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The Art Gallery

The Teina Room (Under 2’s) from ABC Bayfair went on a exciting excursion to the art gallery to see the light show they put on. We caught a bus into town and what a great morning it was! The children loved looking at all the lights and this linked to an interest and project in […]

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Building project

At ABC Bayfair, we are lucky enough to have a building and construction site right across the road from our centre. This is a huge opportunity to extend on our children’s current building project!! We have noticed the diggers constantly working and the cranes moving high in the sky. The children are also building houses/huts and the […]

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Bacon and Egg Pies

In the baby room at ABC Bayfair we have been exploring our senses, which means we have been doing some baking! We made some mini bacon and egg pies where the children were able to crack the eggs on their own. They even helped cut the bacon! The look of concentration and determination on their […]

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Plunket Appeal Fundraising

We had a fantastic week at ABC Bayfair raising awareness and money for Plunket NZ!  Plunket’s Blue Bear came to visit our children which was great!  Then it was awesome to see our families jump on board and join in with the fun and games. We held a raffle, a teacher baby photo competition (which was […]

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Little Gardeners

It is with absolute gratitude that the tamariki, whanau, and community of ABC Bayfair give THANKS to Alan, from New World Mount Maunganui!  Today we were gifted boxes of the ‘Little Gardeners’ plants.  We are VERY excited about this fantastic opportunity to grow these plants with and alongside our community. As part of this initiative we will be gifting the […]

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Joining the Pink Star Walk

As part of our vision here at ABC Bayfair, Whanaungatanga is at the heart of everything we do!! We wanted to support and get behind the cause of breast cancer awareness and getting the children involved! We all dressed in pink and went for walks around the block, stopping in at the local shops (Vets, […]

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Visiting Arataki Primary School

At ABC Bayfair, we continue to strengthen our relationship with Arataki Primary School. Today we were so excited to walk to their school, through the park, and past Baywave. When we got there, we got to line up with two 5 year old classrooms, and go to Kapahaka with the whole Junior syndicate. This was […]

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Story telling

At ABC Bayfair, we love to take the children out into the community and especially to story telling every Wednesday. Every child gets a turn, even the under two’s join in on the fun! The children have such a great time as the pirate reads stories, sings some songs, plays games and there are many prizes to be won! We love […]

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Smoothie Time

Here at ABC Bayfair, our Teina children (Under 2’s) have been loving smoothies and we have been experimenting with different healthy flavours.  We decided to bring it outside and get the children to help me blend it up. They pushed it down and the look and smile on their faces was priceless!! We could see how involved they were and […]

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Arataki Kapahaka Visitis

Here at ABC Bayfair we were fortunate to have Arataki Kapahaka perform an inspiring show for us and included our children in their performances too. A fantastic Tuakana/Teina experience, where our vision of whanaungatanga- having children, parents and our community at the heart of everything we do was at the forefront here today. We can’t wait […]

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