School Holiday Programme

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The January/February 2020 School Holiday Programme:

Children will have the opportunity to participate in both structured and non-structured activities. This will be a combination of craft and recreational activities. Please make sure that you record information correctly on the enrolment forms below:

WEEK 1 – Years 1-3
Monday 13th January –It’s all about tunnels and tents today as we set up a hide- away playground on the field area.
Tuesday 14th January – Children will enjoy watching a movie on the big screen at St Luke’s, followed by a colouring competition in the afternoon.
Wednesday 15th January – Anything water goes today! Enjoy a game of water wars, slides and fun in the pool.
Thursday 16th January – Mixed craft day, using jars and tins.
Friday 17th January – Come and help Elizabeth prepare and make a wonderful afternoon tea for all the children. I am sure there will be a little left over for you to take and share with your family.
WEEK 2 – Years 1–3
Monday 20th January – Play dough theme day.
Tuesday 21st January – Today the children will be able to exert some energy at JUMP. Children must have socks to wear whilst at the venue.
Wednesday 22nd January – A selection of hand craft activities for the children to do during the day.
Thursday 23rd January – We are off to a local park to enjoy a run around, plus some group games.
Friday 24th January – An early morning walk down to the local library for story time, followed by a McDonalds lunch. (No need to pack lunch today.)
WEEK 3 – Years 1–3
Monday 27th January – AUCKLAND ANNIVERSARY DAY – NO PROGRAMME
Tuesday 28th January – Mini golf time and hole in one challenge time.
Wednesday 29th January – Time to explore Kelly Tarlton’s, plus playtime at the nearby adventure playground.
Thursday 30th January – Pizza Day – learn how to make and roll pizza dough followed by preparing all your favourite toppings for a pizza lunch. (No need to pack lunch today).
Friday 31st January – A fun games day with some great team prizes.
WEEK 4 – Years 1–3
Monday 3rd Feb – A selection of craft mobiles for the children to decorate and hang at home.
Tuesday 4th Feb – Today children will have a picnic on the field and a scavenger hunt around the school. (No need to bring lunch today as we will be making rolls with the children in the morning.)
Wednesday 5th Feb – Today children will have a picnic on the field and a scavenger hunt around the school. (No need to bring lunch today as we will be making rolls with the children in the morning.)
Thursday 6th Feb – WAITANGI DAY – NO PROGRAMME
WEEK 1 – Years 4-7
Monday 13th January – Once again our cupboards are looking pretty empty. Children in groups will come up with a lunch menu to go and shop for, as well as groceries to get us through the week. Children do not need to bring lunch on this day.
Tuesday 14th January – Fun times down on the field with our tents and flying toys.
Wednesday 15th January – Anything water goes today! Enjoy a game of water wars, slides and fun in the pool.
Thursday 16th January – Children will enjoy watching a movie on the big screen at St Luke’s, followed by a colouring competition in the afternoon.
Friday 17th January – A quick stroll down to the local library to pick up some holiday reading (children to bring their Library cards if they have one), followed by a McDonalds Lunch.
WEEK 2 – Years 4-7
Monday 20th January – We are off to Ten Pin Bowling! So, how good is your aim? Don’t worry if it is not too good, as you will have lots of opportunity to get better as you play.
Tuesday 21st January –Clay craft day.
Wednesday 22nd January – We are off to a local park to enjoy a picnic lunch and games. Lunch will be provided but children will need to bring their own drink.
Thursday 23rd January –Come and help Elizabeth prepare and make a wonderful afternoon tea for all the children. I am sure there will be a little left over for you to take and share with your family.
Friday 24th January – A selection of craft activities for the children to do during the day.
WEEK 3 – Years 4-7
Monday 27th January – AUCKLAND ANNIVERSARY DAY – NO PROGRAMME
Tuesday 28th January –Pizza Day – learn how to make and roll pizza dough followed by preparing all your favourite toppings for a pizza lunch. (No need to pack lunch today).
Wednesday 29th January – Today we will set up Archery on the school field with the help of the experts, so come prepared to aim high and far.
Thursday 30th January –Minigolf fun – here we come.
Friday 31st January – Today the children will be able to exert some energy at JUMP. Children must have socks to wear whilst at the venue.
WEEK 4 – Years 4-7
Monday 3rd Feb – Time at school, following the clues to complete a scavenger hunt!
Tuesday 4th Feb –Today is all about fun in the pool with Canoes and lifejackets.
Wednesday 5th Feb – Wheels day. Bring along bikes, blades and scooters to have fun with at school. Helmets must be worn. No Helmet – No Play.
Thursday 6th Feb –WAITANGI DAY – NO PROGRAMME

SUN SAFETY PROCEDURE

  1. Parents to provide a hat for their child and the child will be required to wear it when they are outside.
  2. The programme will be organised to minimise time spent in the sun during highest burn-time periods, as advised by Cancer Society.
  3. Parents are asked to provide suntan lotion for their children to apply during the day. Staff will encourage older children to apply their own sunscreen and assist the younger children so as to ensure it is applied correctly. It is compulsory that sunscreen is applied to children prior to attending the day.
  4. Parents to provide appropriate sun-coverage clothing for swimming (including a sun rash vest) and trips, such as suitable t-shirts, sun suits etc.

THINGS TO REMEMBER

  1. Swimming will be available, so bring togs, sun vest & towel.
  2. Parents to provide morning tea, lunch and a drink, unless stated, not required.
    3 Children must wear shoes on all outing days and ensure all valuable items remain at home.

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