Aratiatia Coding Club

The club aims to provide opportunities for students to develop coding skills through creating their own computer games, animations and advertisement. Read more about 'Aratiatia Coding Club'...

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Parenting- the hardest job in the world

Mum timeDad timeIt is easy to compare our parenting style and our children’s behaviour with others.As parents, we so often second guess the decisions and actions we make as we... Read more about 'Parenting- the hardest job in the world'...

Having fun together

Mathematical Wizards

First, students were given a shape and they had to independently identify and sort 2D shapes by their appearance. Read more about 'Mathematical Wizards'...

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Aratiatia Critter Catchers

We had planned tasks as a learning journey activity this week, some children had used these to entertain themselves and their friends on the way there and back. Read more about 'Aratiatia Critter Catchers'...

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We got the POWER

Room 9 has started exploring our understanding of what POWER means to us. Throughout this journey we had some great conversations around the different ways we show POWER in our... Read more about 'We got the POWER'...

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Whare Tapawha

Students of all ages have been enjoying the last of the warm weather and making the most of their lunchtimes by getting involved with spontaneous, student organised games, often involving... Read more about 'Whare Tapawha'...

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Changing it Up In the Juniors

Teachers are always looking closely at students to gauge their learning behaviours and readiness for next level teaching. Read more about 'Changing it Up In the Juniors'...

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Creative Compound Words

HeggartyRoom 11 has studied the work of Laura Ranger, a 9 year old poet who wrote a collection of poems called “two word poems’ where she played with the words... Read more about 'Creative Compound Words'...

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