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Inside play

With Tawhirimatea (God of Wind) blowing each day and creating rain and and storms outside, our teachers in the babies room at EduKids Flat Bush have moved some of the outdoor equipment inside so our young children are still able to have fun with physical play and practice their climbing skills.  

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Dressing Up

Here at EduKids Flat Bush we have been learning about ANZAC Day and what out fallen soldiers have done for us to ensure our freedom. To celebrate their memories, we had a dress up day where both teachers and staff dressed up as soldiers, we made some delicious ANZAC cookies and made our very own […]

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Learning from the ANZACs

The Koru Room at EduKids Flat Bush is taking responsibility for helping children understand what Anzac Day is all about. At mat time, we talk about how children can do their part to follow in the Anzac spirit, such as: Be kind to each other Play without fighting Share my games and toys Be respectful and thoughtful […]

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Manaakitanga in action

This morning at EduKids Flat Bush a group of children kindly volunteered to go along with the Center Manager into the parking lot and around the centre grounds to pick up all the rubbish so that our environment looks nice and tidy. The children did such an awesome job at spotting and picking up rubbish […]

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Water play

The summer weather has been scorching hot and the children at EduKids Flat Bush think there’s no better way to enjoy the days than by having fun in the water. Water-play is one of the main activities that we do with our babies at this time of year. They absolutely love it. It’s a great activity for our […]

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Diwali celebrations

EduKids Flat Bush started the celebrations of the Indian festival of Diwali in the preschool by hosting several cultural experiences like cooking, diya making, colouring rangoli designs, listening and dancing to Indian music, playing the Indian drums, watching the story of Ramayana on the internet, cultural dress up and henna on hand. The exciting week culminated […]

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Book lovers

EduKids Flatbush preschool celebrated book week this month during which children brought their favourite book from home to share it with their peers. Teachers read out the books during the day to groups of avid listeners, which strengthened children’s sense of belonging and developed their love and knowledge for books. The week ended with a ‘Dress […]

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Be School Ready Parents Evening

EduKids Flat Bush hosted a Be School Ready evening for their families. The teachers presented the parents with some pictures of children at play time to identify learning outcomes. After listening to parents’ thoughts, the teachers highlighted all the key learning results in the pictures such as physical development, social skills, self-help skills, early literacy […]

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