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  • Cricket skills in Room 10

    August 28, 2015 - - This week we were lucky enough to have cricket skills! I'll let Peteru tell you all about it. - Yesterday Room 9 and 10 were learning cricket skills together. The guys that were teaching us were Patrick and Tim. Tim put 6 people in each group and... More →

  • Room 4's Gutter Board Players

    August 28, 2015 - - Do you know how to play gutter board? Room 4 do! - The 3 parts to a good game are ....... co operation competition... More →

  • Ukulele lessons!

    August 28, 2015 - - A group of senior choir students have started ukulele lessons on Friday afternoons with their tutor, Arn (from Uenuku Ukulele Uwhoria). - Here are some photos of them in... More →

  • Cricket

    August 27, 2015 - - Today we had a cricket taster, so Seba and VJ wrote about it: - In Cricket, one team does the fielding and the other team does the batting. - Fa'amoemoe whacks the soft ball into the sky and the other team tries to catch it. - When VJ slams the... More →

  • ALL junior writers writing about Percy's Reserve

    August 26, 2015 - - We had to turn our key word plans into sentences by using a main idea in our first sentence then making sentences with supporting details. - The cave - I thought the cave had some spiders but it didn’t. Spiders like dark places like caves, forests... More →

  • Maths in Room 2

    August 22, 2015 - - Improper Fractions - This term we have been solving improper fractions (like: 24/5) by turning them into mixed number fractions (4 4/5). We workout the answers by using materials, whiteboards and multiplication facts. We are focusing on recording... More →

  • NZ kids food

    August 22, 2015 - - We have another option if you are stuck for your child's morning tea and lunch. This parcel is delivered free to our school office and will arrive for them to pick up prior to them arriving at school. A few of our families are using this company and... More →

  • Room 10 Busy Builders

    August 21, 2015 - - This week Room 10's been very busy building! We have used play dough, newspaper and sticks to build different creative structures. We needed to work together and keep trying because it was very tricky! Next week,we need to use some stronger... More →

  • Room 14 Maths: Proportions and Ratios

    August 21, 2015 - - This term for Maths we are looking at Proportions and Ratios. In the last four weeks, we have learnt about doubles, halves, fractions and equal sharing. Below are photos of these super kids using materials such as sticks and felt pens to help them... More →

  • Reading Recovery

    August 19, 2015 - - Congratulations to Devon who has worked really hard and has made fantastic progress, now has been discontinued from the daily Reading Recovery Programme. - Congratulations - Corben is working hard on his story writing. - Kiedin has just joined the... More →

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