Notice Recognise Respond

Monday at Ellerslie

Monday at Ellerslie

The tamariki were excited to find colour mixing opportunities on the deck this morning. There were the three primary colours and a chart that showed which two colours mixed together make other colours.

read more
Tuesday at Ellerslie

Tuesday at Ellerslie

The tamariki were excited to find colour mixing for the second day in a row, although it was new to the tamariki who don’t attend kindy on a Monday. There were the three primary colours again, and before the tamariki got stuck in, the kaiako demonstrated how to mix the colours.

read more
Wednesday at Ellerslie

Wednesday at Ellerslie

The tamariki enjoyed lots of fun with water play/kori kori wai today. It was a little cold in the morning, so they started off with enjoying the bubbly wai in the water trough. There was lots of science and maths concepts being explored during this experience.

read more
Thursday at Ellerslie

Thursday at Ellerslie

This morning the tamariki seemed to enjoy exploring the dinosaur gloop. It was half wet half powdery Petra was exploring the textures as she mixed the powder mixture into the water to change the consistency.

read more
Friday at Ellerslie

Friday at Ellerslie

This week we have noticed an interest in painting and cleaning up the yard. Today the tamariki decided to role play that they were a cleaning company, we had people busy sweepy, cutting down trees, and painters.

read more

Monday at Glendowie

Monday at Glendowie

Our tamariki, especially our younger ones, have really enjoyed challenging themselves on some of our obstacle courses last Friday and today. We’ve had a ramp going up to the wooden reel, a plank across to the next wooden reel and another ramp back down to the ground.

read more
Tuesday at Glendowie

Tuesday at Glendowie

Today whilst outside, Freya picked up a half-eaten apple. “It’s rotten,” she said. Kate suggested she feed the balance to our worms and asked if she knew where they were? Freya did not know but her friend Olivia did.

read more
Wednesday at Glendowie

Wednesday at Glendowie

Our tamariki from both Huero and Puawai are showing growing interest in caring for baby dolls. Today, Nico, Ella Georgia and Margaux spent time in the Huero kitchen preparing food for their babies.

read more
Thursday at Glendowie

Thursday at Glendowie

Rose, often explores the play dough. Today, was a great example of her creating with the play dough, she was making cupcakes. The first one she showed me was a large pink cupcake with swirly whirly icing. She then asked for a small stick to poke into the play dough. She continued making cupcakes with all sorts of creative twists.

read more
Friday at Glendowie

Friday at Glendowie

This afternoon we made kimbap (Korean sushi roll). Bae introduced us to the Korean words “Kim is seaweed” and “Bap means rice”.

read more

Stay In Touch!

Subscribe right now and receive our regular updates by email
* = required field
The gallery was not found!