Monday at Glendowie

Monday at Glendowie

Notice Max chose a box of puzzles as he wanted to work on a tricky puzzle. There were so many pieces in the box. Sarah and Max worked out that on the back of each piece was a colour- red, blue, or yellow. They sorted them out into the three colours and discovered that...
Tuesday at Glendowie

Tuesday at Glendowie

Notice We noticed how many of the tamariki cared for and supported our new child, Logan. They held his hand and play with and alongside him. This afternoon we were learning the letter “D” so all the tamariki had a go at making dinosaur feet out of the empty tissue...
Wednesday at Glendowie

Wednesday at Glendowie

Notice This morning the tamariki explored the doctor set up in the Puāwai room. Ocean was the first one to play with the set up as she tested her baby’s temperature and heart rate saying, “she is not well she has a temperature”. It wasn’t long before all the other...
Thursday at Glendowie

Thursday at Glendowie

Notice This morning we set up the mud kitchen on the deck with the tough tray filled with cornflour for the tamariki to explore and use in their cooking. Georgia Ocean and Penny were first to explore the textures they began filling up their containers with the...
Friday at Glendowie

Friday at Glendowie

Notice Beau asked for the letters and phonic sound resource. He chose letters and placed them in. He listened to the letter then the phonic sound it makes and then it sang the ‘abc’s song’. Then he tried out another letter. He had to move it around to fit in to the...