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A Much-Welcomed Wellbeing Time!

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

After a busy week with lots of mahi, Ruma tekau mā tahi and tekau mā rua were very happy to enjoy some well-earned wellbeing time together! Here are a few…

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Posted in Classroom 11 Year 2/3, Classroom 12 Year 2/3 Comments Off on A Much-Welcomed Wellbeing Time!

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Nga Kukari Cross Country – Please note the change of Race Order

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On Monday 16 May (postponement next fine day) we will be holding our Ngā Kukari Cross Country event. Please note, Ngā Kukari races will now take place between 9:10 and…

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Posted in Class 8 Year 2/3, Classroom 10 Year 0/1, Classroom 11 Year 2/3, Classroom 12 Year 2/3, Classroom 5 Year 1/2, Classroom 6 Year 1/2, Classroom 7 Year 1/2, Classroom 9 Year 0/1, Classroom 9a Year 1, Team Nga Kukari (The Fledglings) Comments Off on Nga Kukari Cross Country – Please note the change of Race Order

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Nga Kukari Newsletter

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Kia ora e te whānau Please find attached our Nga Kukari Term 2 Newsletter.  If you have any questions regarding events this term, please contact your classroom teacher. Kind Regards…

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Posted in Class 8 Year 2/3, Classroom 10 Year 0/1, Classroom 11 Year 2/3, Classroom 12 Year 2/3, Classroom 5 Year 1/2, Classroom 6 Year 1/2, Classroom 7 Year 1/2, Classroom 9 Year 0/1, Team Nga Kukari (The Fledglings) Comments Off on Nga Kukari Newsletter

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Fun with Autumn Leaves!

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Room 12 had a much welcome short break from this morning’s mahi and went outside to enjoy a bit of fresh air and the delights of the beautiful array of…

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Posted in Classroom 12 Year 2/3 Comments Off on Fun with Autumn Leaves!

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Volcanoes & Ice Creams!

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Room’s 9 & 9a were outside for a breath of fresh air and exercise this morning and decided to challenge each other with a great game of volcanoes & ice…

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Posted in Classroom 9 Year 0/1, Classroom 9a Year 1 Comments Off on Volcanoes & Ice Creams!

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Room 8’s New Class Pets

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In Ruma Waru, we have recently welcomed some new class pets – SEA MONKEYS, aka brine shrimp. We have been learning about water and water safety recently and thought that…

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Room’s 8,11 and 12 at the Pool!

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Kiā ora e te whānau The Swimming has been going well and for the most part the various classes who have been going down have had reasonable weather, albeit a…

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Posted in Class 8 Year 2/3, Classroom 11 Year 2/3, Classroom 12 Year 2/3 Comments Off on Room’s 8,11 and 12 at the Pool!

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Term 4 Newsletter

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Kiā ora e te whānau To see what the Ng Manu tamariki are doing on the last term of 2021, please click on the pdf document below:

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Posted in Classroom 1 Year 4, Classroom 14 Year 5/6, Classroom 15 Year 5/6, Classroom 2 Year 4, Classroom 3 Year 5/6, Classroom 4 Year 5/6, Classroom 5 Year 1/2, Team Nga Manu (The Birds) Comments Off on Term 4 Newsletter

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Room 5 Free Writing Competition Prize giving!!!

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Last week the children in Room 5 completed and handed in their published free writing books. We celebrated their hard work on Friday with our own prizegiving. Each child spent…

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Posted in Classroom 5 Year 1/2 Comments Off on Room 5 Free Writing Competition Prize giving!!!

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Ruma Waru – Raranga Ika

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Raranga Ika  This week we have been learning about Raranga. Raranga was traditionally used to make practical items like rope, baskets, and fishing nets. However, we wanted to use raranga…

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Posted in Class 8 Year 2/3 Comments Off on Ruma Waru – Raranga Ika

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Winter Art

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Today Room 8 spent some time making silhouettes of spindly winter trees. Firstly they dyed the background with 3 different colours. After Miss Perry added a blob of indian ink…

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Posted in Class 8 Year 2/3 Comments Off on Winter Art

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Nga Manu Assembly this Morning

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Kiā ora e te whānau To round off the end of the second week of Term 3, our Nga Manu team came together in the hall for their weekly assembly!…

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Posted in Classroom 1 Year 4, Classroom 14 Year 5/6, Classroom 15 Year 5/6, Classroom 2 Year 4, Classroom 3 Year 5/6, Classroom 4 Year 5/6, Classroom 5 Year 1/2 Comments Off on Nga Manu Assembly this Morning

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Matariki

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Miss Duffy and Mrs van de Walt’s class had a wonderful day together yesterday celebrating Matariki.Our star that we were focusing on is Waiatī. “Wai” is the Māori word for…

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Posted in Classroom 11 Year 2/3, Classroom 2 Year 4 Comments Off on Matariki

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Horoeka Reserve Puanga / Matariki Event

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Yesterday, thankfully as there was a break in the weather, Rooms, 1, 2, 4 & 5, (4 & 5 in the morning and 1 & 2 in the afternoon) went…

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Posted in Classroom 1 Year 4, Classroom 2 Year 4, Classroom 4 Year 5/6, Classroom 5 Year 1/2 Comments Off on Horoeka Reserve Puanga / Matariki Event

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Pūkana Game

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This term we have been doing lots of learning in te reo Māori. We have learnt part of our mihi, how to write the date and names of days of…

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Posted in Class 8 Year 2/3 Comments Off on Pūkana Game

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Yummmmm… PANCAKES!

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Last week we finished filling our marble jar. We get to put a marble in the jar when we are spotted showing our Tawhai Values. We all had to work…

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Posted in Class 8 Year 2/3 Comments Off on Yummmmm… PANCAKES!

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Nga Kukari Newsletter

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

To view the latest Nga Kukari newsletter please click on the pdf document below:

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Posted in Class 8 Year 2/3, Classroom 10 Year 0/1, Classroom 11 Year 2/3, Classroom 12 Year 2/3, Classroom 6 Year 1/2, Classroom 7 Year 1/2, Classroom 9 Year 0/1, Classroom 9a Year 1, Team Nga Kukari (The Fledglings) Comments Off on Nga Kukari Newsletter

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A Fun Morning for the Year 5 Students!

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Whilst the Year 6 Students were experiencing a little bit of intermediate school life, the Year 5 Students had a wonderful morning together! They had a great start to the…

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Posted in Classroom 14 Year 5/6, Classroom 15 Year 5/6, Classroom 3 Year 5/6, Classroom 4 Year 5/6, Classroom 5 Year 1/2 Comments Off on A Fun Morning for the Year 5 Students!

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Year 6 Visit to Avalon

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Yesterday our wonderful Year 6 Students paid a visit to Avalon Intermediate School along with Teachers, Mrs Johnston, Mr Syph and Mr McGarry. They had a great morning either cooking,…

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Posted in Classroom 14 Year 5/6, Classroom 15 Year 5/6, Classroom 3 Year 5/6, Classroom 4 Year 5/6, Classroom 5 Year 1/2 Comments Off on Year 6 Visit to Avalon

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Skipping and the Whare Tapa Wha Model

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Room 7 have been working hard on our P.E Skipping Unit. This term we were introduced to the holistic health model of “Whare Tapa Wha”. We now talk about the…

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