Monday, 27 November 2017

No winding down yet in Room 5!

Choosing a dinosaur and researching their habitats and other interesting facts.
Sophie and Te Hiir selected words and found antonyms to make their own antonym memory game.
Roydan deep in thought using the writing cards to plan and write  fantasy stories.
Writing our Similes and sharing our ideas,
Puppet shows  with the stick puppets we made as follow up from our reading today.
Collaborative writing for Ruby and Sarah H.
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Dye and Pastel Advent Art for us to take home and display during the Season of Advent, as we prepare for Jesus birthday,
Team Challenge, Day 1
Iceblock Stick Trees, Great perseverance Room 5.

Friday, 24 November 2017

Busy learning-all different ways

Another busy week Akongo in  Room 5. Workshops, and self-directed consturction and art activities.





Solving problems usingour thinking and supporting each other.-collaboration


Busy consturcting boats to sail to uncharted islands,
Van Goug inspiried Flower art.Ataahua!


Tuesday, 14 November 2017

Learning through exploring.

We are investigating things that interest us. These girks are exploring some science ideas. Emma says, "It is really fun and you can learn lots og new things just by trying."

Monday, 6 November 2017

Thursday, 26 October 2017

Fascinating Find.

Camryn's Dad, Mr Higginson, was running with Mr Murphy in the Ruahines when he discovered this Powelliphanta, a native snail shell at the very top. These are in great danger of extinction.




Athletics

Today we were developing our skills with the shotput. Easier said than done...this may take some effort and icepacks. 😍

Treasuring our Baptism

26th of October 2016... Happy Baptism day Sophie. 1 year since you were Baptised in Christ and became part of the Communion of Saints. We should treasure our Baptism. It is a date to remember and celebrate.