Recently the classes in Tui team (Te Whenua, Te Ra and Uenuku) took part in a treasure hunt throughout the junior end of the school. The children were working together as a team to follow the clues and hunt for pieces of paper with letters on them. Once all of the letters were found the children put them together to spell Team Work!
I hope everyone had a lovely Easter! The weather was stunning 🙂 The children prepared for Easter by baking Bunny Butts – I know, they sound shocking but they are extremely cute and very tasty!
Te Wiki Tuatoru – Week Three TE MOANA SWIMMING TERM 1 The students of Te Moana have had such a busy week getting into the swing of our class routines and also loving our swimming time and lessons with Whaea Ma. We are learning techniques to help us swim better and faster and also the occasional fun relay. TE MOANA HOMEWORK TERM 1 Homework has been handed out an each student will be given their homework cover sheet, spelling sheet and our reading log sheet and from now on each student also… Read More
Yesterday we got the chance to learn the rules, practice the skills and play the game TURBO TOUCH. It was fast paced and loads of fun and we are looking are looking forward to another session tomorrow.
The first four weeks of Term One have flown by! We have been sharing our Personality Bags (it’s all about us!) and persevering with drafting, editing and publishing our holiday recounts … they look great! The kids love reading each other’s holiday stories and giving each other feedback … “Hey, you’ve written a great story! It’s really exciting to read!” Swimming Sports last Monday was a fantastic day! Here are some photos …
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Uenuku has started to do explanation writing. Before we wrote our explanations we drew and labelled diagrams to explain what we had learnt about how it rains. Please come in and see our explanation writing on our classroom wall!
Athletics Group Day Wednesday 18th November Athletics Zone Day Wednesday 25th November ERO Review Week 23rd November –27th November Junior Syndicate Train Trip Friday 27th November Pool opens & keys available Tuesday 1st December Glenbrook Helpers – Morning Tea Wednesday 2 nd December 11.00 Year 8 Dance Thursday 10th December Whole School Teddy Bears Picnic Thursday 10th December Year 8 Dinner Friday 11th December 2016 Class Lists Released Friday 11th December End of Year Reports-Home Friday 11th December Waiuku Christmas Parade Saturday 12th December Parents Social Evening Saturday 12th December In School… Read More