Monthly Archives: April 2015

Craft Corner – My name is…

As the days are getting colder it’s always great to have a few ideas up your sleeve of fun art projects for your children. This activity will help your child to both learn their name and gain a sense of identity whilst incorporating their creative mind and allowing them to decide for themselves how they […]

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Mother’s Day Down Under

This month we’re celebrating Mother’s Day, education week and family’s week.  Traditionally, we look at Mother’s Day to celebrate our own mother or mother-figure directly, but this day of recognition is more than that. So, this month we wanted to look beyond the traditional thinking of mothers and wanted to look at other mother figures […]

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Hot Cross Bun’s from Northland Kinder Haven

During our Easter celebrations at Kinder Haven Northland, the Preschool children made Hot cross Buns.  These delicious treats in many historically Christian countries, are plain buns made without dairy products (forbidden in Lent until Palm Sunday) and are traditionally eaten hot or toasted during Lent.  This begins on the evening of Shrove Tuesday (the evening […]

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