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Jun 272018
 
Who are the people in our neighborhood

During the month of July the investigators are researching, who the people are in the community. Goal: To be able to identify services and people within Karori. To identify the words that correlate with the pictures of community people. To have drama scenarios where the children can dramatize their understanding of each service. To have

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Jun 272018
 
Making A Ukulele

Carpentry is a great activity that allows the children to create  through the medium of wood and other carpentry tools and resources. On this occasion the children made a Ukulele that was used in the centre by the children. Something very special happens when children are involved in the making of something together – while building their own Ukulele’s

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Jun 272018
 
Trip to the Library

  Trips around the local community are a favourite of the children here at St Mary’s ECEC, they especially enjoy trips to the library. The children are learning about safety in keeping together by holding hands with each other and the teachers. They are also learning about literacy and music in reading the books together

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Jun 272018
 
Sustainability program

         This year has seen a huge effort being put into sustainability and operating a gardening and cooking program that teaches young children about where food comes from, how to garden and how to cook. We have just purchased individual cooking utensils for the children so rather than watching, they, begin to

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