Monday, 7 August 2017

Whole School Assembly

Week 3 , Term 3 2017

Magnificent performance by Tui 2 and 5

 Last Friday we hosted the whole school assembly and shared our learning with everyone.

We performed two waiata by Hirini Melbourne: Purerehua and Tihore Mai. 

We shared some of our writing about these songs and performed a poem titled "Windscreen Wiper".

Listen to our singing :) Purerehua Singing at assembly

Saturday, 29 July 2017

READING WEEK 3 Kauri /Matai

Kauri/Matai Reading Group

This week your main article to read is Kahu Ora from Junior Journal 47

If you would like to listen to the other stories and articles from this Junior Journal here is the link.
All audio for Junior Journal 47  Click on "Look inside this issue"

Kahikatea Reading Group

This week your main book is Did you shake your tail feathers?

Bike Track Opening

On the first day of Term 3 we officially opened our new bike track. Whaea Del returned to cut the ribbon and many of the sponsors joined us for the celebration.

Check out the newsclip below and watch out for our Tui 2 stars.

Bike Track opening

Monday, 24 July 2017

My Name is Davy Lowston SJ Level 2 May 2016

This is a story that Kauri/Matai Reading group are reading this week. Your can listen to the audio version of this story below.


Click here to listen to the song

Tuesday, 16 May 2017

Purerehua writing

We have been learning Hirini Melbourne's waiata PUREREHUA over the last term. Purerehua Waiata Hirini Melbourne

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This waiata is in te reo Maori and is about the life cycle of the butterfly. 

We used this experience as a motivator for writing and wrote a review of the song outlining what the songs means in english.

Below are links to our presentations.

Diana's presentation

Thursday, 4 May 2017

Middle/Senior Cross Country at Ranui Domain 2017

The clouds blew away and the sun came out especially for our school cross country today.

All the children put in a great effort and it was fun to be running in a new environment away from school.