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Chinese New Year 2020 - 新年快乐 HAPPY NEW YEAR!
Waitangi Day and including this in your planning and curriculum
Commonwealth and Olympic Games Activities for Children in ECE
Gifts appropriate to give and loved by toddlers and preschoolers
Christmas activities, present making, games and discussing the meaning of Christmas with children
Father's Day and Mother's Day Activity Ideas for in ECE Services
Birthday cakes – Should they be allowed in early childhood education and other options
Birthday party ideas and tips for under-5s in early childhood education and home settings
Baby Boy Names: Top 10 Popular Names, Traditional Names and Maori Names
Baby Girl Names: Top 10 Names, Unique Names, and Maori Names
Children's Day in New Zealand for Children Under 5 years
Guy Fawkes on 5th November - The History and Age-Appropriate Ways for Celebrating
ANZAC Day activity ideas, discussions and biscuit recipe for young children
World Teachers' Day, 6th October
Diversity in Cultural, Religious, and Family Beliefs Concerning Celebrations
World Down Syndrome Day 21st March
Rugby World Cup - Capturing the Interest and teaching tips
St Patrick's Day in March - Mischievous Leprechauns & More
Matariki: Celebrating the Māori New Year, 25 - 28 June 2019
Easter celebrations and appropriate activities for children
Shrove Tuesday - 25th Feb in 2020
Halloween and Some Different Ways of Celebrating
Diwali or Deepavali - the 'Festival of Lights'

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