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  • Leaf sketching

    August 22, 2018 - - Room 15 have been learning about Native NZ Plants. We found a Kawakawa at school which we then pressed, rubbed and sketched it. They also described the leaf during writing and created some art work with... More →

  • Pod 6: MoveMprove

    August 22, 2018 - - We are having lots of fun learning different ways to roll, swing, jump, balance and move! We are pretty awesome -check us out! Who knew we could be so... More →

  • Wellington Regional Chess Tournament

    August 21, 2018 - - Our chess players had another great tournament today at Mana College! - Our Avalon A Team got gold and the Avalon B Team were third for the bronze. Paul was undefeated and came first. Nachiket second and Loki third. (It was time for the Juniors to... More →

  • Room 14: Flax Weaving

    August 21, 2018 - - Room 10 were kind enough to let us join them for flax weaving last week! We learnt about the fascinating Maori tradition and Morvern and the children in room 10 taught us the skills and techniques we need to successfully... More →

  • Tuakana Teina

    August 21, 2018 - - Every Monday from 12.55 to 1.15 thejunior and seniorstudents participate in buddy reading. The senior students plan and prepare reading material to share with their junior buddy. The reading, questioning and conversations between the students is... More →

  • Tuakana-Teina starts for 2018

    August 21, 2018 - - We have started our Tuakana-Teina buddy reading again for 2018! - Each senior student is paired with a junior student for a shared reading time each week. There are lots of positives for both the seniors and juniors! Here are some photos from this... More →

  • Pods 2 and 3 Gymnastics

    August 21, 2018 - - Kia ora, - This term your children are having funlearning gymnastics skills. We are fortunate enough that they are getting a double dose with both our regular Sportstart Programme on Wednesdays along witha special Friday session supported... More →

  • Leaf Printing in Room 14!

    August 16, 2018 - - Our topic this term is Native Birds and Plants. We've carried out heaps of research to learn more about the amazing birds and plants in New Zealand. - Every Thursday morning, our Topic lessons are focused on Art. Here, we have been looking at the... More →

  • Move to Improve

    August 16, 2018 - - On Tuesday mornings the students from Middle School have been involved in Move to Improve. The students are participating in a wide range of activities with equipment such as jumping, rolling, throwing, catching, balancing and swinging. They are... More →

  • Creations with recyclable materials

    August 16, 2018 - - David, Josh, Javik, Rosemarie, Piper and Susan from Middle Schoolhave been using recyclable materials to create people, a museum, butterflies, flowers and robots. They have been using their imagination and coming up with some awesome creations. Well... More →

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