The Treaty of ABC Foxton Beach
Today at mat time ABC Foxton Beach learnt about the Treaty of Waitangi. It is a special day for Aotearoa and signifies the coming together of people and unity. But to get unity they had to come up with guidelines or rules to coexist. This created some great discussion. We turned the learning into centre […]
Host amazing puppeteers
Today ABC Foxton Beach had the Little Dog Barking company come and perform their amazing puppet show, ‘Wilfrid Gordon McDonal Partridge’. It was amazing and the teachers and children absolutely loved it.
ABC Foxton Beach bike-a-thon
ABC Foxton Beach did a bike-a-thon to raise money for Plunket. We had 28 children participate in the event. They decorated their bikes, had races and did endless laps. We also had a sausage sizzle for morning tea and had some yummy ice blocks at the end of the day to celebrate our achievements. What […]
The ABC Supermarket
Today at ABC Foxton Beach we developed our amazing supermarket. This has been a project for a few days now. The children designed their own shops last week and today when they arrived for the day they discovered a shop had moved in! We had signage from FourSquare and a cash register from Tangimoana Dairy. […]
To celebrate the grand opening of the Foxton Beach petrol station, we made our own one at ABC Foxton Beach! We’ve all watched the digging, building, concrete pouring and finally saw the pumps that started pumping petrol this week. We decided to have two pumps at our petrol station and these were drawn on the […]
Bears trip to the beach!
After a week or more of crusty indoor weather, Bears Childcare were excited to see the sun again. We decided to make a break for it and escape to the beach! We found a ‘stage’ and decided that it was a cool place to hide under, sing on and jump off!
ABC Foxton Beach Donates to the Food Bank
The children and staff of ABC Foxton Beach has been working hard collecting all sorts of non-perishable foods to donate to the Foxton Salvation Army food bank. Many had donated and recently, the items were delivered to the food bank just in time for Christmas. Well done to ABC Foxton Beach and thanks to everyone […]
ABC Foxton Beach Gets New Gardens
The children and teachers at ABC Foxton Beach have been hard at work creating some new garden beds at the centre. Recently a truck load of topsoil was delivered to fill the gardens and everyone got busy with buckets, barrows and spades to move it all. The children were also very excited to see the […]