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WAM performance excitement

Wow, BestStart Melling have had a month of performance, song and wearable arts. This year BestStart decided to put on a wearable arts event that involved all of the BestStart centres in the Lower North Island.  We are a brand new centre with lots of diverse cultures and we love to include family, get out […]

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Anzac Day

  The Toddler room at BestStart Melling were involved in taking part in some Anzac themed activities to commemorate Anzac day.  The children enjoyed painting and drawing poppies for our display board. As well as getting involved in making yummy Anzac biscuits with Radha, which we tried out at afternoon tea time, yummy!! We also […]

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Be School Ready

We have been flat out in BestStart Melling’s Preschool Room as it is the beginning of a new week, so we are always rearing to go!! We looked at our new letter of the week – ‘I’ – we talked about the sound it makes and we looked at some pictures that start with that […]

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Teddy Bears Picnic

Thank you to everyone at BestStart Melling for supporting the Plunket Hug a Bear appeal and for contributing your hard earned dollars towards this very worthy cause. It was nice to see everybody dressed in their kikorangi (blue) clothing and to meet all the teddies who arrived for the much anticipated teddy bears’ picnic!  It […]

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Everybody settles in

Wow, what a busy and exciting first week we have had at BestStart Melling. The babies have been busy exploring their new environment and becoming familiar with all the new faces around them. There has been lots of chatter amongst the babies and they love listening as we sing songs with them. It is lovely […]

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