At Sheldon College we love the

energy and uniqueness of small children


DIRECTOR OF EARLY LEARNING MRS MICHELLE LUHRMANN

Mrs Michelle Luhrmann, Director of Early Learning at Sheldon College, discusses the Early Learning-related programs that are available.  

At Sheldon College, we love the energy and uniqueness of small children. It is this inherent love of children that led us to develop a program committed to laying the foundations that will provide children with a wonderful platform for lifelong learning.

"Children have a special way of putting sunshine into the cloudiest of days!"

Mrs Michelle Luhrmann, Director of Early Learning
It is this inherent love of children that led us to develop a program committed to laying the foundations that will provide children with a wonderful platform for lifelong learning.

Our program aims to promote the development of a child who has the attributes of inventiveness, curiosity, persistence, engagement, reasoning, problem solving, responsibility, imagination and creativity.

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EARLY LEARNING NEWS

SHELDON COLLEGE EDUCATORS COLLABORATE WITH MONASH UNIVERSITY TO INSPIRE EDUCATORS AROUND THE GLOBE
THURSDAY 01 APRIL, 2021
Throughout 2020, guided by Professor Marilyn Fleer from Monash University's Playlab, Mrs Kristy Edwards and Ms Tiana Gillman implemented the Conceptual PlayWorld pedagogy into the Daisy Allsort's room at Wonderland. The...
MAGIC ON SHOW AT ANNUAL FAIRYTALE BALL
MONDAY 22 MARCH, 2021
Fairytales were brought to life by Preparatory students in the Sheldon Event Centre on Saturday. Uniforms were abandoned for dazzling and imaginative outfits at the...
YEAR 12 STUDENTS COME FULL CIRCLE
FRIDAY 19 MARCH, 2021
A joy of our College being one that spans childhood from infancy to near adulthood is that our young students have an opportunity to engage...
BUILDING COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS: SEATON PLACE VISIT
THURSDAY 18 MARCH, 2021
For years, Sheldon College has cherished wonderful relationships with the residents of several local aged care facilities, including Seaton Place in Cleveland. We greatly value...
A VISIT FROM PROFESSOR JELLYBEAN
FRIDAY 11 DECEMBER, 2020
Towards the end of Term 4, students in Prep participated in an educational, yet fun-filled workshop with Science Guru – Professor Jellybean. This incursion proved...
​CONGRATULATIONS TO THE KINDERGARTEN CLASS OF 2020.
TUESDAY 17 NOVEMBER, 2020
Congratulations to the Kindergarten Class of 2020. All of the beautiful students graduated with the skills, knowledge and dispositions ready to enter Preparatory next year...
AN OUT OF THIS WORLD SPACE INCURSION
THURSDAY 08 OCTOBER, 2020
Yesterday, students from Wonderland’s Daisy Allsorts class participated in an engaging Incursion in the Learning Galaxy within the ArtScapes Precinct. The purpose of this fun-filled...
KINDY CIRCUS
WEDNESDAY 16 SEPTEMBER, 2020
Each year, students in Kindergarten treat their parents to a very special performance – the Kindy Circus. Emceed by Ring Master Luhrmann, this year’s show...
SHELDON COLLEGE’S KINDERGARTEN STUDENTS EXPLORE THE LIFE CYCLE OF A CHICKEN
WEDNESDAY 29 JULY, 2020
The ‘Henny Penny Hatching’ program has provided a thrilling educational experience for Sheldon College Kindergarten students, by bringing the joy of watching eggs hatching, and chicks emerging from their shells...