September 2, 2014 - The kidpreneurs are getting ready to start making their products to sell. - SO during week 10 look out for... - CHOCOLATE FREEZIES - will soon be on sale in Week 10 - Made by Wung & Jie - Made with Nutella - Selling to senior kids -... More →
September 2, 2014 - We made paper parachutes and plastic bag parachutes. Then we tested them to see if they fell differently. - What do you think? - MVI_0018 Sanomiya - MVI_0023 Crystal - MVI_0019 Brooklyn - MVI_0017 Paisa - MVI_0013 Cyprihanna - MVI_0006 Ezra -... More →
Tongan Language Week!
September 2, 2014 - Mālō e lelei! - It's Tongan LanguageWeek - Uike Kātoanga’i ‘o e Lea Faka-Tonga, Monday 1 September to Sunday 7 September 2014. - This year's theme isKo e kai ia ‘a e Tonga – Enriching Aotearoa with Tongan... More →
Amber comes to visit.
September 2, 2014 - Yesterday in Room 14 we had Virginia from Hutt City Council come in and bring Amber, her Golden Retriever, along to show us how to stay safe around dogs. - Here is what we learnt: - "If a dogs on it's own, LEAVE IT ALONE" - "A dogs not a toy, don't... More →
September 2, 2014 - In maths today, we used a think board to show fractions as shapes, words and symbols. - My cake is in 4 equal pieces - Titi. I have cut my shape in half - D-Liah - I have cut my cake in half - Jay. I can show quarters in words, shapes and symbols -... More →
How much learning comes from a plastic bag?
September 2, 2014 - Last week at Discovery time, one of the activities we could choose was to experiment with how wind catches in a plastic bag. - We had such a great time doing this! - Then Ethan made a kite. This idea quickly caught on! Unfortunately there wasn't... More →
Ki o Rahi
August 31, 2014 - The senior school have been lucky enough to have Geryn from Kokiri Marae come and teach us Ki o Rahi on Thursday mornings. Ki o Rahi is a traditional Māori game that is fast-paced and incorporates skills similar to rugby, AFL, netball and touch. -... More →
August 27, 2014 - Today we witnessed some amazing magic in the hall. There were parrots coming out of hats and boxes, a lady disappearing, a never ending water jug and a strange talking puppet. - The show had an important message about being a good person. We talked... More →
Self-Monitoring in Writing
August 26, 2014 - This week in Room 15 we are looking at self-monitoring. - This means checking our own learning. - In writing, we are focusing on self-monitoring by re-reading our sentence to make sure that it makes sense, has the right capital letters and a full... More →
August 26, 2014 - Tomorrow we will be having a performer in our school. He will be performing a free show for us with an energy conservation message. The show is at 1.40 p.m. and you are all most welcome to join us for... More →