This term our inquiry focus is Community. Room 5 and 6 have been learning all about what makes a Community, about the Communities, and groups we belong too and our Whakapapa (family connections.) Last Wednesday [...]
Here we are with our school representatives, eeling in a local river for food for our Te Ra Whanau O Reporoa day tomorrow. We hope you are coming along to see it!
In math my year 4's have been working on understanding that equations can look different, but the information that the numbers give us are what we need to know and solve. Here is one of [...]
For the past three weeks my year six girls have been working on some geometric thinking and problem solving strategies. Here is what they have been working on lately.
On Friday 26 July, 2019 we split into our House Groups and moved through rotations in turn clearing our kai gardens, transplanting strawberries and laying four layers of mulch down Feijoa Lane. House representatives [...]
We have been learning about being Money Smart and how we can use our money to be generous to other people. We decided that we wanted to make a donation to the K Mart Giving [...]
On Thursday Kath from Enviro Schools came to visit us. We decided to collect all the rubbish from one day at our school and see how much there was. We tipped out all the rubbish onto [...]
We decided to make a korowai because it was Maori language week - the wiki o the reo. We started by using crayons to colour our feather, we had to make sure there were no [...]
Yesterday we did Winter Sports. Rerewhakaaitu, Broadlands and Mihi school came to our school to join us on the school field. There were loads of different games like River Fish, Ultimate Frisbee, Kicket and Catch [...]
Our maths learning this term is around statistics and measurement. In statistics we have been collecting data around our favourite sports and our eye colours and showing our data using bar graphs. This made it [...]