General Resources - There are many online programs that can support children's learning outside of the classroom.

Click on links to find online learning resources:

Te Reo Māori




  • Storybots - science videos with catch songs, ok for all ages.

  • Daniel Tiger - for junior students, good discussions about emotions and values.

  • Our Planet - wildlife documentary

  • Brainchild - science talk show for kids

  • Who Was? - a fun history show

  • If I Were An Animal - animal facts

  • Dream Big - One for the budding builders and engineers

TVNZ OnDemand:

Access via Heihei to make sure you only get kid friendly content

  • Kiri & Lou - 5 minute videos with calming music and good discussion of values.

  • Goodnight Kiwi - NZ celebrities (and Jacinda Ardern!) reading NZ picture books.

  • Horrible Histories - funny but accurate historical stories

  • Junk Rescue - encourage creativity - let your kids loose with the recycling and see what they can make.

  • Kitchen Science - Scientist Dr Michelle Dickinson (Nanogirl) does cool experiments with household ingredients.

  • Speak Māori for Kids - your tamariki can practice their reo


(YouTube needs to be supervised) - children can easily get on to inappropriate content, we recommend using YouTube kids if possible).

  • Cosmic Kids Yoga - yoga and mindfulness activities, great for a wet day

  • Storyline online - celebrities reading picture books aloud

  • Go Noodle! - songs and dances, kids will know these from school!

Mindfulness and calming activities:

  • M3 Mindfulness for Children

  • Smiling Mind for 5-7 year old's

  • Smiling Mind for 8-10 year old's

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School day: 9.00am – 3.00pm

Brain Food: 10.00am – 10.10am

Morning tea 11.00am – 11.20am

Lunch: 12.50pm – 1.30pm



Phone: 022 357 3504


Term 1
Wednesday 1st February - Thursday 6th April
Waitangi Day – observed 6th Feb

Good Friday – 7th April
Easter Monday – 1
0th April

Term 2
Monday 24th April - Friday 30th June

Anzac Day – 25th April
Queens Birthday – 5th June

Matariki – 14th July

Term 3
Monday 17th July - Friday 22nd September

Term 4
Monday 9th October - Friday 15th December
Labour Day – 2
3rd October