Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Class Smoothie Shop

Making smoothies to sell in a class cafe.
Lots of students spent a long time working out how to make these awesome smoothies. 
Excellent teamwork and collaboration.




Wednesday, 8 November 2017

Me. Me, Me!

Every week in Room 9 we learn to spell a new word. This week we are working hard to learn, "Me".





Thursday, 2 November 2017

Talking about our creations

In Room 9 we have a focus on building our oral language skills. Two of the ways we do this are by retelling stories and poems and by talking about our ideas.

Radii and Foden are retelling the poem Five little monkeys.




Vase, Mia and Jayden are describing their creations, Can you see a dragon in a castle? A dinosaur or dragon?




Tuesday, 24 October 2017

Room 9 Athletics Day

What a great day!!!!

Room 9 will sleep well tonight after busy day of Athletics and the warm weather. It was so awesome to see everyone taking part and enjoying all the activities.


Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Problem Solving in Play

Lots of problem solving was happening today!!!
The students were working cooperatively to solve problems.

Making an indoor tent for reading

Exploring how to make the wheel move fast or slow

Creating a Hippo pool with the digger

Making monsters

Making a lasso with a hula hoop

Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Monster musical chairs

This week to learn about subtraction we have played games of  "Monster Musical Chairs" every time the music stops the monsters have to find a chair and we practise our subtraction.

These are our monsters!!!





Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Visit from Cottle Kindergarten

Today we had a visit from Cottle Kindergarten. It is a chance for the children at Kindergarten to have a taste of School and for our tamariki to see their friends and teachers from Kindergarten. Our tamariki enjoyed helping the younger children.










Monday, 11 September 2017

Maori Language Week 2017 Te taura Whiri i te Reo Maori



This week we are celebrating Maori Language Week 2017, Te taura Whiri i te Reo Maori with lots of Te Reo, legends and art activities.

Today we read and acted out the legend of Maui and the big fish and then made a waka for Mau and his brothers to sail in.