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Room 14's metaphor poems

Posted: Monday April 9, 2018

As part of the School Kit 'Get NZ Writing' program Room 14 spent Monday morning doing a nature walk around Tahuna to get inspiration for our metaphor poems.

Tahuna Touch Rugby Success!

Posted: Monday April 9, 2018

Champions for Year 7-8 grade, both girls and boys teams.

Winter Uniform Reminders

Posted: Monday April 9, 2018

Pride and appearance goes hand in hand with standards, building self-esteem and confidence. The colder weather has arrived so here are some reminders about our winter uniform.

Hockey

Posted: Friday April 6, 2018

Over the next few weeks we will be learning about Hockey for P.E. We will have teaching sessions run by some Y8 students.

Zoom with China!

Posted: Friday April 6, 2018

Today Room 6 video conferenced our sister school in China.

Mapping with Robots

Posted: Friday April 6, 2018

Room 6 has been using robots as part of their mapping and maths units this term.

High Swimming Achiever!

Posted: Friday April 6, 2018

Macy Woodason has been awarded five trophies at her Port Swim Club Annual Prizegiving.

Seat Donated to the Waihola Yacht Club

Posted: Tuesday April 3, 2018

On Tuesday, 20th of March, Year 8 students from Room 4 donated a seat and plaque, on behalf of present and past Tahuna students who have spent time learning to sail with members of the Waihola Yact Club.

Room 16 and Mrs McBride Would Like To Take The Opportunity To Say A HUGE Thanks to The Wonderful Parents That Assisted Us On Camp!

Posted: Monday April 2, 2018

A very warm hearted thank you to Ann, Danny, Michael and Richard.

Preparing Shelter

Posted: Monday April 2, 2018

Sleeping with BUGS, WILD PIGS, POSSUM and HEDGEHOGS!!!

Mud, Sweat and Tears!

Posted: Monday April 2, 2018

Physical challenges at their best!!

Confidence Course!

Posted: Monday April 2, 2018

The strength and confidence tester!!

Team Building........

Posted: Monday April 2, 2018

Problem solving, listening to each other, trial and error and confidence were all important skills necessary to help us find success!!

Room 16 Tackle Camp Berwick and Enjoy A Positive Outdoor Education Experience 2018.

Posted: Monday April 2, 2018

Room 16 were one of the last classes to head off to camp. What a fantastic three days they were at Berwick!!

Get NZ Writing 2018

Posted: Sunday March 25, 2018

Over the next six weeks 96,000 children will swap writing their writing around NZ. It's going to be EPIC and Room 16 are included in the 96,000!!!

CELEBRATING SUCCESS!!

Posted: Saturday March 24, 2018

Integration - During the last few weeks our inquiry topic has been learning about mapping and integrating this into our classroom programme wherever possible. Our maths focus has been position and orientation, ICT we have been coding and Design Tech we have been learning robotics.

Collaboration At It's Best!

Posted: Saturday March 24, 2018

Deeper Learning: A collaborative classroom is key to teach students how to listen and ask good questions with exercises designed to scaffold deep, meaningful collaboration. Students gathered at a table engaged in a high-level task, discussing, possibly debating an issue, making shared decisions, and designing a product that demonstrates all...

What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?........ (copy)

Posted: Saturday March 24, 2018

"If It Is Meant To Be, It Is Up To Me" is one of our class motto's.