences and include the following:

  • Self-expression of a variety of emotions and ideas
  • Basic fine motor skill development

Health and Wellbeing

Health and wellbeing will be promoted through a variety of experiences including:

  • Group games that promote social interaction developing collaboration, problem solving and following rules
  • Games that promote understanding of healthy eating and personal hygiene

Literacy and Language

Literacy and language skills will be promoted using a variety of activities including:

  • Prewriting and reading exercises
  • Expressive and receptive language development through dramatic play & retelling
  • Speaking and listening experiences
  • Reading or sharing stories and making picture books

Find out More

To find out more about Brayside Community Preschool or about our areas of learning contact us on (02) 6652 8846 or email us on To enrol at Brayside Community Preschool go to our enrolments pages to discover our online enrolment process.