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Building great futures

To celebrate the success of our most recent programme plan on construction, the Prep Room tamariki at EduKids Halswell went on a class trip to Imagination Station. Imagination Station has all types of LEGO to explore and our tamariki enjoyed extending their creative sides by building and constructing many different creations. The bus ride there and back was so much […]

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Earning the Healthy Heart Award

Edukids Halswell signed up for the Heart Foundation’s Healthy Heart Award programme (Tohu Manawa Ora – Kōhungahunga) in 2014 and initially achieved the Rito (Founding) award, they continued on their healthy journey and have now earned a ‘Pā-Harakeke’ (flourishing) award. There are over 4000 early learning services in New Zealand, with about 10% of them holding […]

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The Crusaders

It was a red and black out at Edukids Halswell with 3 Crusaders players visiting! We entered The Great Jennian Crusade Promotion back in March, and today Scott Barrett, Leon Fukofuka, and Ged Robinson came to deliver our winning prize of a bookcase, and a fun packed hour playing with them. The children enjoyed having […]

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EduKids Halswell’s Signathon

In recent months, the prep room at Edukids Halswell have been learning Sign Language. The children have developed this interest and are often found communicating in sign rather than words. The Prep Room held a Signathon in support of Sign Language week. The children received support from family and friends as sponsors and had a […]

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