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Monthly Archives: May 2015

ABC Russley’s Pink Ribbon Brunch

Our ABC Russley classrooms were a sea of pink. In support of such a great organisation all the children had a great time getting ready for the hosting our Pink Ribbon Brunch. Thank you all so much for coming in for the brunch and your donations your support is greatly appreciated. Special thanks to Kate […]

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Kids to Five Puketaha Visits the Centre Farm Animals

Recently, the nursery children of Kids to Five Puketaha took our stroll out to the centre paddocks to visit some of the farm animals. It was a beautiful sunny day, but as the children know by now, they don’t go anywhere without putting on their gummies! The children with assistance of teachers took some feed […]

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ABC Mayfield Visits Harold the Giraffe

The children at ABC Mayfield went to see Harold the giraffe. Harold teaches health to young children and he did a small presentation for the children all about it. Everyone was very excited to see Harold! The children learnt that water is very good for the body which Harold calls his brain juice. Harold had a back pack full of […]

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ABC Rototuna takes the Heart Stopper Challenge

ABC Rototuna staff did the Heart Stopper Challenge recently in support of Heart Kids Waikato. The centre staff along with a parent had two teams and the wonderful centre BestStart dolls were included in the fun! Each team had to sit in an ice bath for 5 minutes before getting into a warmer spa. Other […]

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Mother’s Day Celebration at Kiwicare Tennessee

This year, the children and teachers from Yellow House at Kiwicare Tennessee celebrated mother’s day by having a shared morning tea. Prior to the celebration the children got creative and made special cards to give to their mums on the day. The cards had beautiful flowers with different coloured circles and patterns, as well as wonderful messages […]

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First Steps Papatoetoe’s Underwater World

This month First Steps Papatoetoe‘s focus is on sea creatures and are going for an excursion to Kelly Tarlton’s at the end of the month. The children have created many art work and and had many learning experiences to build on towards the trip.

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Topkids South Road Donates to The Koha Shed

Topkids South Road recently had a dress up day event to help raise food, fruit, clothing and shoes to The Koha Shed in Hawera. The Koha Shed is a great cause where people can donate clothes and other items for those in need to pick up for free. The dress up day had an amazing […]

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Early Years Cornwall Observes Road Safety Week

Early Years Cornwall Street observed the road safety week on the 6th of May 2015. This day was a “Wheels Day”. Children brought in their bikes, skateboards, scooters and their helmets. At mat time they were excited because they were told that they and the teachers would be doing a driving lesson. There was a sense of achievement […]

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Community Kindy Greenwood learns about responsibility at SPCA

After weeks of collecting food and donations for the SPCA, six children from Community Kindy Greenwood, who have shown special interest towards animals, came along to help deliver and meet all the different animals. There were cats, kittens, puppies, rabbits and even chickens. This was a special trip planned to mark the end of our current […]

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