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Room 11 at the petting zoo

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Room 11 had a great time at the petting zoo. There was a goat, a pony, two lambs, a donkey, a dog, a 15 week old puppy and guinea pigs…

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Athletics: Years 2 & 3

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

After morning tea, it was the turn of the year 2 & 3 Classes to have their athletics rotations. The events were the same but there was an extra rotation,…

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Thanksgiving for Room 11 and 4

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Yesterday Cooper and Payton’s mum Lindsey brought in some pumpkin pie. It was Thanksgiving and she had made pie to celebrate! She told us all about Thanksgiving. Thanks for making…

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Room 11 Swimming

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Room 11 went swimming for week 1 and 2 of the term. It was so much fun but we also learnt a lot about how to keep ourselves safe in…

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Making aliens in Room 11

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This week in Room 11 we have been making aliens out of recycled materials – thank you for bringing these in! First we drew a labelled plan of what we…

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Mapping the solar system in Room 11

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Today we made a playground sized model of the solar system. We had to measure the distance of each planet from the Sun and each planet was a different size….

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Room’s 8, 11 & 12 Battle it out for the Tawhai Cup!

Posted on by Ryan McGarry

It was a scorching hot day in Stokes Valley as Rooms 8,11 and 12 battled it out for the prestigious Tawhai Cup. There was plenty of fantastic touch rugby skill…

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Moving and improving!

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For the past 8 weeks Room 11 has been very lucky to have Chris and Aaron from Rimutaka Gymsports to run the Gymnastics programme Move and Improve. We have been…

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Basketball Tournament

Posted on by Janette Page

Tuesday 29th August saw 4 of our basketball teams head to Walter Nash Stadium to take part in the Northern Zone Basketball Tournament. Everyone played well and had some great…

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Room 11 goes weed busting!

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We had an awesome time on Wednesday with the Kieran and Christie from Greater Wellington Council (Biosecurity) learning all about weeds in our local environment and why they are bad….

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A Lesson in Mandarin Chinese!

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Room 2 and their buddy class Room 11 spent a great half hour learning a little bit of Mandarin Chinese courtesy of Miss Wilson. After a bit of a warm…

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Room’s 2 & 11 Enjoy Some Buddy Time!

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This afternoon Room 2 paid a visit to their buddy class Room 11 to enjoy some time together reading to each other. Miss Wilson & Miss McAuliffe are planning lots…

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Traction Man Is Here!

Posted on by Zara Blandford

Last week Room 11 got let loose with the iPads to film their very own adventure stories. These were inspired by Mini Grey’s book ‘Traction Man Is Here’, a book…

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BUILD Maths

Posted on by Zara Blandford

This term Room 8, 11 & 12 have started doing maths together. It is a lot of fun and the best part is that there is so much great learning…

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Wonderful plays

Posted on by Zara Blandford

On Friday Room 11 were treated to some wonderful plays performed by some year 4 students from Room 4. We loved watching these and it has inspired us to practice…

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Buddy Class Plays

Posted on by Andrea Sinclair

Over the past few Friday’s we’ve been working on some drama in groups. We chose plays from a variety of journals, practised, prepared props and performed some of them. A few of…

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Buddy Time Plays!

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Following on from our very successful collaborative paper mache projects from Term One, Room’s 2 & 11 have now decided to move onto performance-based art. The kids have chosen from a…

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We love Autumn!

Posted on by Zara Blandford

Room 11 have had a great first week back at school. They have had fun writing Autumn poems and doing some Autumn art. Writing and Art are Mrs Blandford’s favourite…

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Science Day – Volcanoes!

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Today Room 11 & 12 students were scientists and did an exploration into New Zealand’s unique volcanic landscape. We started by watching the myth about how Maui fished up the…

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Football Fun!

Posted on by Zara Blandford

Today Room 11 and 12 participated in a football tournament. Fun was had by all and the bad weather did not dampen anyone’s spirits. Yesterday Mr McGarry ran football skill sessions…

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