Our Topic in Term 1 has been based around out school foundations. We have been unpacking ‘You Belong’, what does this actually mean? We decided to form some bands and write our own songs/raps around the theme of belonging. … Continue reading
In Term 1 we have been looking at Pablo Picasso, we learnt about him as an artist and created our very own self-portraits inspired by his cubism style!
Room 8 were given the amazing opportunity to take part in a digital technologies programme at the Te Papa Museum. Throughout the programme, Room 8 solved real-world problems, while developing their knowledge of the world around them. Through accessing national … Continue reading
On Mondays this term, Room 8 and Room 10 have been doing SportStart together. Our focus this term has been gymnastics, we are all really enjoying putting routines together and learning about different movements.
In SportStart this week, Room 8’s PALs (Physical Activity Leaders) ran a fantastic warm up session with Room 8 and Room 10. Well done PALs, keep up the great work!
We had out first session of moveMprove, it was great fun exploring all the equipment. We look forward to another sessions next week
We spent the afternoon looking at different native trees; touching them, smelling them and describing them. After we did some leaf rubbings which turned out AMAZING!
We really enjoy doing SportStart on Mondays with Room 10. It is great to work with different people
We had a fantastic time learning lots of new basketball skills!
Well done Onyx! You have got the Avalon attitude
In Term 1 we were learning about newspaper articles. To get the information we needed to write our articles, we had to interview some important sports athletes!
We had great fun rapping our spellings! IMG_0565 – Josh IMG_0573 – Leo and Daniel
YUM! On the last day of Term 1, Room 8 and 9 took part in some baking. We read and followed instructions, measured out ingredients and decorated our yummy biscuits. Great way to end a busy term! Well done guys
What an exciting day! We took the train into Wellington City to visit the Te Papa Museum. The Gallipoli Exhibition was AMAZING. Some of us were so exhausted by the busy day, that we had a nap of the train … Continue reading