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Get The Hub writing

Posted: Monday March 23, 2020

Over the last few weeks we've been busy creating beautiful poetry and other writing to share with another school in Taupō.

School Closure

Posted: Monday March 23, 2020

Triathlon Success for Sam, Luka and Fletcher!

Posted: Tuesday March 17, 2020

Room 15 Councillors 2020

Posted: Tuesday March 17, 2020

Congratulations Kiana

Posted: Sunday March 15, 2020

Huge congratulations to Kiana and her team who placed 1st in the teams event at the Dunedin Schools Triathlon last month.

Financial education in The Hub

Posted: Thursday March 12, 2020

In The Hub we're using Banqer to inspire our students to be knowledgeable, curious, creative, and confident with their money.

Learning Tasks at Home

Posted: Monday March 9, 2020

Miss Cooper has collated a list of learning tasks for Tahuna kids. More info will be out this morning about our online learning platform.

Tahuna teams dominant and 2nd overall at Otago Lit Quiz

Posted: Monday March 9, 2020

Tahuna 2nd in Otago Lit Quiz this year and every team top in a section!

Our Class Korowai/cloak

Posted: Monday March 2, 2020

This Korowai displays what we value in Room 14. The korowai “is a particular type of kākahu (cloak). The korowai-cloak has been chosen because of its significance within Māori culture and the symbolic relevance of a cloak in many rituals and for cultures all over the world.

Building a bivvie!

Posted: Monday March 2, 2020

Just before dinner the whole class went for a walk into the bush. It was about a 7min walk but when we were up there Miss Bates explained what we were doing and she said we are building a bivvie. We split into our activity groups and started building.

Meet Room 19A's Class Councillors

Posted: Monday March 2, 2020

Aria McFelin and Pierce Johnston have been voted by their peers as Class Councillors for Room 19A.

Creating A Safe Learning Environment

Posted: Saturday February 29, 2020

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...

Room 19 Class Councillors

Posted: Saturday February 29, 2020

Congratulations to Abby McBride, Maia Scott and Sophie Moors

Tom and Jerry 2.0

Posted: Thursday February 27, 2020

By Olivia

Yabbies at Camp!

Posted: Thursday February 27, 2020

By Cole

Building self-esteem in The Hub

Posted: Thursday February 27, 2020

We all need our batteries re-charged from time to time, right now in The Hub we're on FULL POWER!

Ripping into rippa rugby

Posted: Thursday February 27, 2020

So much fun was had by us all as we all learned new sporting skills and developed others.

Tahuna Cricket

Posted: Wednesday February 26, 2020

For the Otago schools cricket tournament the Tahuna cricket tea went to play Fairfield intermediate at Bayfield school. The Winner of our game will play the winner of DNI v John McGlashan. Fairfield won the toss and chose to bat.

My favourite part about CAMP

Posted: Wednesday February 26, 2020

My favourite part of camp was the ten kilometre tramp.I made lots of new friends and it pushed me over my limits. I felt as thought I achieved a lot and I was proud of myself.