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Kiwicare Tennessee’s Christmas Carnival

Kiwicare Tennessee hosted their annual Christmas carnival where over 200 children and whanau came together to enjoy fun activities.  We had a bouncy castle, face painting, balloon twisting, a bake sale and a special Elf show.  The children were thrilled and so excited  to see Santa who managed to find time in his busy schedule to visit us. What […]

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Mothers’ Day Celebrations at BestStart

Our centres nationwide celebrated Mothers’ Day and invited our families to come and enjoy some breakfast and activities. There was lots of laughter and fun. Check out our lovely photos from ABC Tauranga Central, Kiwicare Tennessee, Kiwicare Kenderdine, Montessori School House and TopKids Regent!  

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Kiwicare Kenderdine commemorates ANZAC day

At Kiwicare Kenderdine, ANZAC day was a great event for all of us. Our children were very enthusiastic to learn about what ANZAC day is and what we do to commemorate this day. We used books and media clips to explore what ANZAC day is all about. All children were excited making white headbands and […]

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Turning the “Sky Blue” for Kiwicare Tennessee

Kiwicare Tennessee turned the “Sky Blue” for Fiji who have recently been affected by the cyclone. Children and teachers made decorative head bands and flags to show that we were thinking about them and collected funds to give to those affected. What a great way to show their support!

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Kiwicare Tennessee’s Disco Night!

All our children from Kiwicare Tennessee dressed up and came to an amazing disco – there was laughter, sausages, goodie packs and of course, dancing! Thank you to all the staff for their hardwork with a special mention to Vanessa and Bo for their amazing organising skills and a BIG thank you to all the whanau and […]

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Samoan Language Week at Kiwicare Tennessee

Talofa lava all the way from, Samoa Mint House in Kiwicare Tennessee. What a wonderful week we all had in whare puuriri in celebration of Samoa Language Week, 2015. A big thank you to our wonderful parents who came in to bless us with yummy cooking (mea’i) beautiful singing (pese) graceful dancing (siva) as well […]

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Kiwicare Avondale’s Matariki

Kiwicare Avondale had an exciting day for tamariki at Kiwicare Avondale as they dressed up to celebrate Matariki, the Maori New Year and featured in the Western Leader.  Activities included flax weaving, poi dancing, baking and learning the haka, We had celebrations throughout the week.

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