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Basketball Tournament

Posted on by Janette Page

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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40 Hour Famine Fundraising

Posted on by Sharon Boese

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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Dowse Art for the Stokes Valley Hub

Posted on by Janette Page

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!

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

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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Country Study

Posted on by Chelsea Sullivan

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

Posted on by Chelsea Sullivan

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

Posted on by Chelsea Sullivan

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

Posted on by Sharon Boese

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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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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Team Piwakawaka

Posted on by Chelsea Sullivan

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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ANZAC projects

Posted on by Chelsea Sullivan

We spent three days last term learning about ANZAC day and completing a project. We got into small groups and had to decide on an area to research. Once we…

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Buddy Time

Posted on by Chelsea Sullivan

We have been loving our buddy time with Room 12 on Fridays. We look forward to it every week! Here are some photos of us doing a fitness circuit together and…

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New Year- New Classroom- New Space

Posted on by Chelsea Sullivan

This year we have been discussing how we can create a learning environment that we love and can be successful in.  Because we are collaborating with Room 14, we wanted…

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It was a stormy night!

Posted on by Chelsea Sullivan

  We have been looking at show don’t tell writing this week. We crafted a boring sentence into a descriptive phrase that captured our readers. We have some great authors…

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Buddy Time

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Today Room 15 and Room 12 had buddy time. We were given a task to build a tower out of straws . The tower had to hold a cup with…

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Welcome Back

Posted on by Chelsea Sullivan

Room 15 has had a busy start back to the school year. We had swimming in weeks 2 and 3. This was great fun and we all improved so much….

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Learning Taonga Takaro

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Today we saw the beginning of some great fun filled sessions that the Nga Manu Students will be enjoying with Jason Tangianau from Rangatahi Tu Rangatira, learning Taonga Takaro (traditional…

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Peer Mentor Pool Party

Posted on by Andrea Sinclair

Today we celebrated a fantastic year of Peer Mentoring with the Senior children. We managed to JUST avoid the downpour on our way to SV Pool, and had a great…

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Senior Syndicate Newsletter

Posted on by Sharon Boese

To find out what the Senior Syndicate is doing in Term 4, click on the link below:   senior-syndicate-newsletter-t4-2016

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Art Project Underway!

Posted on by Andrea Sinclair

As part of the “celebrations” around the rebuild of the Stokes Valley hub, the city council asked the three local schools to create boards that can be used to block…

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