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Greetings in Te Reo Maori

Posted on by Jeanine Huynh

In Room 3 we have been learning about Te reo Maori greetings as part of our Kura Ahurea programme that has been introduced this year.  To give students a chance…

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Certificates

Posted on by Natalie Harbott

Thank you to Mrs Poole for coming to present the Room 15 certificates last week. Well done to Nirvana, Zoe, Kobi, Erin, Jessica and Felix! Ka rawe! Keep up the…

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Fun times in Room 14

Posted on by Janette Page

This term has been busy with lots of different activities going on. We have been using the Hutt Science Kits and learning some basic science principles, along with having a…

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Year 6 Students Visit the Dowse Museum

Posted on by Jeanine Huynh

On Monday the 3 of September the Years 6 Students were treated to a trip to the Dowse Art Museum. As students have been learning about Ranganui and Papatuanuku in…

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Liquefaction

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Room 15 always look forward to their hands-on science lessons and today was no exception. Their learning objective today was to observe the effect an earthquake has on the strength…

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Maori Greetings in Pic Collage

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Next week it will be Te Taura Whiri i te Reo Maori, Maori Language week, so while our Year 6 Students were away on a trip to the Dowse Museum…

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Some Great Artwork!

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Students in Karearea Toru and Wha have been learning about the Maori legend of Ranganui and Papatuanuku and how the earth and sky were separated. Students have been learning and…

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Improving Our Fine & Gross Motor Skills

Posted on by Jeanine Huynh

Room 3 and 4 have been learning some of the essential skills around movement. Last week we looked at walking and this weeks focus is on running. Learning these essential…

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“What lifts you?”

Posted on by Natalie Harbott

For Art this term, Room 15 have been learning how to blend with paints. We started with a blank piece of card, where we carefully blended our chosen colour. Next…

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Presenting work in Room 15

Posted on by Natalie Harbott

Room 15 students have been working very hard on a variety of exciting projects. Today Maia and Jessica presented a powerpoint sharing what they have learnt about the critically endangered…

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Kitchen Science

Posted on by Raewyn Young

Some students in Room 1 were lucky enough to experience some fun science experiments during Tuesday afternoon clubs. Ben Ludlow’s mum, Liz took this group and snapped some super photos…

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Photography Class in Action!

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

One of the Tuesday Club groups has comprised of budding photographers and the photos below give just some examples of the creativity they have shown today when they have been…

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Last Tuesday Club for the Term

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

As we are going to be getting pretty busy in the next few weeks with the upcoming production, today was our last Tuesday Club for the term. Here are just…

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Tape Art

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

On Friday 3rd August, Molly van Diggele and I were chosen to take part in a ‘Tape Art’ Workshop down at the Hub. The workshop was organised by Erica &…

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Making Foldscopes

Posted on by Natalie Harbott

This week, Room 15 students showed a lot of resilience as we learnt from Zoe, our Tuakana, on how to make a Foldscope. Some of us have finished and have…

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Nga Manu Assembly

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

The Nga Manu Team assembly took place Thursday afternoon co-presented by Sam & Serenity from Room 4 and Riley and Ayesha from Room 14. Apart from our usual Principal, Values…

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Kia Kaha

Posted on by Natalie Harbott

Room 15 has been working through the Kia Kaha programme, and today we finished our first focus area: You and Me. In this unit, we considered things that make us…

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The First Ng Manu Assembly for Term 3

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

This afternoon our seniors gathered together in the hall for the first Nga Manu Assembly for Term 3. An abundance of awards and certificates, plus some sharing from Room 15…

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Milk Bottle Houses

Posted on by Raewyn Young

At the end of Term 2 Rooms 1 and 2 turned plastic bottles into wonderful houses complete with furnishings,windows and doors. Some of us attached gardens, chimneys or playgrounds to…

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Room 15 Awards

Posted on by Natalie Harbott

On the last Friday of Term we announced the awards for our Students of the Month for June, and our Dojo Queen and King for the first half of the…

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