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3 to 5 years

3 to 5 years

Children between ages 3 to 5 years are likely to show more confidence, having moved from a wobbly toddler to a young child with more muscle. Their fine motor skills also become more controlled. Tamariki learn best when they're relaxed and having fun.

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Ara Mātua – 3 to 4 years

Ara Mātua parenting pathways identify ways kaitiaki can strengthen their relationship with pēpi. There are spaces to add their own goals to build their parenting confidence.

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