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Showing posts from 2014

Christmas Tree Hunt

..and the winner is... the McManus family
Well done for taking on the challenge  that was in our latest newsletter

UV and Me

Town Library

Today was our last visit to theTown Library for this year.

Paikea - Retold by Room 1

Room 1 have retold the story of Paikea. They worked in their cooperative groups. They chose the best retelling then made Google Drawings of the story. The drawings were pulled together in YouTube Editor to make the movie. What do you think of their retelling?

Powtoon App

Today Rm1 started making a cartoon video using Powtoon App. They are making a cartoon About how to run a  Student-Led Conference. They have to make it so it can be read by students in the Middle or Junior Syndicates. Do you like cartoons or comics?

Literature Circles

Most of us are in a Literature Circle this term.  We are reading novels and get together to talk  about characters, setting and plot.

100 Nights of Reading

We have a Rm 1 readerget to 100 nights o9f reading!  Way to go Kasey.

Senior Syndicate Assembly

Congratulations to these poeplewho were awarded certificates  at our assembly on Thursday.

Town Library Visit

We love going to the Town Library!We went today with Mrs Gomm and Room 2.

Literature Circles

Today we had a quick meeting to get everyone  started with their novel for the literature circles in reading. The books are being devoured by the Rm 1 readers. We will have our first circle time next Tuesday.

Museum Visit

Today Room 1 went to the museum.  Koka Amber told us the story of the waka Horouta  and how the kumara came to Aotearoa. We acted out the story. There are some talented actors in Rm1!

Grass Skis

Term 4 started with a spot of cooperative work in Room 1. Grass skis ask for team work and coordination. Here is Rm1 having fun in the sun with the grass skis.

Gotcha Trade In Day

lots and lots of gotchas to trade in...  a fun time for all as their reward...

Privilege Day

Room 1 earned their Privilege day.  They enjoyed a shared lunch as well...