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  • Zealandia Visit

    November 12, 2014 - We were lucky enough to have two experts come and teach us more about other the creatures in our garden.Hopefully with the help from all the children at Avalon, we will be able to encourage and care for some of our special New Zealand creatures.We... More →

  • Family Picnic

    November 11, 2014 - There were a number of families who came along to our picnic on Friday 31st October and many even came in costume!! It was lovely to spend the evening with you all! - Thanks to Eliza and Kushla for for treasure hunt and lolly... More →

  • Important reminders for our families

    November 4, 2014 - I hope everyone is having a great start to their week and that you all had an enjoyable time on Friday evening with our Community picnic...... - Please ensure that the office staff have all your up to date contact details. If we need to get hold of... More →

  • Picnic / Fish and Chip evening

    October 31, 2014 - Yes the “Picnic/ Fish and Chip evening ” will still be on. - However we will be shifting inside. - We will be now showing a couple of DVD’s in the dance room. The first DVD will begin at 4p.m. and it will be aimed more at the juniors. The... More →

  • Measuring

    October 26, 2014 - Room 8 have been busy measuring for the past two weeks in Maths. - We have started to understand and use certain measuring words correctly such as: Longer, Shorter, thin, taller, small - We went outside and found lots of different size sticks and... More →

  • Swimming Room 8

    October 26, 2014 - What wonderful progress all the children have made during our swimming lessons. - Here are some of the children showing us what they can do! - Come in to Room 8 to read some of our great swimming stories. - Please remind your child that they do not... More →

  • Kidpreneur Talks

    October 24, 2014 - Wow, we were so happy with our market days and learned lots about making and selling products. - We made a profit! Then had to decide and agree on how to use the money we made. The final decision was to use some for PE equipment and then make a... More →

  • Porotaka

    October 22, 2014 - We read a story about a grandfather who taught his grandchildren some games that he played back on the island of Ma'uke in the Cook Islands. - There were also some instructions of how to make a porotaka. - So we made some too! - Children enjoying... More →

  • Swan Plants

    October 21, 2014 - Planting Swan Plants- We will put these in the school garden when they are big and strong, ready for the Monarch Caterpillar to lay their eggs. - Sue and Darren from Zealandia - We put peaches and peanut butter in the tracking tunnels-When the... More →

  • Counting back to solve subtraction problems

    October 21, 2014 - The kereru maths group has been working on counting backwards to solve subtraction problems. - To do this we need to be about to count backwards from 100 confidently. - Have a look at us doing this really well! - Crystal - Brooklyn -... More →

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