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Rotorua Kindergartens support for Tonga

Central Kids Kindergartens in Rotorua have connected with Keiutu Community Preschool in Fua’amotu village, Tonga. With our teacher aide, Naomi from Central Kids Fordlands who comes […]
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Outdoors at Rotorua East

The outdoors is a favourite here at Central Kids Rotorua East Kindergarten and this year is no different. The tamariki have had fun exploring and experimenting […]
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Thank you the One Foundation!

Thank you so much to the One Foundation  for their very generous grant of $10, 582 for the drop down blinds on our decking area.  Our […]

A little science activity at Rotorua East

The learning begins before the candle is even lit with discussions around some specific safety issues.  We talk about holding a burn under running cold water […]
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Conservation Week at Rotorua East

As a part of conservation week, we were privileged to be invited out to Te Puea Orchard by Tatau Pounamu.  For us at Rotorua East Kindergarten, […]
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Rotorua East Kindergarten celebrates Matariki

Earlier in July, Central Kids Rotorua East Kindergarten celebrated Matariki with a shared kai for all of our whānau. After everyone had arrived, the majority of […]
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Growing Social Competence at Central Kids Rotorua East

We had a big job at Central Kids Rotorua East Kindergarten, to remove our grapevine. There was no shortage of willing helpers who had the opportunity […]
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Conversations around the firepit

At Central Kids Rotorua East Kindergarten, sitting with friends around the fire can be a very social event. The relaxed conversations that took place during this […]
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Baking at Central Kids Rotorua East

We often have baking activities on offer at Central Kids Rotorua East. Today we tried something new and made a custard cake.  During this baking activity […]