March 19, 2019 - - Last week, Room 9 went to the Capital E Arts Festival in town. It was such an amazing day! We saw three shows that were all really different. Here are some of our highlights . . . - Wednesdaywas the best day ever! I loved all the shows, but my... More →
A message from our Principal
March 18, 2019 - - Kia ora koutou ki te whanau o Avalon School, - I speak on behalf of our Avalon School Family when I say that our thoughts and prayers are with all those affected by the Christchurch Mosque shootings. - As the horrific events of last Friday in... More →
Walking Bus a Hit!
March 15, 2019 - - The weather played its part so we could finally do our first 'Walking Bus' - Thank you for those who met us there and joined in. It was the first time for some kids to walk to school. - We hope to see even more next Friday at... More →
Pod 2: Measuring
March 14, 2019 - - We have been exploring 'length' during Maths Time. - We used felts to measure and compare how tall we were. Now we know who is the tallest and shortest in our... More →
Junior Electives: Plan and Make wk 6
March 14, 2019 - - This week we had the challenge to plan and make a robot! We went to the 'Build and Play' trailer making our plans come to... More →
Junior Electives: Plan and Make wk 5
March 14, 2019 - - This week we were in the 'Build and Play Trailer' practising using a hammer and screw... More →
Reminder: Moving March 8:15am Friday!
March 14, 2019 - - We will be doing a ‘Walking Bus’ tomorrow, Friday 15 March - Drop off your child at a meeting point or they can join in as the ‘walking bus’ goes past. - The groups will be leaving the meeting points at 8:15am so meet us there. - Avalon... More →
AVALON FAMILY PICNIC
March 13, 2019 - - AVALON FAMILY - PLEASE BRING ALONG YOUR FAMILY DINNER AND COME AND SEE US! - WHEN: THIS FRIDAY 15TH MARCH 4 - 6.30PM - WHERE: AVALON PRIMARY SCHOOL - WHO: OUR AVALON SCHOOL WHANAU - WHY: BECAUSE WE WANT TO SEE YOU... More →
'What Now' is coming to Taita!
March 12, 2019 - - The TV show 'What Now' is coming to Taita! It will be filmed live on Sunday 21st of April from 8am - 10am. If you would like to be a part of the live audience please go to www.whatnow.tv/bonus/audience - Spaces are... More →
Pod 2: Sharing our writing
March 10, 2019 - - At writing time, we have been sharing our writing and talking about what we have been learning to do as writers! On Friday we all tried to use some build and play topic words to write about the different tools and materials we have been using. We... More →