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Visiting Taradale Primary

This morning Max, Luke, Honor and Lawrence from EduKids Taradale went for a fun visit to Taradale Primary to see Claire the librarian! What a fantastic morning we had as Claire read us books and also sang some songs with us using special finger puppets. Honor and Lawrence recognised Claire as she was one of […]

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Whanau supper at EduKids Taradale

Today the infants and toddlers at Edukids Taradale held a BYO supper evening for children, parents and whānau. It was awesome to see our families coming together, chatting and building wonderful connections with each other. This is something we plan to do occasionally throughout the year. The wider world of family and community is a […]

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MACA Sports

This past month has been a busy one here at Edukids Taradale. We booked in Chris  McIvor (Maca) from MACA sports  who will be running a  programme at the centre every Monday , teaching our tamariki the fundamentals of sport. The programme aims to develop and enhance the foundation skills, and supports our Be School […]

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Special visitor

At Edukids Taradale we believe that engaging with nature provokes children’s wonderment and enquiry, and nurtures respect for Papatuanuku. That certainly happened on the day that we had a special little visitor, a lamb. The little orphan lamb delighted and inspired the children who marveled at the soft wool, and asked questions about what it eats, […]

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Visiting the Masonic Rest Home

At Edukids Taradale we value interactions with the local community through regular excursions. Our recent excursion saw us visit the residents of the Masonic Rest Home. With our cook Ricci’s help the children prepared a morning tea of biscuits and slices to share with the residents. These were packed into our backpacks for the walk […]

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Out and about

Some of the children and teachers of Edukids Taradale Infant and Toddler Centre were able to take the opportunity of a beautiful sunny day to go for a walk and get out into our local community. The tamariki were so excited and loved getting into the double pushchairs. As we headed down the street there […]

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First Aid workshop

Would you know what to do in a first aid emergency with your child? At EduKids Taradale, we asked this question of our families many of them said no,  but that they would love to. With this in mind we organised two first aid seminars for our parents and whanau, as well as parents, whanau and other educators within our […]

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