Hawea Kindergarten - Philosophy Statement
Kindergarten the child is the focus. We
provide opportunities for each child to engage in sustained, meaningful
conversations with their peers and Teachers to enable them to become
and competent learners. Each child learns in their own way so our
extends children’s thinking and learning by using their interests
provide a stimulating environment
where children learn through planned and spontaneous experiences with
alongside their peers and Teachers. Our environment reflects the
their learning and supports them to develop their own working theories
the world around them.
work in partnership with each child’s
family/whānau and community. We value and incorporate parent’s
being fundamental to their child’s learning and development.
acknowledge the Treaty of Waitangi and value
the importance of incorporating te reo and tikanga Māori into our