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There's so much you can learn from a butterfly...
It's that time of year again- when butterflies visit our kindys, tempted in by the swan plants grown specially to draw the graceful creatures in. Children simply love seeing them in the kindy gardens, and many kindergarten walls feature artwork depicting the flying beauties.
ABOVE: Caterpillars on the plant begin the life cycle that's so fascinating for young children.
ABOVE: It's not just the real life creatures that provide inspiration for little minds.
ABOVE: From jigsaw puzzles to playing dress ups, butterflies are a popular sight at kindy.
KIDSFIRST KINDERGARTENS ARE A NOT FOR PROFIT ASSOCIATION THAT HAS DEVELOPED AND MAINTAINED KINDERGARTENS IN CHRISTCHURCH, CANTERBURY AND ON THE WEST COAST FOR OVER 100 YEARS - AS THE PLACE LOCAL KIDS COME TO LEARN, PLAY AND HAVE FUN.
Children at Kidsfirst are using every opportunity to learn about their natural environment.