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Space Day

Posted on by Becky Berry

A big well done to everyone, you all looked fabulous and made some great space ships. Our winners for the very low key costume draw were: Liam Gardner – we…

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Visits from Hope the lamb!

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

We have a new student at Tawhai school, and that is Hope the Lamb! Kelly found Hope who had been abandoned by her mother as a new born. So Kelly…

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Room 7 Swimming

Posted on by Julia Dorgan

This years’ Aquatics Programme had a focus on water safety and confidence. Children learnt how to get in and out of the pool safely and to use devices to help…

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Friday News

Posted on by Julia Dorgan

Friday is News day and last week we had some particularly interesting things shared. W.A.L.To, as a Presenter – think carefully about the things we select to bring to school,…

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Posted in Classroom 7 Year 2 Comments Off on Friday News

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Bonjour France! Room 12 visit France!

Posted on by Anna Sissons

Over the holidays, one of our wonderful Room 12 students worked very hard on a project about the Eiffel Tower. Ethan spent a long time carefully researching this amazing monument,…

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A Wonderful Birthday Treat!

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

Last term Room 8 were given such a wonderful treat on the last day before school broke up for the holidays! At lunch time the whole class walked around to…

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End of Term 3 Dojo Celebration!

Posted on by Anna Sissons

Wow, it’s hard to believe the third term is over already! Room 12 worked very hard all term and collectively earned over 1600 dojo points for showing our school values…

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Smiley Face Biscuits

Posted on by Ashlee Long

On Wednesday we had lots of fun making smiley face biscuits. This was a nice treat for finishing all our work. We made the icing and mixed in the colours….

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“AHOY ME HEARTIES!”

Posted on by Julia Dorgan

Our end of term Pirate Party was great fun. Lots of fabulous costumes for those who wanted to dress up and great co-operation with our Party activities. Rosa popped in…

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Posted in Classroom 6 Year 2, Classroom 7 Year 2 Comments Off on “AHOY ME HEARTIES!”

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Hub 43 & the Pumpkin Patch Celebrating Te Wiki te Reo Māori Together!

Posted on by Rosa Stewart

During Te Wiki te Reo Māori, the tamariki of Hub 43 and the Pumpkin Patch gathered in Room 4 to share with each other what they had been learning during…

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Bikes!

Posted on by Anna Sissons

On Friday Room 12 had a turn on Tawhai’s wonderful new bikes. A little bit of drizzle was the last thing in mind as we raced around the track. It…

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Maths

Posted on by Becky Berry

We have been doing maths this afternoon. Room 9A wanted to share their ideas and what they liked most about maths: Zoya – I like it because it is really…

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Fun times playing Māori games!

Posted on by Anna Sissons

On Tuesday and Wednesday, Room 12 were joined by Room 14 to learn some fun Māori games and to sing some waitata. Yesterday we built on our new kupu, mauī…

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Teddy Bear Picnic

Posted on by Sarah Macris

Room 8 won a class reward from the marble jar yesterday so they got to enjoy a picnic with their favourite teddy bear or toy in the staffroom today. Mrs…

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Biking Room 6

Posted on by Michaela Ryan

Room 6 children had their first opportunity on Friday of riding bikes as a class. Rugged up in coats as the wind was bitter, the children biked clockwise around a…

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Te Wiki o te Reo Māori

Posted on by Anna Sissons

This week is Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori – Māori language week. The chosen theme for 2019 is ‘Kia Kaha te Reo Māori’ which means: ‘Let’s make the Māori…

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Multiplication

Posted on by Ashlee Long

This morning we have been learning about multiplication problems and how they can be solved using a range of grouping strategies.

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Room 7 Term 3 Update

Posted on by Julia Dorgan

Here is a summary of just some of the things that have kept us busy in Room 7 this Term. We had a special visitor who talked about identifying notes…

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Listening to a fantastic play from Room 14

Posted on by Becky Berry

Room 14 performed a fantastic play for the Pumpkin Patch. Thank you so much for your amazing performance. We all loved it in the Pumpkin Patch! It was just right.

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Maths – Room’s 8 & 9A

Posted on by Becky Berry

We have been writing our numbers outside in chalk. We are starting to learn how to skip count in 2s. Practising this at home helps children remember the pattern.

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