Areas of Learning

Areas of Learning at Brayside Community Preschool

What your child will learn at Brayside


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

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


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

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

Creative Arts

Creative arts will be engaged with through the following:

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

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 scenarios, puppetry, sequence stories, recounts and retelling
  • Speaking and listening experiences
  • Reading stories, sharing stories making picture books with dictated stories

Health and Wellbeing

Health and wellbeing will be promoted through:

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

Find out More

To find out more about Brayside Community Preschool contact us on (02) 6652 8846 or via email on