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A number of books available aimed from pre-school through to end of primary level, a couple of DVD’s also available as a Teacher / Parents Resource for under 5’s. Maru the Moa is now part of the WAVE Team and is available to hire for delivering health and safety messages in a fun, creative and meaningful way in South Canterbury.

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A Moving Child is a Learning Child - by Gill Connell and Cheryl McCarthy

A Moving Child is a Learning Child - by Gill Connell and Cheryl McCarthy

Just as kids' bodies need specific nutrients for good health, they also need a balanced diet of physical activity to help them grow and reach their potential.  Connect the dots that link movement, brain activity, and early learning. [more]
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A Moving Child is a Learning Child - by Gill Connell and Cheryl McCarthy

A Moving Child is a Learning Child - by Gill Connell and Cheryl McCarthy

Just as kids' bodies need specific nutrients for good health, they also need a balanced diet of physical activity to help them grow and reach their potential.  Connect the dots that link movement, brain activity, and early learning. [more]
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Help Save Your Planet

Help Save Your Planet

Series of 4 books suitable for ECE and Primary School. Our world is changing; we can slow down these changes; small efforts make a big difference - fascinating facts explaining all the ins and outs of population/climate/animal habitats/food and farming. [more]
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Help Save Your Planet

Help Save Your Planet

Series of 4 books suitable for ECE and Primary School. Our world is changing; we can slow down these changes; small efforts make a big difference - fascinating facts explaining all the ins and outs of population/climate/animal habitats/food and farming. [more]
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Help Save Your Planet

Help Save Your Planet

Series of 4 books suitable for ECE and Primary School. Our world is changing; we can slow down these changes; small efforts make a big difference - fascinating facts explaining all the ins and outs of population/climate/animal habitats/food and farming. [more]
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Help Save Your Planet

Help Save Your Planet

Series of 4 books suitable for ECE and Primary School. Our world is changing; we can slow down these changes; small efforts make a big difference - fascinating facts explaining all the ins and outs of population/climate/animal habitats/food and farming. [more]
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Kahu the Kiwi & Marama the Kea - Hand Puppets

Kahu the Kiwi & Marama the Kea - Hand Puppets

Kahu the Kiwi and Marama the Kea are two hand puppets which are available for you to use to promote healthy lifestyle messages at your setting in a fun and interactive way. [more]
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Kapai’s Keepsafe Children’s Firewise

Kapai’s Keepsafe Children’s Firewise

Fires, candles, heaters and stoves can make the house a very dangerous place for little kiwis, so Kapai and his friends decide to learn about fire safety.  This fire safety guide, approved by the NZ Fire Service, covers all the main fire safety rules. [more]
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Kapai’s Keepsafe Children’s Road Code

Kapai’s Keepsafe Children’s Road Code

Roads are dangerous places for little kiwis, so Kapai and his friends decide to learn about road safety. [more]
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Kapai’s Keepsafe Children’s Waterwise

Kapai’s Keepsafe Children’s Waterwise

Beaches, lakes, rivers, creeks and swimming pools are dangerous places for little kiwis, so Kapai and his friends decide to learn about water safety. [more]
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Kapai’s Sunsmart Rules

Kapai’s Sunsmart Rules

Kapai and his friends learn about the SunSmart rules that help little kiwis enjoy their time in the sun.  This sun safety guide, approved by the Cancer Society of NZ and the Health Sponsorship Council, covers all the main SunSmart rules. [more]
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Lunch Box Game

Lunch Box Game

A memory game, suitable for ages 3-7 years with 2-4 players. The game includes 4 healthy lunch box boards and 24 healthy food items from the lunchboxes. The player who collects all the healthy foods on their lunch box first wins. [more]
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Pretend Birthday Cake - wooden

Pretend Birthday Cake - wooden

This cake is an alternative way to celebrate a child’s birthday. Use the wooden spatula to serve the cake and the fake candles to make a wish. [more]
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Scooter Boards Set1

Scooter Boards Set1

This kit contains 4 scooter boards (400mm square) in a large bag.  Blue, Green, Red, Purple.  Ideal for mobility skills and can be used to develop bi-lateral co-ordination, balance and kinaesthetic awareness. [more]
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Scooter Boards Set2

Scooter Boards Set2

This kit contains 4 scooter boards (400mm square) in a large bag.  Blue, Yellow, Orane, Green. Ideal for mobility skills and can be used to develop bi-lateral co-ordination, balance and kinaesthetic awareness. [more]
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Step-by-step Veg Patch

Step-by-step Veg Patch

Use this book to select crops for each season and learn how to plan your garden. Learn how to grow and care for 50 veges and 15 fruits as well as growing from seeds and planting out, pollination, routine care, harvesting, pests and disease. [more]
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The Amazing Moa Hunt Game

The Amazing Moa Hunt Game

Use your wits and memory to explore our beautiful country in this absorbing educational board game.  Transform yourself in to a native flightless bird, then armed with a die, a track, clues and a map, pit yourself against your fellow avian explorers. [more]
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Toi Te Kupu He Papakupu Toiora

Toi Te Kupu He Papakupu Toiora

Illustrated with photographs this mini Papa Kupu (dictionary) uses many food, nutrition, health, cooking, and human biology/physiology terms and is in English to Māori and Māori to English. [more]
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What happens when you use your senses?

What happens when you use your senses?

The human body is like an amazing machine, constantly working to keep us fit and healthy.  Each system in the body has an important job to do: we use our senses to get information to our brain. [more]
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Your Smile Counts

Your Smile Counts

Large read aloud book which encourages children to clean their teeth.   Suitable for ECE and Primary. [more]
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