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  • What is Art School?

    May 20, 2018 - - Art School is a place of creativity and music and laughter and learning. - In Art School, we are not scared of big words like surrealism, impressionism, pointillism or anthropomorphism. If you have a child in Art School, ask them about these words... More →

  • Pods 1,2,3 - Our zoo experience

    May 18, 2018 - - Kia ora, - A quick thank you to all of the amazing parents/grandparents/caregivers who joined us on our trip. Your presence and participation was massively appreciated. Thank you also to those who offered, but were unable to attend. We understand... More →

  • Gallipoli: Scale of our War

    May 18, 2018 - - Yesterday the seniors ventured into Wellington to visit Te Papa and the exhibition - Gallipoli: Scale of our War. It was an amazing experience with lots of fantastic discussion and reflection on our last 3 weeks of learning. Here are some of the... More →

  • Pod 6: Writing Animal Questions

    May 17, 2018 - - We have been learning how to write questions about an animal we want to learn more about. Then we used google search to find/research the answers … we found some answers but not all! - Here is the google search engine we used www.kiddle.co, - you... More →

  • Pods 4-6: Discovery Maths

    May 16, 2018 - - Unfortunately Pods 4-6 could not go to the zoo today. We had Discovery Maths- exploring animals through maths. - We had: - - Animal making with shapes - - Colour by numbers- what animal can you see? - - Animal eye spy and colour - - Design and make... More →

  • Room 14: Life in a Trench

    May 16, 2018 - - For the last three weeks, we have beenlearning about ANZAC. Today, we have been role-playing what it would have been like to be a soldier. Thanks Andre and Jerome for sharing your role-play with us. -... More →

  • Dance - Jungle Movement

    May 15, 2018 - - In our Dance pod, weread the book“Walking through the jungle.” by Julie Lacome to help us come up with some actions for a group... More →

  • Pods 4-6: Zoo Animal Sketching!

    May 15, 2018 - - As part of our Arts topic - Zoo Safari, we are learning how to sketch animals! Here we are practising by; - - looking at the shapes we can see in the animal outline - - drawing a light outline of the shapes we see - - adding in the details - -... More →

  • Drama- Moving like Giraffes

    May 15, 2018 - - We have been practising moving like giraffes. - Giraffes are tall. They have long legs. By Iman - I am drinking. I am getting down to the ground. By Ariana - Giraffes walk like they have stilts. By... More →

  • Pods 1-3 Zoo Trip!

    May 15, 2018 - - Pods 1-3 went to the zoo on Monday! - Can you name some of these animals? What features do they have that are special to... More →

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