How We’re Encouraging Sustainability at Our Childcare Centre

The Dot Kids Kelvin Grove team are excited about sustainability! We love to think about ways we can get your tamariki involved in sustainable practices at daycare, and we love to share our ideas with you. We reckon one of […]

The Transition from Early Childhood Centre to School

At Dot Kids Kelvin Grove childcare in Palmerston North, we understand that moving from preschool to primary school is a major step in the life of your child – and for your whanau. At our childcare centre, we want to […]

Healthy Bodies Make Healthy Minds

At Dot Kids Early Learning in Kelvin Grove, Palmerston North, we engage with Tinana (Physical Health), Hinengaro (Mental Health) and Wairua (Spiritual Health). It’s this holistic approach that ensures your tamariki have every opportunity to become well-rounded and healthy individuals […]

Celebrating Culture at our Palmerston North Daycare

At our daycare in Palmerston North, we know that childcare experiences set your kids up for life. We take our jobs seriously, but we love to make it fun! We enjoy the great outdoors, learning in nature about the world […]

Four Ways You Can Make Daycare Drop Offs Easier

Your child comes home with a smile and a bag filled with crafts. They talk about their friends and teachers constantly. You know your kid loves daycare, so why is drop off so difficult? Lots of children find it hard […]

Kaiako the Key Ingredient for Quality Childcare

A lot of ingredients go into creating a quality childcare centre. There’s the environment and outdoor area, the resources and nutritious food. But to the team here at our Palmerston North childcare centre, there’s nothing more valuable than our teachers. […]

The First 5 Years of Learning in Early Childhood Education

The first five years of a child's life are incredibly significant and influential, not just for their development but also for ensuring children are supported to land on the right pathway for future success. Simple experiences that you see happen [...]