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Athletics for Our Most Junior Students

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What a great day for having our Junior athletics rotations! Our most junior classes were the first to compete in 5 different events, the sack race, egg & spoon race,…

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Teddy Bears Picnic and the Petting Zoo

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Yesterday was a very busy day for Nga Kukari as they began by building shelters for their teddy bears and cuddly toys. Then it was outside to enjoy a Teddy…

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Dress Up Day in the Pumpkin Patch!

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After a very busy and tiring 2 weeks swimming the children had a very enjoyable & relaxing day, most of them in their favourite dress-up clothes. Here are a few…

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Last Day of Swimming for Room 10

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I managed to capture a few photos of Room 10 as they were down at the pool earlier than normal. Some great efforts captured on camera!

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Captain Cash Pays a flying Visit to Room 10!

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Our Awesome Captain Cash from ASB paid a flying visit to Room 10 today and not only introduced them to New Zealand money but how to put it in order,…

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The Day the Cement Truck Came to Tawhai!

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It was a very exciting half hour for the Pumpkin Patch as they were led out to the forecourt just before morning tea!  A big cement truck had arrived and…

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Enjoying the Warmer Weather!

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What a great week we have had in the Pumpkin Patch after the holidays, spending some time outside for student agency. The children have been having fun playing with some…

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Grow your Own Garden in the Pumpkin Patch!

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On Monday our keen gardeners Marlie, Memphis and Mia got to do some expert planting with the New World Grow Your Own Garden kits.

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Some Imaginative Play in the Pumpkin Patch!

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The children in Pumpkin Patch have been enjoying their student agency in the last week of Term 3, inside and out as the days are now getting warmer, delighting us…

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Student Agency & Exploration!

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It was lovely for the children in the Pumpkin Patch to enjoy some student agency outside today enjoying some rare rays of sunshine. A few even got to explore the…

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Kenny the Kindness Bear a Hit with Pumpkin Patch!

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Pumpkin Patch have had a recent addition to the classroom in the shape of Kenny the Kindness Bear. He arrived with a special bed and a small set of rules…

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Looking For Shapes!

Posted on by Katarina Serepisos

What an awesome day we had going on a shape hunt around the school! The children have been learning about shapes this term in the pumpkin patch and we decided…

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Enjoying the Winter Sun!

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Because we have had quite a days of cold and wet weather, the Pumpkin Patch haven’t been out for their daily run/walk on the track as often as they would…

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Filling a Bucket!

Posted on by Ginny Treadwell

In the Pumpkin Patch this week, we have been learning about how to ‘fill a bucket”. It’s a way of encouraging kindness and positive behaviour using the concept of an…

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Play Based Learning in the Pumpkin Patch!

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Here are some photos of our lovely Pumpkin Patch children enjoying some student agency together. It is wonderful to see their happy interactions with each other as they either pretend…

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Making Tikis

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We have been making Tikis in the Pumpkin Patch. We looked at the different designs that we could add to our tikis and the general shape of them and used…

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A Very Messy Afternoon!

Posted on by Ginny Treadwell

Pumpkin Patch and Room 16 had a great time exploring with some mucky, wet, messy activities this afternoon. The kids had a ball – all the squeals and giggles confirmed…

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Pumpkin Patch Celebrating Samoan Language Week

Posted on by Ginny Treadwell

This week is Samoan Language Week and the kids in the Pumpkin Patch have been learning lots! We have looked at some basic greetings and farewells, numbers to 10 and…

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A joyous Kapa Haka session!

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The children from the Pond and Pumpkin Patch had a wonderful Kapa Haka session on Thursday requesting their favourite songs that they have been learning during the year With Matua…

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Shark Attack!

Posted on by Ginny Treadwell

Carrying on with our Shark Week, the kids all learnt to play a modified version of the game, Seaweed, which we renamed “Shark Attack!”. Pumpkin Patch kids are now becoming…

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