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Basketball Tournament

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Tuesday 29th August saw 4 of our basketball teams head to Walter Nash Stadium to take part in the Northern Zone Basketball Tournament. Everyone played well and had some great…

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Food & Art

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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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40 Hour Famine Fundraising

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Today at our Nga Manu assembly Max Tweedie from World Vision presented our school with a Silver Award for the money that we raised for the 40 Hour Famine.  The…

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Win it in a Minute

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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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Dowse Art for the Stokes Valley Hub

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Monday 7th August saw Team Piwakawaka have a visit from Jolie and Cat who work at the Dowse in Lower Hutt.They were here to help the students complete some art…

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Nga Manu Golden Time!

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We were fortunate enough to have a lovely sunny afternoon for our Friday afternoon golden time! On offer were games such as dodge Ball, cricket, 4 square, chalking, coding with…

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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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Country Study

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Last term part of our inquiry was learning about culture and change. For reading we were given an independent task to investigate  and learn about one country. We got to…

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Yoga and Meditation

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We have continued to start the week off right! Team Piwakawaka do yoga and meditation on a Monday morning. We have been doing this for two terms now and can see…

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Messy Fun

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Team Piwakawaka had a lot of fun at the end of term 2. We attempted to make slime with foam and PVA glue. Unfortunately, it did not work because we…

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Avalon Intermediate Visit

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Last week our Year 6 students visited Avalon Intermediate for the day to get a taste of what  intermediate life is all about.   They were lucky enough to participate…

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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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Pizza and Bubble Fun!!

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Buddy time today involved a whole lot of fun, mess and deliciousness!! In buddies, students created their own pizza masterpieces. Absolutely bellissimo!! We used hamburger bun bases with the choice…

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A Celebration of Samoa’s Independence Day

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Not only was it Samoan Language week, but Thursday 1st June marked a special day for Samoa as it celebrates 55 years of Independence from New Zealand. To celebrate the…

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Fizzy Cloud Dough – Science fun with Buddy class

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Tons of fun was had today between Rm’s 14 and 16, when we came together to do some science experiments. We wanted to create some fizzing and foaming action, so…

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Visit to the Koraunui Marae – Rm’s 16 and 14

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Our buddy time today was spent round at the Koraunui Marae. It was our first visit to the Marae and everyone was excited to experience what it would be like…

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Buddy time – We love our Mums

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Another exciting buddy time was spent today making special Mother’s Day presents. The older students worked together with the younger ones to create their photo frames and then they had…

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Team Piwakawaka

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Room 14 and Room 15 have finally come up with a name that combines both classes. We are called Team Piwakawaka!  We decided this because the fantail is a beautiful…

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Room 14 and 16 Buddy Fun!!!

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What a lot of fun we had today in our first buddy session for the term. In buddies, the students moved around a variety of technology based activities, where they…

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