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Fish and Chips Evening

The families and children of Community Kindy Pukekohe enjoyed a relaxed whanau Fish and chip evening. We host the evening each year in term 1 to welcome our new families. it was a great opportunity for parents to connect and share their ideas and aspersions for their child’s learning journey.  

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Butterfly Creek Fun Day Out

Community Kindy Pukekohe had a wonderful trip to Butterfly Creek to celebrate their life cycle learning journey.  The children were excited to share their theories with family and whanau who joined us on the day. They were fascinated with the beautiful butterflies and the reptiles.  Their new interest after our trip is dinosaurs which we will explore further […]

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Splash Party

The children at Community Kindy Pukekohe had a wonderful time at our annual summer splash party. Each summer we spend a day learning about water confidence and safety. In our play safe paddle pool we practiced how to enter the water safely and keep safe while we splashed about. The children built their confidence with […]

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Caterpillars to Butterflies

The children at Community Kindy Pukekohe had an exciting week studying the life cycle of the Monarch butterfly. Our tamariki have developed a love for the butterflies which visit our garden daily. We have witnessed and observed the amazing transformation of caterpillars turning into beautiful butterflies. What an amazing experience for the children!

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Spring Carnival

Families, friends and the wider community had a wonderful time celebrating spring at Community Kindy Pukekohe’s  Spring Carnival.  The children enjoyed face painting, games,  a bouncy castle and  delicious sweet treats from our  cake stall. We gave away some great prizes from our money-less raffle and were very lucky to  have great weather on the day. Everyone had […]

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Science Exploration

The teachers have taken the children at Community Kindy Pukekohe on a wonderful journey of science as they try a new experiment each day. They have explored the effects of baking soda on different substances, made a volcano with a lemon and made popcorn dance. We have enjoyed making our own colored foam and starched […]

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Kiwiana Mural

The children at Community Kindy Pukekohe had a wonderful surprise this week when a spray paint artist came to create a mural on our Kindy fence.  He painted a Kiwiana journey of all the wonderful things children might see as they travel the North Island. As he painted, the children discussed the mountains, the Tui […]

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Snow at Community Kindy Pukekohe

The children at Community Kindy Pukekohe had an amazing morning exploring the wonders of snow and ice with the wider community. On the 17th of September Community Kindy Pukekohe opened its gates to the local community to come along and enjoy a winter wonderland. The children had a wonderful time creating snowmen, making snow angles […]

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