Sleep Environments
When creating a sleep environment for young children here are a few great tips that can create sleep being a more peaceful routine. Sleep rituals:...

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Building Self Resilience
Self-resilience can help us get through and overcome hard and tough times. But self-resilience is not something we’re born with; it is built...

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Exploring Light and Colour
Light boxes (or light tables) give children opportunities to learn visually on a lighted surface.  Light boxes can be made very simply by adding...

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Block Play
At Nurtured at Home, Educators provide a range of activities to support children's learning across curriculum areas, and blocks as a resource are...

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Healthy Balanced Eating
Providing a healthy lunch and snacks throughout the day ensures you are giving your child a good amount of energy. Children who eat healthy foods are...

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Strengthening Fine Motor Skills
Parents delight in the first letters and drawing formations that their children create.  However, prior to writing and drawing, children must...

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Respectful Practice
Childhood is not a race to see how quickly a child can read, write, and count. It is a small window of time to learn and develop at the pace that is...

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Spring Gardening
As we head into Spring it’s a great season to get into the garden and include children on this wonderful diverse experience.  Gardening...

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Te Wiki o te reo Maori 2021
Māori Language Week 13-19 September Te Wiki o te Reo Māori - Māori Language Week is the annual campaign led by the Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Māori...

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Holistic Development Kotahitanga
The New Zealand Early Childhood Curriculum, Te Whāriki, has the vision that “children are competent and confident learners and communicators,...

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