Thursday, 28 May 2015

Letters and Sounds, Class Celebration


Naesha received a Principal’s Award this week, 
for sharing her learning with Miss Harland.
Congratulations!


Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Our trip to the farm...

What an amazing opportunity for our students to learn about 
what happens on a dairy farm. 
Thank you, Farmer Tony and Marlene 
for showing us around today.!
We all loved it!



Monday, 25 May 2015

Kiwi Team Trip

Kiwi Team Farm Trip
A decision will be made by 08:00 tomorrow morning as to whether the Kiwi Farm trips will go ahead. 
 in case of the trip being cancelled due to weather we will post the announcement on the school Facebook page before 8:15 tomorrow morning. 

We will then postpone the trip to a later date and will notify parents as soon as we have confirmed a new date with Fonterra.
Regards
Kiwi Team Teachers

Maths - Look what we have been learning!

Last week we focussed on learning to image a number and work out the answer in our heads. Here are a few examples of students showing us what they can do!
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Up coming Farm Trip on Wednesday




Thursday, 21 May 2015

The Koru - meaning new life and harmony

Here is the Koru art we have been working on for the last week.

WALHT: 
Draw a simple Koru pattern and use bright colours to make it 
stand out.

Success Criteria: 
I can draw a simple Koru pattern by myself
I can choose bright colors that will make the Koru stand out
I can use pastels to colour the Koru
I can colour between the lines

Great Job Room 9, it looks amazing!


Here we are singing our new song for the first time in Maori.
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Maori Song...

Friday, 8 May 2015

What a lovely afternoon with our Kiwi Team, Mum’s!

A BIG thank you to all the Mums, Aunties and Nanna’s that came to our Mother’s Day Celebration on Friday Afternoon.  It was wonderful to see you all and, it made the children feel very special. Here are a few photos that were taken at the celebration.














Tuesday, 5 May 2015

Harold Visits Again!

How lucky are we... Today we were invited to Joco’s birthday party with Harold the Giraffe.  Joco finds it hard to keep a healthy balanced diet but Room 9 was very quick to help him make the correct choices.
Here we are at the party doing the balance diet song.


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Exploring the food pyramid and relating it to the concept of a balanced diet containing foods from the different parts of the pyramid in different amounts Identifying treat foods and explaining why we need lots of different foods for our bodies