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Nga Manu Sports

Posted on by Janette Page

This term, a number of students have enjoyed the opportunity to visit the Stokes Valley Bowling Club, as part of the Nga Manu sports programme. Students selected the sport they…

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Room 14 and 15 activities

Posted on by Janette Page

Over the last few weeks, Room 14 and 15 have had the opportunity to visit the Koraunui Marae together for kapahaka with Matua Whaitiri. We sang a number of songs;…

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Working with Clay

Posted on by Ginny Treadwell

Hub 43 kicked off the last week of term with a workshop run by Elise from The Dowse. They had loads of fun trying out different techniques to create imaginative…

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Nga Manu Sports Rotations

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

The Nga Manu team usually round off the week with sports rotations on a Friday afternoon, but because of the afternoon assembly, I was able to capture them thoroughly enjoying…

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Kelly Sports Week 5

Posted on by Dave Whiteman

In our 5th week of Kelly Sport with James, the focus for Room 3 in this session was on developing a good high jump technique using the scissor kick. After…

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Sea Week

Posted on by Tanya Allen

Last week in recognition of ‘Sea Week’, Room 15 decided to get arty!! We spent Thursday afternoon painting sea creatures onto lovely flat river rocks, made some origami fish or…

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Focus on being active

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Through the first half of term 1 Room two have been focused on building our well being through Taha Tinana – physical activities. Each morning we start our day by…

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Kapa Haka

Posted on by Ginny Treadwell

Hub 43 had Kapa Haka Thursday morning. The kids really enjoyed working through our Tawhai Waiata that was written by Tawhai students. Unfortunately, the wet weather and the arrival of…

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U13 Basketball Camp

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

There will be an U13 Boys & Girls Basketball Camp on Sunday 10th March at the Walter Nash Stadium for any interested senior students. This will be from 12 midday…

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Nga Manu Newsletter for Term 1

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Please click on the pdf documents below to view what’s happening in the Nga Manu Syndicate. Nga Manu Newsletter Term 1

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Stem Challenges

Posted on by Karen Johnston

In Room 15 we have been completing a variety of activities that cover Science/Technology/Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). We had 7 different activities, which each group had to try. We have…

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Girls’ Futsal Tournament

Posted on by Janette Page

Wednesday 20th February saw another Girls’ Futsal Tournament take place at Walter Nash Stadium. 6 teams from Nga Manu took part with great enthusiasm and a fair bit of skill….

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Kelly Sports

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Room 3 had an excellent first session with James yesterday which mainly centred on the correct way to run, ie, in a straight line, with a straight back, with bent…

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Kelly sports stars in Room 4

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

The kids in Room 4 had a great session with Kelly Sports today. They focused on correct running styles and played some games they included jumping exercises. A little bit…

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Welcome to Room 14

Posted on by Janette Page

Nau mai, Haere mai and Welcome to Room 14 for 2019. It has been a great start to the year and everyone is settling into the routines of being back…

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Magic Monday in HUB43

Posted on by Ginny Treadwell

The Year 6 children have been working so hard in HUB43 for the past couple of weeks. We have been focusing on what it means to be a role model…

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Playtime for our Most Senior and Junior Students

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

To round off a fantastic week in Hub43 (Rooms 3 & 4), our most Senior Students spent about 20 minutes with our most Junior Students in the Pumpkin Patch, having…

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Powhiri for the Nga Manu Students at the Koraunui Marae

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

This morning our Nga Manu Students were warmly welcomed into the Koraunui Marae with a special Powhiri. After a Karakia & a Waiata from Shane Te Kira, Matua Whaitiri spoke…

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The Spirit of Christmas!

Posted on by Natalie Harbott

Over the last few weeks of term, it was clear that the true spirit of Christmas was inside each and every member of Room 15! Every child dedicated themselves to…

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Student of the Month – November.

Posted on by Natalie Harbott

Congratulations to Jessica Wiggins who was awarded Student of the Month for November, 2018! Jessica was chosen by her peers as a kind, caring and hardworking member of Room 15….

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