Thursday, 8 December 2016

Hiding Vegetables

Today we took up the challenge, provided by New Zealand school resource producers 'Schoolkit', of hiding vegetables in our baking. Some of the Kea children hid carrots in our pikelets and they were delicious!

Notice for Wednesday the 14th of December

Wednesday, 16 November 2016


Today Cathy brought some skeletons to school.
We have been sharing our ideas about what they might be.
Can you guess what animals these skeletons belong to? Leave us a comment and tell us what you think.

Wednesday, 9 November 2016


Whaea Mary-Anne has been taking us for Kapa Haka. Here is a sneak preview of the boys learning the Haka part. Super enthusiasm!

Mitchell's writing about the Kahurangi Dance Group

Mitchell- Year 1
Mitchell said "The group told stories by dancing and singing"

Mitchell enjoyed the performance form the Kahurangi Dance Group. He wrote this story mostly by himself.

Archie's Baby Sister

Archie said "I mostly did this all by myself"

Well done Archie. Brave writing, you tried to sound out words on your own. Ka pai.

Tuesday, 8 November 2016

Kahurangi Dance Performance

Today we were treated to a fabulous performance by the Kahurangi Dance group. They sang waiata, performed haka and poi, showed us some traditional Mฤori games and shared stories through dance. 

Gymnastics with our buddies

Our buddies have been teaching us about gymnastics. They have shared their skills with us and helped us to be brave and try new things.

Which activity did you enjoy the most?  Which activity did you find challenging and why?   Leave an answer to these questions in the comment box below.