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Camp Cabin Mates Named!

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

As we are now getting closer to the Year 5 & 6 Camp which will be in early December, this afternoon was set aside to letting the students know who…

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The Big Day Out!

Posted on by Janette Page

What a great day we had at Hutt Park for the Big Day Out Fundamental Skills Programme. I took 26 students from Team Piwakawaka to spend the day experiencing a…

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Piwakawaka Entertain Stokeswood Residents

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Last term Team Piwakawaka were learning about volunteering for the community. First we planned what we wanted to do and after a few days, we had chosen to do a…

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Koru Art

Posted on by Chelsea Sullivan

At the end of Term 3 we started on an art project. We looked at pastels and how to blend  similar colours. We also looked at shading from dark to…

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Futsal Tournament

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The Girls’ Futsal Tournament at Walter Nash Stadium was a great success. Every team had a number of wins and the girls thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Thank you to the parents…

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Year 6 Enrolments for Avalon Intermediate

Posted on by Sharon Boese

If you have not already forwarded your child’s enrolment forms to Avalon Intermediate could you please do as soon as possible to assist them with their organisation for 2018. If…

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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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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

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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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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

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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

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

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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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ANZAC projects

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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

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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

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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!

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  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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