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Visiting Auckland Zoo

The Butterfly room (2.5 to 3.5 year olds) from EduKids Remuera recently went on an outing to the Zoo. The children had been showing a special interest in animals for almost a month and had pictures of their favourite animals that they wanted to see in real life. The teachers in room decided it would be a […]

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St Patrick’s Day

EduKids Remuera recently celebrated St Patrick’s day. The children and teachers came wearing green and we listened to some Irish music. Our lovely Irish teacher from the baby room, Ash, came and taught the children some simplye Irish dancing moves. We also watched a video and talked about the meaning of St Patrick’s day. Everyone […]

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Holi celebrations

Today we celebrated Holi – the festival of colour – at EduKids Remuera. The children and teachers had lots of fun with coloured powder and water toys filled with water and coloured dye. They particularly enjoyed getting to spray the teachers with water! Children always enjoy a chance to get nice and dirty. We also […]

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Research and adventure at EduKids Remuera

When the children from EduKids Remuera came back from holidays, they discovered hundreds of acorns in our playground. The children collected them with their teachers who posed the question, “What is an acorn?” After a month’s open ended questions and research children learnt about, seed, embryo, germination, pollination and many other stages and terminologies related to the lifecycle of a plant. […]

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Answering the big question

Recently, EduKids Remuera went on a trip to Onehunga Bay as our children have been very interested in the water cycle so the trip helped to extend their knowledge about this. When we asked children, “Where does water go after rain?”, the majority of them answered, “To the drain”.  And when we asked , “Where does it […]

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PJ Day fun

It’s a ritual at EduKids Remuera to celebrate pajama day every winter. This year was especially exciting as children popped their own popcorn in a popcorn machine and toasted marshmallows on a campfire. We’re always looking for fun new activities for our children to experience – a great way to brighten up a cold winter day!

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Old McDonald’s farm

 Old McDonald’s Farm visited EduKids Remuera recently. The children enjoyed feeding the sheep and llama, patting the rabbit and of course the pony ride. The children were very patient, waiting their turn as only 8 children at a time were allowed in the trailer with the animals. We even had some parents visiting the farm […]

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Auckland Domain Picnic

As the families are back from their holidays, EduKids Remuera hosted a picnic at the Auckland Domain for the families and to celebrate their 25 year olds last day in the under 2’s age group. Everyone took the bus to the park which was a highlight for the children. The children and their parents had fun, running […]

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Children go food shopping

EduKids Remuera’s butterfly room’s children developed interest  in carrying bags and shopping baskets around the room so the teachers planned a trip to the local countdown.  It was a great opportunity for the children to experience food shopping with their friends. The teachers purchased all the ingredients required for baking cookies.  The children were very excited to help with the shopping […]

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Fiji Day Celebrations

EduKids Remuera celebrated Fiji Day in style!  One of their mums- Alaena was a big support behind the celebration. Alaena created Fiji Day t-shirts for all the children and the teachers at  EduKids Remuera to wear on the event. She spent a full day cooking dishes with children for our morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea. Everyone […]

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