October 18, 2016 - - In maths Room 9 have been learning about repeating patterns and symmetry. Here are some of our repeating patterns made out of... More →
October 18, 2016 - - My Maths Challenge is... - This week we will be looking at symmetrical objects such as faces, chairs and doors. Please help your child to find and draw three things from where you live that have a line of symmetry. For example the table top the bed,... More →
Baking at Discovery time
October 17, 2016 - - We have added in a new hands on activity into Discovery...Baking! - Having children help in the kitchen is a great way to use mathematical language in a fun, delicious and sometimes messy way! They had to read fractions on the measuring cups and... More →
Did you shake your tail feather?
October 16, 2016 - - Kiedin, Ruapani, Sabreen, Ella and Esther read the book Did you shake your tail feather. - It is about a bird that finds a beautiful feather and asks all the other birds if it belongs to them. We retold the story using Stop Motion. - We each had to... More →
I can tell you where I am
October 16, 2016 - - The Whero Maths Pod used the iPads to explain where we were on the playground. - We worked in groups of 2 or 3. We had to take the photos and then use an app on the iPad called book creator. - We learnt how to put the photos in and how to record our... More →
Where are you?
October 14, 2016 - - We have been learning some words that describe where we are. We had to follow Anna's instructions and listen really carefully so we knew what to do. Some good words to practise at home are up, down, inside, outside, forwards, backwards, on top,... More →
Term 4 - Disovery
October 11, 2016 - - For the next two weeks Discovery time will be on a Monday due to the swimming timetable. We were straight into it yesterday! - We were making buildings and motorbikes out of lego, having tea parties, constructing cars, washing lines and ambulances... More →