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Visiting The Museum of Wellington

The children have been interested in boats as part of their learning enquiry at Early Years Wainui Rd and some of the story’s they have been telling have been about the titanic, so we went to the Museum of Wellington on the train and experienced real life adventures, the children were the captains of their […]

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Blueberry picking

Early Years Wainui went on a trip to the blueberry and emu farm in Upper Hutt. This was to celebrate Children’s Day and extend our children’s learning around healthy eating. Everyone had such a fabulous time picking all the delicious berries and interacting with emu, geese and Alpaca. Terry, the farm owner encouraged the children […]

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Waitangi Week

This week Early Years Wainui have been celebrating Waitangi and the significance of this to our country. Over the week we have exploring many aspects of the Maori culture and learning about the signing of the treaty through recreating our own. We have enjoyed some delicious kiwi kai such as boil up and fried bread […]

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Chinese New Year

Early Years Wainui Tamariki celebrated the Chinese New Year in style. We had a provocation set out on the table for the children to explore a Chinese cook book, symbolic play foods, utensils identified with this culture and menus reflecting their authentic cuisines. These materials were shared with our youngest learners too. We had a shared kai […]

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