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“Kei te Pehea Koe? How do you feel?”

Have you asked your 4 year old recently how they feel? It is important that as parents and caregivers we are able to help our children identify their feelings and learn to understand there they come from and why. This is the question our kaiako asked tamariki at mat time in the Tui room. When […]

Level 3 Drop off and pick up information

Here is a a video to show parents how pick up and drop off will safely work at Play Learn Grow during level 3. You must wear a mask during pick up and drop off, and the teacher collecting your child/children will also be wearing a mask at these times. Only one parent per drop […]

The benefits of having a routine

Routines are an important part of our curriculum at Play Learn Grow childcare centre. Each day our meal times, mat times, play time and transitioning to school programme take place roughly about the same time.  The reason our children love to have a routine is because they know what to expect next and this helps […]

Pros to Lockdown

Life doesn’t completely stop when a lockdown occurs if anything it gives us more time with our loved ones in our mini bubbles. Under the restrictions of level 4 and 3 we can find it difficult to keep our bubbles busy and healthy. It is important to keep our minds healthy, and happy during this […]

Setting a calming environment for babies.

Setting a calming environment for baby’s in either a home environment or Early Childhood setting is important for both the baby and carer. It can nurture there emotional wellbeing and cognitive development for the better. Being able to give baby’s one on one will enhance their bond and feeling of security. Babies want to know […]

Māori days and months

Tēnā koutou katoa Haere mai, nau mai, whakatau mai from Kohungahunga ko Tākaro Ako Tipu ECE. Hello, welcome and please be settled at Play Learn Grow Early Childcare Education Centre. We are are proud to deliver the best all round early childcare education for pre-schoolers in West Auckland. It is fun to share and celebrate […]