School Holiday Program Playford

Designed for ages 5 to 12, our all-inclusive vacation care makes it so easy for you and fun for your child — all you have to do is pack their hat!

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Our School Holiday Program is all About Making New Friends and Having Fun!

Your child will learn new skills in a safe, supportive and friendly environment. From interactive excursions to fun and engaging in-house experiences, we’ve taken care of everything, including all meals.

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All Inclusive Fees & Extended Hours

School Holiday Program Fees:
$102 per day. ALL INCLUSIVE of activities, excursions and meals AND less Childcare Subsidy for eligible families.

Holiday Care Hours:
8.00am–5.00pm

Location:
15 Fordingbridge Road, Davoren Park, South Australia

Playford School Holiday Program

Week 1

Monday, 12 April

English: Write and create short stories to share

Mathematics: Cooking activity – measuring our ingredients

Science: Making and playing with playdough

The Arts: Learn an exercise and dance routine to perform later in the week

Humanities & Social Science: Design your own flag

Technologies: Group interactive games on the Smart Board

Health & Physical Education: Parachute group games incorporating balls

Culture & Languages: Researching Italy and Italian Cultures

Tuesday, 13 April

English: Find-a-word activities

Mathematics: Making and identifying shapes in nature

Science: Making and playing with slime!

The Arts: Create your own self portrait

Humanities & Social Science: Guessing game – which country is that?

Technologies: Enjoy a movie here at the centre for Movie Day!

Health & Physical Education: Learn and practice some new yoga poses

Culture & Languages: Researching Africa and African cultures

Wednesday, 14 April

English: Letter jumbles – what words can you see?

Mathematics: Assorted Board Games!

Science: Making and playing with gloop!

The Arts: Create our own beautiful beaded jewellery masterpiece to keep for yourself or for a gift

Humanities & Social Science: Share stories about our families

Technologies: Use digital cameras to document our day

Health & Physical Education: Handstands, somersaults and bridges!

Culture & Languages: Researching Asia and Asian cultures

Thursday, 15 April

English: Share our favourite stories from home

Mathematics: Make a graph of the pets we own

Science: Making and playing with cloud dough!

The Arts: Collaging using various materials

Humanities & Social Science: Celebrity heads – which peer are you?

Technologies: Create a digital project on a topic chosen by the group

Health & Physical Education: Drawing and engaging in our own hopscotches

Culture & Languages: Researching France and French culture

Friday, 16 April

English: Write about our favourite places!

Mathematics: Make our own matching pairs game

Science: Making and playing with puffy paint

The Arts: Make your own pop stick creation

Humanities & Social Science: Let’s research where our families come from

Technologies: Create a photobooth

Health & Physical Education: Make and create an outdoor obstacle course

Culture & Languages: Researching Australia and Australian cultures

Week 2

Monday, 19 April

English: Create a group story about the week in Vacation Care, adding more each day

Mathematics: Cooking activity – measuring our ingredients

Science: Loose parts play – what can we make from recycled parts?

The Arts: Dance, Dance, DANCE!

Humanities & Social Science: UNO card game

Technologies: Search-a-word group group activity on the Smart TV

Health & Physical Education: Obstacle course in our yard

Culture & Languages: Learning AUSLAN words

Tuesday, 20 April

English: Create a group story about the week in Vacation Care, adding more each day

Mathematics: Challenge our minds with puzzles

Science: Experimenting with different textured materials

The Arts: Create a short song or jingle with a group

Humanities & Social Science: Hide and seek in the yard

Technologies: Using the Smart TV to colour by numbers

Health & Physical Education: Sports Day in the Park

Culture & Languages: Learning an AUSLAN song to perform later in the week

Wednesday, 21 April

English: Create a group story about the week in Vacation Care, adding more each day

Mathematics: Assorted board games

Science: Tie Dye day

The Arts: Create our own masks

Humanities & Social Science: Draw a family portrait

Technologies: Use digital cameras to take photos and create collages with them

Health & Physical Education: Skipping with skipping ropes

Culture & Languages: Practising our AUSLAN song

Thursday, 22 April

English: Create a group story about the week in Vacation Care, adding more each day

Mathematics: Sort and categorise natural resources collected from the yard

Science: Volcanic experiment

The Arts: Create our own puppets

Humanities & Social Science: Celebrity head game

Technologies: Write short stories on the laptops

Health & Physical Education: Learn different cultural dances

Culture & Languages: Practising our AUSLAN song

Friday, 23 April

English: Create a group story about the week in Vacation Care, adding more each day

Mathematics: Create a map of the centre

Science: Use microscopes and torches to get a closer look at the nature samples we collected yesterday

The Arts: Create and perform a puppet show

Humanities & Social Science: Sustainability – care for the centre pets

Technologies: Watch a movie together in the centre

Health & Physical Education: Hula hoops

Culture & Languages: Performing our AUSLAN song

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Or to find out more or make a booking right now, call our Enrolments Co-ordinator Jo: 1800 724 753

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Why Families Love Our Vacation Care Program

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The staff are friendly and great at their jobs. So happy with this service!

My daughter attends vacation care at Paisley Park and the program is amazing! She has so much fun, meets a variety of new friends from schools all over the area and partakes in a large selection of exciting excursions.

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Our kids love the school holiday programs, they’re so happy…

My son and daughter both come home from school holiday care full of stories of the day and always look forward to going. I love not having to worry about packing lunches and I feel confident that my kids will be well fed and cared for and will enjoy themselves.

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