Monday, 19 February 2018

James Rizzi art

Collaborative exploration and discussion leading on to each student creating their own art work based on James Rizzi's art. Each one if them has added something of their own 'touch'.

Thursday, 1 February 2018

Our Charism

Mrs Larsen shared with us the story of our Founding order, Sisters Our Lady of the Missions. We are learning about our school Charism.

Wednesday, 31 January 2018


Off to a great start for 2018. Building a sense of whanaungatanga. Can't wait to grow with this wonderful bunch...getting to know each other and building our class culture. Thank you God to all the opportunities we have to grow into the people you want us to be.

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