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From Tahi to Rua Tekau

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To celebrate Maori Language Week, Room 5 have been learning to count from tahi all the way up to  rua tekau, and to help them do that they have been…

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Special News in Room 5

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We had quite a bit of special news in Room 5 today. Annabelle shared some lovely video clips of her family settling into the Kiwi way of life since leaving…

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Room’s 5 & 6 Start Practicing for Production

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The next few weeks are going to be pretty busy as everyone learns speaking lines or songs, dance moves and makes props for the upcoming production in Week 10. Here…

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Ellie’s Axolotl!

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For special news today, Ellie, with the help of her Mum Jody, brought in her pet Axolotl Smokey housed in his portable aquarium much to the delight of Room 5….

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Lots of Special News!

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This Friday, there were several children who had special news to share in Room 5. Baxter showed everyone the skull of a ram that had been found on a farm…

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A Fun Maths Game

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The Maths group in Room 5 spent some time this morning learning to play a great “Paper, Scissors, Rock” type game involving odd and even numbers. The children were divided…

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Some New Literacy Games at Reading Time

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During reading time in Room 5, the children have been given some additional literacy games to play and they are thoroughly enjoying them especially the scrabble which has become a…

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Tawhai Football Tournament Year 1 & 2 Students

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It was World Cup fever at Tawhai School as we ‘kicked off’ this afternoon with the first of our 3 tournaments, involving the Year 1 & 2 Students. The children…

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Special News!

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It is always great when the students in Room 5 have photos to go with their Friday news as the class really enjoy looking at the photos while they listen…

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Nga Kukari Assembly

Posted on by Kara McAuliffe

This afternoon Nga Kukari had their fortnightly assembly. It was very special because two Year 3 students hosted the assembly – Caprie and Riya! The Assembly Donkey was given out…

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Room’s 5 & 6 Visit the Marae & Library

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This morning it was the turn of Room’s 5 & 6 to visit both Koraunui Marae and the Koruanui Stokes Valley Library. On arrival at the Marae, the children spent…

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Baxter’s Tough Guy Challenge

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Yesterday Room 5 student Baxter shared a great experience with his class that he had undertaken on Thursday, the Tough guy/girl challenge which took place over in Wainui. He was…

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Nga Kukari Assembly Wednesday 16th May

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Nga Kukari got together and had an assembly this afternoon. It was great to celebrate all of the great things going on in our syndicate. Today was also a special…

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Room 5 Have Fun at the Football for Schools Session

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Room 5 thoroughly enjoyed their first session this morning with Marvin & Didi from the Lower Hutt Football for schools programme. They all were given a ball to begin with…

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Friday Special News

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Friday is the day that the students in Room 5 can share news with their classmates. They usually bring in their favourite cuddly toy, book or car, or something that…

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BUILD Maths

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Room’s 5, 6, and 7 have now started group maths across the 3 classrooms from Monday to Wednesday, using BUILD Maths. This involves small groups rotating around 5 crates packed…

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Player of the Day!

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Munro was so excited to share his special news with Room 5 on Friday. He had played his first game of football ever for his Stokes Valley Team the Saturday…

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The Last Kapa Haka for Term 1

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A great final Kapa Haka session to round off Term 1 for Room’s 5, 6, and 7 with Matua Whaitiri. They went over songs that they had learnt during the…

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Marlie’s Very Special News!

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Marlie had a very special piece of news to share with Room 5 this morning. A new edition to her family in the shape of a 12 week old Rottweiller…

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Learning to Spin Poi

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For today’s Kapa haka session with Room’s 5 & 6, Matua Whaitiri introduced the art of basic poi swinging. It is hard but with lots of help from Whaitiri and…

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