Going Global

We have learnt about what it means to Go Global and what we can do to help save our planet. Read more about 'Going Global'...

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Eruption of Science

The understanding of lava flow, reactions, pressure building up and land formation has been exciting and fun for all of us. Read more about 'Eruption of Science'...

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The Big Eruption

Our big focus was our local volcanoes Mt Ruapehu, Tongariro and Ngauruhoe as well as how our lake was formed.

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Y is for yacht

In Room 15 learning is fun! We learn our letter-sounds by creating and making things.

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Butterflies in Room 3

We watched it all day, as we carried on with our other learning. We couldn’t believe it, when at 3:00 it was still in its chrysalis. Reluctantly, we all left for home.

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Kora with a monarch

Room 3's Nature Corner

In Room 3 we have a fantastic nature corner and science table.

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Imogen showing us her green caterpillar

Writing Around the Sun, Moon, and Earth

As part of Room 14 'Minute to Win it' inquiry we have had a science learning focus around the Sun, Moon and Earth.

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Lachlan worked very hard on his picture

Reading is fun

We have been discovering the importance of remembering to give enough information to our reading.

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Warm and Cool Colours

We drew a moon face shape in the centre and added facial characteristics like a nose, eyes and a mouth

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