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Nga Kukari Assembly

Posted on by Kara McAuliffe

This afternoon Nga Kukari had their fortnightly assembly. It was very special because two Year 3 students hosted the assembly – Caprie and Riya! The Assembly Donkey was given out…

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Second Week of the Tuesday Club

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Today was our second Tuesday afternoon Club Programme involving the Year 3-6 Students. With a variety of activities on offer such as music, drama, card making, signing, Spanish, and woodwork,…

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Posted in Classroom 1 Year 4, Classroom 11 Year 3, Classroom 12 Year 3, Classroom 14 Year 5-6, Classroom 15 Year 5-6, Classroom 16 Year 3, Classroom 2 Year 4, Classroom 3 Year 4, 5 & 6, Classroom 4 Year 4, 5 & 6 Comments Off on Second Week of the Tuesday Club

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Nga Kukari Assembly Wednesday 16th May

Posted on by Kara McAuliffe

Nga Kukari got together and had an assembly this afternoon. It was great to celebrate all of the great things going on in our syndicate. Today was also a special…

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Superhero Day!

Posted on by Anna Sissons

On Friday last week, we held a fundraiser to raise money for blood cancer and leukaemia research and to support those taking part in the Firefighter Sky Tower Stair Challenge….

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Year 3 STEM Challenge

Posted on by Kara McAuliffe

On Friday, Room 11, 12 and 16 got together to do the ultimate STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) Challenge. They needed to design a balloon propelled car using only…

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Tuesday Club Programme, Years 3-6

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

This afternoon Tawhai School was simply buzzing with very busy bees as the Year’s 3-6 students began their Tuesday Club Programme. With a huge range of activities on the programme…

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Posted in Classroom 1 Year 4, Classroom 11 Year 3, Classroom 12 Year 3, Classroom 14 Year 5-6, Classroom 15 Year 5-6, Classroom 16 Year 3, Classroom 2 Year 4, Classroom 3 Year 4, 5 & 6, Classroom 4 Year 4, 5 & 6 Comments Off on Tuesday Club Programme, Years 3-6

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Measuring

Posted on by Kara McAuliffe

Rooms 11, 12 and 16 have been working on measuring length during our maths sessions. On Friday, we did a scavenger hunt where we had to very carefully measure lots…

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Room 16 Cricket Skills!

Posted on by Anna Sissons

This term we’ve been extremely lucky to have Taylor from the local cricket club come in to teach us some amazing cricket skills. Every Monday we head out to the…

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Year 3 Assembly

Posted on by Kara McAuliffe

Today we had our Year 3 assembly. We gave out certificates for Responsibility and Principal’s Awards. There was also A LOT of Mathletics certificates this week – go go Mathletes!…

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Mathletics Champions in Room 11, 12 and 16

Posted on by Kara McAuliffe

Our Year 3 students have been getting super into their Mathletics and doing lots of practice on it at school and at home. Every week we hand out all of…

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BUILD Maths in Room 11,12 and 16

Posted on by Kara McAuliffe

In Room 11, 12 and 16 this week we have been setting up our BUILD Maths programme. This stands for: B: Buddy maths games – practicing our Maths skills like…

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Team Technology Challenges in Year 3

Posted on by Kara McAuliffe

Last Friday we spent the morning working in teams on different technology activities. It was a real challenge but lots of fun! In Room 11 we were building towers with…

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Athletics for Our Most Junior Students

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

What a great day for having our Junior athletics rotations! Our most junior classes were the first to compete in 5 different events, the sack race, egg & spoon race,…

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Room’s 14 & 16 Walk the Hoereka Loop Track

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Last Friday buddy classes, Room 14 & Room 16 decided to walk around the Hoereka Street track, with Lisa and parent helpers, Steph, Rikki and Gavin. It was great to…

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Food & Art

Posted on by Janette Page

Last Friday we made some yummy Oreo ball snacks dipped in chocolate for an afternoon sugar hit. Along with these the students spent time making Father’s Day cards or a…

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Win it in a Minute

Posted on by Janette Page

Organised chaos reigned today as Rooms 14 and 16 got together for a huge amount of fun. Students worked in small teams to complete a variety of 60 second challenges….

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Arts and Crafts – Weaving

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Our buddy class activity involved some arts and crafts today with paper weaving. We used a rectangular cardboard loom and the students were able to choose from a variety of…

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Jump Jam and Buddy Reading

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What a wonderful start to Term 3. We began our buddy time with some energetic hip hop dancing in the hall. Everyone had a great time smiling and breaking out…

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Play Based Learning

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Today we got to give some new toys a test drive. We set up a variety of activities at different tables and students selected what interested them. We had kinetic…

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A Very Messy Afternoon!

Posted on by Ginny Treadwell

Pumpkin Patch and Room 16 had a great time exploring with some mucky, wet, messy activities this afternoon. The kids had a ball – all the squeals and giggles confirmed…

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Posted in Classroom 10 Year 0-1, Classroom 16 Year 3, Classroom 17 Year 0-1, Classroom 9 Year 1 Comments Off on A Very Messy Afternoon!
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