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Old McDonald’s Farm Visits

As part of our planning and assessment here at ABC Manurewa Central, we organised a visit by the Old McDonald’s Farm. Nga tamariki were excited to see the big truck pull in and see the animals come out. They all had turns to go up in the truck, feed the animals, stroke them and watch […]

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Learning about self-help

At ABC Manurewa Central we have been teaching our Tamariki about self-help skills. A part of this topic was looking at taking responsibility, not only for ourselves but also our centre. Children are working together to help set up at meal times, cleaning up afterwards then re-setting the table for play. By providing “an empowering […]

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Green fingers

The children at ABC Manurewa Central are so excited about their sustainability project. We have created a lovely garden in a corner of the playground and are also planning a worm farm!  Thanks to one of our wonderful parents who gifted the plastic bottles which have made excellent gardens for the strawberry plants which are […]

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Samoan Language Week

We were proud to support Vaiaso o le Gagana Sāmoa – Sāmoan Language week starting 28th of May through to 3rd of June 2017. This year’s theme was Ma’au i lou ofaa.Maua’a lou fa’asinmaga”- keep your identity alive to thrive What an amazing week we have had, so busy and full of light. This week we started of with mat-time […]

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Christmas Festivities

ABC Manurewa Central takes pride in celebrating events of the various cultures represented in their centre including Christmas. The Tamariki at ABC Manurewa Central have been immersed in Christmas party preparations during the month of December. The infants and toddlers were busy creating (and then eating) an amazing gingerbread house.  The teachers and children were busy […]

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