Science time in Room 5

Experimenting in Room 5 was a lot of fun for all.

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Matariki Art in Room 5

Mrs Thompson read us a book about Matariki. We brainstormed everything that we knew about the Maori new year, Matariki. Then we decided to do some Maori art to display for Matariki.

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String Art

As a part of Making Our Mark - an inquiry using hands-on experiences to build fine motor skills - Room 5 created string art.

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Authentic Learning Tasks in Room 6

We found out that he is one of the top basketball players in the world. We made a timeline to work out how long ago the NBA (National Basketball Association)... Read more about 'Authentic Learning Tasks in Room 6'...

Reading Worshkop recording in our glossaries

The art of finger knitting

This is a very fiddly task and one we were quick to pass on to the teacher earlier in the term. Read more about 'The art of finger knitting'...

We got so good at finger knitting we could even multi task while we listened to Mrs Farquhar read to us

Tuakana Teina in Room 1

Our recent Mother’s Day activity was a fantastic opportunity for some of our students in Room 1 to show Tuakana Teina towards some of our younger students in Room 8

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Putting on the final touches with glitter

Making a mark with finger puppets

Can people read what we are writing, is it neat, can we write so that others’ can understand us?

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What maths looks like in Aratiatia Community

Our teachers facilitate maths workshops and give us a chance to take the lead in these, using ‘Talk Moves’

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Using materials in workshops makes it fun

T.K.

T.K was experimenting with our new maths equipment (straws that can be connected to create shapes). 

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