Matariki

”Got ya, needle!” Picking my colour, I  immediately bit on to the end of the thread  focusing on threading it through the hole. Nobody distracting me. The sharp pin felt like it was pricking my finger. Why were we doing this?…

Week Eight

Hockey lesson started again this term. We remembered to hold our stick in the correct way. Now we are learning to refine our skills.   We learned a new maths games where we had to race against another team. It’s…

Week Four

Welcome to the end of Week Four. Our helpful and handy stars this week were Byron and Tempest We’ve  been working a lot on taking ownership of our learning this year. We came up with the catch phrase We realised…

Week Three

Welcome to Week Three. Our awesome stars this week were Khyra and Isaac. We have been learning about how to find the perimeter in maths this week. We learned that some people who use perimeter are builders and carpet layers….

Week Two

What a busy week we have had this week. The weather wasn’t helpful but we made the most of it. Our stars this week were Caitlyn and Michael. Last week we talked about how we were starting to write our…

Being Persuasive

Welcome back to Term Two.  Our stars this week were Cameron and Amelia. We’ve had a very busy week this week. We have been learning a lot about persuasive writing. We have learned that to be persuasive is to convince someone…

Week 8

Our stars this week were Tempest and Blake. We blogged earlier this year about participating in the “Get NZ Writing” experience.  We got mail on Thursday from Ruma Tepetepe from Carisbrook School in Dunedin. We were SO excited! We were…