Friday, 30 June 2017

Buddy Class Trademe Sale

Yesterday Room 18 got together with Room 14 to share their machines that they had constructed. Room 14 brought money to buy time to play with our machines. Check out the fun we had buying and selling!

WALT make turns

This afternoon we looked at full, half and quarter turns. We all completed a worksheet with positioning animals correctly. Some children got to create and share their own learning on PicCollage afterwards...

Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Assembly Week 10

Our Whole School Assembly is approaching next week. It is on Friday the 7th of July. You are more than welcome to come and watch us perform and present. It starts at approximately 1.40pm :)

Here are the two songs you can practise with your child at home:

Reach for the Stars

Simple Machines song 

WALT: identify where they looked for the lost hats

Worms worked with Ladybugs today creating PicCollages about where Sunil looked for his school hat. 

Tuesday, 27 June 2017

Last Dance Class of the Term

Today was our last dance class with Millie. We have really enjoyed learning different dances and movements. Here is a dance we did today...

WALT: identify our senses

Snails identified our five senses. They took photos in pairs of where these senses are. Wonderful work Snails!


We had to identify the different objects that a detective might use during an investigation. Here are our ideas we thought of with our partners...

CIRCLES- WALT: measure using non-standard measurements

Monday, 26 June 2017

SQUARES- WALT: identify tens and ones

This morning Squares worked hard identifying how many tens and ones were in the numbers I gave them. They even created their own...

ANTS- WALT: Sequence the text

Today Ants sequenced their story about a bear and a fox. Check out how they recalled the story in their own words.

Thursday, 22 June 2017


Monday is the day we are going to begin constructing our machines we have designed for Inquiry. We brought home a list of items we need in order to build our machines. Please attempt to collect these things and bring them to school on Monday. 
Happy Recycling!!
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WALT: publish our own stories

Today Whales published on the ipads- they had to look at all the corrections in their writing books and type it into the ipad! Well done- you tried your best Eli, Ansh, Isla, Damien and !

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

FORCES- Push and Pull

This afternoon we looked at forces in motion. Ryan and Ashwin shared their learning on PicCollage.

Thursday, 15 June 2017


Stars you're so clever. They learnt how to add two sums together using their hands. You made me so proud Sawyl, Ukura and Zaara- Ka rawe!! 

Wednesday, 14 June 2017

LADYBUGS- WALT: list different breakfasts

Yesterday Ladybugs read a reader about a little boy eating Porridge. He made such a mess so we thought we could suggest some different breakfasts he could eat instead...