Alanna offers a holistic approach to education and care. Her environment is natural, inviting and children are offered a variety of open ended play opportunities daily that are unique. Alanna sees children’s learning as integrated and interconnected. In Alanna’s service there is a strong sense of community and engagement between children, parents and community, as learning is encouraged as a social activity whereby collaborative learning and community participation is welcomed in her service. Alanna connects nature and the environment throughout the curriculum, fostering children’s capacity to understand and respect the natural environment and the interdependence between people, plants, animals and the earth.