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Learning the Happy Tapping Song

In late July our focus at BestStart Westend Kindy has been on emotional regulation.  We have been lucky to have Robyn Shepherd visit us in our centre several times to teach the children the “Happy Tapping Song”.  The theory is this technique can help a child calm their emotions if they are feeling sad, mad or […]

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Celebrating Matariki

At BestStart Westend Kindy, our focus has been on preparing for our Matariki Festival which took place on Friday 13th July.  We were lucky enough to have several families either donate vegetables or time to help us prepare food for a Hangi, soup, Maori fry bread and boil up!  Many families joined us for a […]

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