Oct 012014
 
Performers on Stage - Te Papa Marae
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Exploring 4
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To continue the children’s interest in Te Ao Maori, we visited the Maori exhibition at Te Papa in July.  The children enjoyed everything from the bus ride into the city to singing their waiata on the marae.
We also had the opportunity to visit the Natural Forces exhibit.  We were blessed to have many parents and whanau join us for these (more…)
Oct 012014
 
Marae 4
In April Lily-Grace asked her teacher “What is a Marae?”.  Her teacher used this question to develop a learning project.  She first asked the children what they knew about “marae”.  Then they read books and made their own papier mache marae and learnt te reo words about marae.
Finally, the teachers organised a visit to Orongomai Marae which was greatly enjoyed. (more…)
Oct 262013
 

Inspiring: Open a Mind, Touch a HeartInspiring: The things you are passionate about are not random. They are your calling.

Inspiring: Genius Stems from Enthusiasm

We’re inspired, passionate and enthusiastic about what we do.  So we decided a refresh of our website was in order.  A refresh that reflects the blend of warmth and professionalism we constantly strive for.  Thanks to Jodi, our Centre Manager, for the wonderfully inspiring quotes.

There will be more changes to come over the next few days, so return soon to see (more…)