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MUD PLAY BENEFITS FOR CHILDREN |PDF Education Supplies

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There is evidence suggesting that mud play is a basic biological need, and this type of play has many physical, psychological and emotional benefits for children. MUD MAKES YOU HAPPY – New research has shown that exposure to friendly soil bacteria (Mycobacterium Vaccae) stimulates the immune system causing the brain to release serotonin, the endorphin used to regulate mood.  MUD REDUCES  DEPRESSION – Given the link of the friendly bacteria in mud and its ability to make you happy, scientists say that regular exposure to mud will reduce a child’s vulnerability to depression.  MUD REDUCES ALLERGIES & ASTHMA SYMPTOMS –...

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Recycling

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Recycling is such an important thing to educate children about from a young age as they will develop life long sustainability habits. PDF Education Supplies has a large range of resources to assist with your Sustainability practices  www.pdfeducationsupplies.com.au EYLF 2:4 Children become socially responsible and show respect for the environment 3.3 The service takes an active role in caring for its environment and contributes to a sustainable future Ways to encourage children to be active in Recycling 1. Set a Green Example Let’s face it – it’s going to be a waste of time teaching your kids to participate in...

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Bush Tucker Garden PDF Education Supplies

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Just wanted to share a few good points about why you should plant a BUSH TUCKER GARDENDAVIDSON PLUM - it is high in potassium which plays a vital role in every single heartbeat. It helps our muscles move, our nerves work and our kidneys filter out toxins. It also contains lutein to benefit your eyes.QUANDONG - This fruit is a rich source of antioxidants that boost the immune system and reduce inflammation.LEMON MYRTLE - The citrus scented leaves will help to keep winter sniffles at bay thanks to the hight quota of plant citral. Citral has powerful antimicrobial properties.All good...

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