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Monthly Archives: April 2015

ABC Panmure Celebrates ANZAC Day

ABC Panmure commemorated 100 years of ANZAC with great pride and passion. Throughout the week the kaiako and tamariki were occupied gearing up for ANZAC celebrations. The children got creative making poppies, and the NZ flags, while discussing and sharing stories and ideas about the significance of ANZAC day. The teachers also helped in creating […]

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Early Years Nevis commemorates ANZAC Day

The children from Early Years Nevis have spent the last 3 or so weeks learning about ANZAC Day and it was great to be able to be involved in an ANZAC ceremony to finish it off. A special thanks to all the families who joined us very early on the morning of ANZAC Day to […]

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Edukids Remuera’s Exciting Experience with the Fire Truck

Recently, the children at Edukids Remuera were very interested in emergency service so we called in a fire brigade to the centre. The firemen arrived in their shiny red fire engine and parked in the driveway. The leader of the brigade came in and spoke to the children about fire safety and what to do […]

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Constable Matt Visits Topkids Manuroa

Recently, Topkids Manuroa had the pleasure of having Constable Matt from the Takanini Police Station visit the centre. Constable Matt share many stories and tips about safety around trains. The children asked and answered questions from one another. There has been a visible increase in the amount of attention paid to train safety and Topkids […]

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First Steps Frankton’s Rippa Rugby

Rippa Rugby Champions 2015 Kids to Five Green Street are very proud to be crowned the Waikato Rippa Rugby Champions for 2015, the second year in a row.  It was an exciting competition, with the children coming through a tough semi-final to show great determination to win the final against Kids to Five Puketaha. With […]

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Early Years Nevis Special Easter Egg Hunt!

Early Years Nevis had a very special visitor hop hop hop on into the centre! Mrs Easter Bunny!! What a surprise!! The children were delighted (well most of them) to see our visitor. The only problem was that she had lost all her eggs on the way into the centre and only had 3 left […]

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Rainbow Mangorei’s Easter Egg Hunt!

Rainbow Mangorei celebrated Easter with a “Grandparents or Special Person Day”. We had an Easter egg hunt and a lovely afternoon tea. We had a special visitor from our local marae and along with our grandparent and special people it made this a great opportunity for our Rainbow community to get together and meet new friends and catch up with […]

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