To celebrate Matariki in June we hosted “family fish and chip night”. To prepare for the special occasion, the children brought in a vegetable from home and we made a tasty vegetable soup to serve on our matariki night.
The children also harvested our home-grown herbs, making small bouquets to give to each family on the evening. Finally they prepared their
Childcare meets Animal Care
Our childcare centre in Upper Hutt has just wrapped up an extensive study of animals and animal care. We concluded the project by creating a model zoo using a wide range of materials to build the animals and their environment: