School Holiday Programmes

Tauranga New Zealand

January 2022 STEAM Holiday Programme

If you’re looking for a hands-on STEAM holiday programme for kids, Bricks 4 Kidz January holiday programme is for you! Every day is filled with a unique variety of activities to keep the creativity rolling. Let your child’s curiosity explore and let them become inspired through STEAM based challenges that have many developmental benefits through problem solving, team work, and innovative thinking. 

Venue: Saint Peters In the City, Nursery Lounge
Address: 130 Spring Street, Tauranga 3110

Monday 17th to Thursday 28th January 2022

From 9:00am to 3:00pm (Early drop-offs and late pickups available for an additional $8)

In-Centre Days: $75 / per day
Full Week Special: $360 / per week    

Please bring morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea, and a drink bottle for your child. 

Come with us as we drive into the wonderful worlds of the Careers in Science. We will solve clues and complete fun activities that explore architecture, engineering, mechanics and design. We will transform and take an epic adventure to decode mathematical puzzles, construct and code robotics and take on creative challenges.

Week 1: Careers of Science

Mon 17th to Fri 21st Jan 2022

 Come with us as we drive into the wonderful worlds of an Architect, a Zoologist, a Archaeologist, a Mathematician, and a Robotics Engineer. We will solve clues and complete fun challenges that explore architecture and design. We will understand and create wildlife and our ecosystems. We will enter ancient civilisations, decode mathematical puzzles, construct and code robotics.

Come on to learn about our precious Kiwi creatures.


Monday, 17th January

Construction City is a day full of Architectural design, Structural engineering and construction to create our own Lego City!



Tuesday, 18th January

What does a Zoologist do? Come build with us as we create our own Lego zoo, where we learn about animals habitats and the role they play in their natural ecosystems.


Wednesday, 19th January

What does it take to discover the treasures of past civilisations? Will you fall for a booby trap? Join us on an Archealogical treasure hunt of the Ancient Mayan Civilisation.


Thursday, 20th January

Our Mathematician day uses LEGO® to show the fun in mathematics. From building counting devices to testing game theory, this day is packed full of fun.


Friday, 21st January

Our Transforming Robots need help! Calling all future Robotics Engineers to roll to the rescue for this day of robotic ingenuity. Dress up as your favorite robot, for a chance to win a prize.


17th- 21st January

Monday: Architect
Tuesday: Zoologist
Wednesday: Archaeologist
Thursday: Mathematician
Friday: Robotics Engineer

Week 2: Careers of Science

Mon 24th to Fri 28th Jan 2022

Transform and take an epic adventure into the exciting life of a Botanist, a Meteorologist, a Marine Biologist, an Astronomer, and a Paleontologist. Build, learn and investigate the intricate plant kingdom, be put to the test with wild weather challenges, discover amazing underwater creatures, uncover the mysteries of space and dig up dinosaur bones and fossils.

Come on to learn about our precious Kiwi creatures.


Monday, 24th January

Build and learn about the plant kingdom with us. From carnivorous plants, to plants that can clone themselves, the plant kingdom is full of weird and wonderful science!



Tuesday, 25th January

What will happen when we put our Mini-fig meteorologists through a series of wild weather challenges? Will they beat the vortex or be blown away?


Wednesday, 26th January

Discover a Marine Biologists world in this under the sea adventure! We will explore some of the oceans strangest creatures, and how to play our part in protecting the oceans habitats.


Thursday, 27th January

From constellations, black holes and supernovas to the the planets in our own solar system, our universe is full of mysteries. Let’s build our telescopes and investigate!


Friday, 28th January

Just like paleontologists, we dig dinosaurs! What dinosaur facts will we dig up as we build our motorised dinosaurs on this Jurassic dress-up day! There will be prizes for our best dressed.


Week 2 (24th- 28th January)

Monday: Botanist
Tuesday: Meteorologist
Wednesday: Marine Biologist
Thursday: Astronomer
Friday: Paleontologist

Our Core Holiday Programme Offerings

Motorised Model Building

Students will experience the hands-on fun of model-building, from concept to completion. While exploring principles of engineering, architecture, physics and more.

  • Reinforce science, technology, engineering and maths concepts
  • Develop an appreciation for how things work
  • Build self-confidence and problem-solving skills


We offer an excellent introduction into the world of computer programming and robotics that will ignite your child’s imagination and introduce them to the possibilities of today’s technology world.

  • Logical project based programming and coding
  • Design thinking process
  • Problem solving and Critical thinking

Creative Challenges

A creative building provides children with the opportunity to design, develop, construct and implement their innovative ideas. We motivate children to follow their creative direction and inspire them to build their imagination.

  • Foster teamwork and collaboration
  • Spark imagination
  • Provide a safe, enriching environment to create and play

We learn, we build, we play with LEGO® Bricks