May 26, 2017 - - On Wednesday afternoon 16 very excited Year 1,2 and 3 students participated in a Tiniball tournament against other Hutt Valley schools. Each team played 5 games throughout the day and the energy never faded thanks to all the supporters cheering them... More →
Mud Challenge Madness!
May 25, 2017 - - Today some of our Year 5 and 6 students participated in the Tough Guy and Gal Mud Run. - They ran through mud and bush, crawled under barbed wire and swam through an icy, muddy lake at the end. - The kids had such a great time. Thanks to the parents... More →
Butter Making in Room 9
May 23, 2017 - - Today we did something really interesting - we made a liquid turn into a solid! - We started with cream and we shook it and shook it (and shook it!)We used in a marble in one jar but not the other. The one with the marble was much faster at turning... More →
Junior School: Home-School Books
May 23, 2017 - - Each week the Juniors have something to share in their home-school books so have a look in your child's book bag. - At the moment, we have lots of home-school books not coming back to school. Please have a hunt at home and return the book to school... More →
Friday Pizza Making
May 22, 2017 - - On Friday, Room 9 made pizza. We had planned what we were going to put on our pizza and then Friday was our chance to actually create them! - First we made the dough and then we let it rise in front of the heater for about an hour. It got so puffy!... More →
Whānau Community Survey
May 19, 2017 - - Your child/children's teachers and school leaders are interested to understand more about your experiences in the classroom. This survey is designed to help them find out about those experiences. There are no right or wrong answers and it should... More →
May 14, 2017 - - On Friday evening, some of Team 15 went to the Wellington Saints vs. Taranaki Mountaineers Basketball game at TSB arena in Wellington. It was a fun evening and we even got to meet the Saints after the game! - Check out some of our... More →
Writing about our mums!
May 14, 2017 - - In Sarah and Nicky's pod we wrote descriptions about our mums. We took them home to share with our mums for Mothers Day! - Joshua’s mum - She has black and brown hair. It is wavy. She has eyes – very black eyes. She has red cheeks and a smile on... More →
Team 15 Korowai
May 9, 2017 - - The goal of this task was to construct a class korowai-cloak which displays what we value in our class. The process was one of working cooperatively to create the cloak. - The korowai is a particular type of kākahu (cloak). It is usually decorated... More →
Tuakana-Teina in Action!
May 9, 2017 - - Today Team 15 visited Pod 5 to start our buddy reading programme. This programme reinforces the Maori concept of Ako which is,“the promotion of effective and reciprocal teaching and learning relationships where everyone is a learner and a... More →