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Tawhai Football Tournament Year 1 & 2 Students

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

It was World Cup fever at Tawhai School as we ‘kicked off’ this afternoon with the first of our 3 tournaments, involving the Year 1 & 2 Students. The children…

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Nga Kukari Assembly

Posted on by Kara McAuliffe

This afternoon Nga Kukari had their fortnightly assembly. It was very special because two Year 3 students hosted the assembly – Caprie and Riya! The Assembly Donkey was given out…

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Room’s 5 & 6 Visit the Marae & Library

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

This morning it was the turn of Room’s 5 & 6 to visit both Koraunui Marae and the Koruanui Stokes Valley Library. On arrival at the Marae, the children spent…

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Nga Kukari Assembly Wednesday 16th May

Posted on by Kara McAuliffe

Nga Kukari got together and had an assembly this afternoon. It was great to celebrate all of the great things going on in our syndicate. Today was also a special…

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BUILD Maths

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Room’s 5, 6, and 7 have now started group maths across the 3 classrooms from Monday to Wednesday, using BUILD Maths. This involves small groups rotating around 5 crates packed…

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The Last Kapa Haka for Term 1

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A great final Kapa Haka session to round off Term 1 for Room’s 5, 6, and 7 with Matua Whaitiri. They went over songs that they had learnt during the…

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Learning to Spin Poi

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

For today’s Kapa haka session with Room’s 5 & 6, Matua Whaitiri introduced the art of basic poi swinging. It is hard but with lots of help from Whaitiri and…

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Learning a New Song

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Yesterday Room’s 5 & 6 started to learn a new song during their half hour of Kapa Haka with Matua Whaitiri to the tune of Rivers by the New Zealand…

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Number 5!

Posted on by Ashlee Long

We are learning silly rhymes to help us with writing our numbers the correct way. Lannara was very enthusiastic about today’s Rhyme. “Long neck, tummy that’s fat, number 5 wears…

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Busy Bees

Posted on by Ashlee Long

What a busy few weeks we have had in Room 6 already this term! We love exploring and trying new things. Every morning we practice our Reading and Writing skills…

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Kapa Haka Time for Room’s 5 & 6

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The Children of Room’s 5 & 6 were so happy to see Matua Whaitiri for their first Kapa Haka session of the year. They were very quick to follow all…

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Athletics: Years 2 & 3

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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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Whitebait omelette

Posted on by Joshua Pearce

Over the weekend I was lucky to catch a half kilo of whitebait. After giving the family a feed I still had heaps left over, which I brought in for…

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Outside Maths!

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Room’s 5 & 6 had a pleasant surprise early this morning. The maths groups enjoyed some of their rotations outside in slightly warmer weather with a hint of sunshine!

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New movement program built around gymnastics

Posted on by Joshua Pearce

Students were really excited to join in on the first day of moveMprove program this Friday. This program is designed to help with student coordination, balance and motor skills, and…

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End of Term Hijinks!

Posted on by Joshua Pearce

As students wound down after a very active term two, we decided to relax the routines a little and rip into some alternative activities. In weeks 8-10 we learned about…

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An Impromptu Performance!

Posted on by Joshua Pearce

Every Thursday morning the year two students wander over to the hall to practice their kapa haka routines. Students have learned a range of waiata, karakia and haka throughout the…

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Play based learning in Room 6

Posted on by Joshua Pearce

During the initial weeks of term two the students in room six have turned their attention to more interdependent, play orientated styles of learning. Every day we focus on a…

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Room One and Six Marae Visit

Posted on by Joshua Pearce

In week 10 of term one, room six adventured down the road on a very sunny day to Visit the local Koranui marae. The students really enjoyed the experience, and…

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