Last Wednesday, Polly from Talk Link came to school and worked with the teachers and teacher aides around communication and a rich literacy programme for our special needs children. It was inspiring and we will be implementing many things into … Continue reading
This term Middle School are learning about Road Safety. The kids are starting to recognise the stop, go, look for trains, pedestrian crossing and left and right turn road signs. Well done kids.
Jay Bishop was invited to participate in RDA’s 40th anniversary on Friday 16th November. There were many sponsors, participants, trainers, families, coaches and volunteers there to witness a show case from the talented riders. Jay rode like a pro and … Continue reading
We made the most of the sun this week and got outside and used our scooters and bikes. So much fun.
During the week David, Josh, Susan and Rosemarie made chocolate rice bubble cakes. They loved measuring, mixing and pouring the mixture into the bowl. Oh and they LOVED eating them. YUM YUM!
It’s been a stunning day today. The kids loved being outside in the fresh air playing on our cool playground.
This week the senior classes have been playing 7 aside soccer against each other at lunchtime. The kids have shown great skills and sportsmanship. Well done everyone.
This term the senior students have been learning a variety of gymnastics movements such as leaping, tuck jumps, rolls and many more. They have been working in pairs to create a sequence of movements. Well done kids. … Continue reading
Every Monday from 12.55 to 1.15 the junior and senior students 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 priceless. … Continue reading
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 absolutely loving … Continue reading
David, Josh, Javik, Rosemarie, Piper and Susan from Middle School have 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 done kids. … Continue reading
Kia ora I work with the the Middle School students every day from 9.15-10.45. Our morning consists of greetings/welcome, singing the days of the week, months of the year, learning the alphabet, writing, reading, sensory room, fun with bubbles, fitness … Continue reading
This term Susan, Josh, Javik and Rosemary have been involved in a sensory story called ‘Hop on Pop’. The students all have props and parts to play while the story is being read. In only 3 weeks of reading the students … Continue reading
On Thursday 17th May Caitlin, Jay and Sam went to Te Papa with their class to experience the Gallipoli exhibition. They travelled in by train, walked to Te Papa, went on a tour, had lunch, explored some more and then … Continue reading
Every Thursday from 11.00-11.30 Caitlin, Jay, Aroha and David go horse riding in Silverstream. They are learning to ride safely, care and interact with the horse and volunteers and to also gain confidence. The kids really look forward to it and … Continue reading