Mahi Toi – The Arts As part of our inquiry into art from Asia, the Middle Team have been creating sculptures with clay! We were inspired by India to create elephants and diva lamps out of clay. Using a range of push, pull and smoothing techniques the Middle Team is so proud of the finished […]
CELEBRATION DAY At the end of Term 1 our students celebrated with screams of laughter and beaming smiles. We spent the afternoon at the Bell Block Aquatic Centre and were treated to fun inflatables and free time with our classmates. A big thank you to Jason for including the giant inflatable, where students accepted the […]
In Room 7 we have been focusing on who we are and where we come from during our Whakapapa inquiry. Students really enjoyed learning our school pepeha and creating their own. They look absolutely fantastic displayed in our classroom. Students also enjoyed Wacky Whānau Day in Week 7.
Room 9 has been learning about the importance of the Treaty of Waitangi and some fun facts, such as, it was partially eaten by rats!For art, we focused on creating portraits of ourselves. We used pastels and contrasting colours to make our artwork stand out!Room 9 also used their basic facts knowledge to create questions […]
The Middle Team have been loving our swimming sessions this year.Twice a week we have been practising a range of swimming skills such as how to use a flutter-board, backstroke, freestyle, floating and much more. All students in the Middle Team participated in the Swimming Sports and fun races in Weeks 6 and 7. It […]