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Powhiri for the Nga Manu Students at the Koraunui Marae

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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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Water Fun!

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

As we wind down after a very busy Term 4, the water fun organised by the Nga Kukari teachers was just the ticket for everyone to enjoy some good old…

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Cute Little Snowmen!

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Room 5 spent a couple of busy days making snowmen from oven bake clay. Firstly they were given white clay to soften and mould into a body and a head….

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Bouncy Castles & Ice Blocks!

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A wonderful way for Room 5 to end their week..having a turn in the bouncy castle organised by Mr Pearce and a lovely ice block to cool off with afterwards!

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A Great End to EOTC Week!

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Today Room 5 had fine, warm weather for their ‘Wheels Day’ and several children brought in bikes or scooters. The children also enjoyed drawing on the concrete with large coloured…

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From Balloons to Fishes!

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Room 5, in preparation for their dance number, ‘Under the Sea’ with Room 6, spent several sessions making fishes out of paper mache. They began by sticking 2 layers of…

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From Tahi to Rua Tekau

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To celebrate Maori Language Week, Room 5 have been learning to count from tahi all the way up to  rua tekau, and to help them do that they have been…

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Special News in Room 5

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We had quite a bit of special news in Room 5 today. Annabelle shared some lovely video clips of her family settling into the Kiwi way of life since leaving…

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Room’s 5 & 6 Start Practicing for Production

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The next few weeks are going to be pretty busy as everyone learns speaking lines or songs, dance moves and makes props for the upcoming production in Week 10. Here…

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Ellie’s Axolotl!

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For special news today, Ellie, with the help of her Mum Jody, brought in her pet Axolotl Smokey housed in his portable aquarium much to the delight of Room 5….

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Lots of Special News!

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This Friday, there were several children who had special news to share in Room 5. Baxter showed everyone the skull of a ram that had been found on a farm…

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A Fun Maths Game

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The Maths group in Room 5 spent some time this morning learning to play a great “Paper, Scissors, Rock” type game involving odd and even numbers. The children were divided…

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Some New Literacy Games at Reading Time

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During reading time in Room 5, the children have been given some additional literacy games to play and they are thoroughly enjoying them especially the scrabble which has become a…

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Tawhai Football Tournament Year 1 & 2 Students

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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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Special News!

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It is always great when the students in Room 5 have photos to go with their Friday news as the class really enjoy looking at the photos while they listen…

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Nga Kukari Assembly

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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

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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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Baxter’s Tough Guy Challenge

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Yesterday Room 5 student Baxter shared a great experience with his class that he had undertaken on Thursday, the Tough guy/girl challenge which took place over in Wainui. He was…

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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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Room 5 Have Fun at the Football for Schools Session

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Room 5 thoroughly enjoyed their first session this morning with Marvin & Didi from the Lower Hutt Football for schools programme. They all were given a ball to begin with…

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