Write your own story

We have learned to construct text through a deliberate choice of content, language and text form.

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Harry and Herbert

Mrs Isaacson read the story about Harry and Herbert but she didn’t show us the pictures. We had to create the pictures in our minds. Read more about 'Harry and Herbert'...

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Integrated Inquiry Planet Earth and Beyond

Recently we have been looking at the water crisis going on in the world and how it affects people trapped in it and how lucky we are to have clean drinkable water piped to our homes.

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Poems

We then moved around with a buddy and wrote what the object: looked like, felt like, smelt like and how would it move or act.

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Te Mihi opportunity to promote Tuakana/teina

"Millie helped me with my maths game. I didn’t know the number, she would help me."

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Tuakana teina buddy class Reading Swayde 6

Area and perimeter using Sphero

There are three ways to program the robots, draw a shape using your finger, drag and drop block code and JavaScript for the more advanced coders.

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Striving for Independence

Every fortnight the Te Mihi teachers come together to design new exciting and engaging must do and can do learning tasks.

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Slip sliding away through extreme water play

We had the time of our lives slip and sliding our way down the water slide together our Middle and Senior School cooled off

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Ready, Steady, Go Room 7

This helped us to focus on some of the skills we need in order to complete our goals; perseverance, determination and focus.

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Tractor Pull

We are now the proud owners of 12 Sphero Robots.

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