December 8, 2016 - - To celebrate a fantastic year Room 8, 9 and 10 are going to go to… - AVALON PARK - for playing and a picnic - WHEN: Wednesday 14th December (weather permitting) - TIME: Walking from school at 10:45am (returning approximately around 2pm) - WHAT TO... More →
Lost School Readers
December 8, 2016 - - Please return all SCHOOL readers to school ASAP. We have lots missing! - Look all over ... under beds, in drawers, toy boxes, between cushions etc. - You will know if they belong to AVALON as this is stamped inside each... More →
Pool Party Fun!!
December 7, 2016 - - Yesterday we celebrated another fantastic year at school. We had so much fun at the pool... More →
PE - striking the ball
December 5, 2016 - - Over the past few weeks we have been learning how to catch, throw and hit the ball. - We have come up with some points to help you do this! - When you throw you need to : - - aim at the target - - look at the target the whole time - - bend your arm... More →
Hide and Seek writing
December 5, 2016 - - Today we played hide and seek. We were allowed to hide anywhere in the classroom or the back room. Anna counted backwards from 30 and then she came to find us! - When we wrote about our game we were allowed to write using the big paper on our tummy,... More →
Telling The Time
November 25, 2016 - - At school this week we have been starting to learn how to tell the time using analogue clocks. We have started to talk about: - - O'Clock - - Quarter past - - Half past - - Quarter to - We have also talked about seconds, minutes and hours. It would... More →
November 18, 2016 - - With Diwali being onlast month, Room 10 looked at rangoli patterns to inspire our weaving. We loved the colours and shapes and noticed that most of the rangoli patterns either showed symmetry or rotation. - Have a look at our... More →
Avalon School is closed today - Monday 14th November
November 14, 2016 - - Please keep safe and look after each... More →
Olympic Medal Winner Peter Taylor Visits Room 10!
November 10, 2016 - - Guess who came to Room 10? - PETER TAYLOR!! - He's an Olympic Bronze Medal winner and a World Champion. Room 10 was so lucky he came to visit. It was inspiring hearing about how he never gave up and kept training hard to achieve awesome things. What... More →
Guess who is coming to Room 10...
November 8, 2016 - - Guess who is coming for a visit to Room 10? He's a world champion, Olympic medalist, born in Lower Hutt and can power through the water!! - You'll have to wait and see... but be sure to ask your child all about it after school on Thursday. Keep your... More →