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Celebrating our kaitiaki museum focusing on Tahuna history

Posted: Thursday September 22, 2022

Throughout term three we've been exploring the concept of kaitiakitanga, which culminated in our focus on Tahuna's history.

Museum exhibition!

Posted: Thursday September 22, 2022

Check out some of Room 5 and 6 projects about the history of Tahuna.

Polyfest - 2022

Posted: Wednesday September 21, 2022

Tahuna was represented exceptionally well by both our Taiopeka and Pasifika performance groups at Otago Polyfest.

R13 heads to Long Beach!

Posted: Tuesday September 20, 2022

Team 5's Exhibition

Posted: Tuesday September 20, 2022

On Tuesday, Team 5 did a run through of their Kaitiaki Exhibitions with their peers. Each group had to visit three different exhibitions and provide feedback for them. Children then took that feedback to improve their exhibitions for Thursday!

Year 7 Parent Information Evening - Puberty!

Posted: Sunday September 18, 2022

Tuesday 27th September 6pm in our Tahuna Performing Arts Room

Kaitiakitanga Sharing Afternoon

Posted: Sunday September 18, 2022

This Thursday the 22nd of September, we will be turning the school into our Kaitiakitanga Museum and the students will be exhibiting their work for the term.

Room 16 Long Beach Climbing

Posted: Thursday September 15, 2022

Tuesday 30th August

Athletics Day at the Caledonian

Posted: Wednesday September 14, 2022

Reminders for Friday 16th September

Daffodil Day Fundraiser for the Cancer Society

Posted: Tuesday September 13, 2022

One of the key fundraisers run by the Tahuna School Council every year is the Daffodil Day fundraiser for the Cancer Society. This year the Council received fantastic support from our Food Tech department and from our Volunteer Club.

O'Mathalon 2022 Success for Tahuna Teams!

Posted: Tuesday September 13, 2022

We were so pleased to finally get to compete in the O'Mathalon after a two year break and it all turned out pretty well for our Tahuna teams.

Ulva Island Homework

Posted: Tuesday September 13, 2022

Easy, peasy homework.... personal research on Ulva Island. Find out at least 5 interesting facts about Ulva and be prepared to share with our group next week. What makes Ulva Island special?

Tahuna Polyfest Performance Groups

Posted: Monday September 12, 2022

The final touches are taking place and last-minute rehearsals for both Taiopeka and Tahuna Pasifika groups before tomorrow night's performances.

Kupe - Polynesia's Great Ocean Explorer - Waka building competition.

Posted: Monday September 12, 2022

Room 11 students were in competition with one another as they designed and built replica waka.

Makey-Makey upskilling and Mahi on our Kaitiaki Projects in Room 11

Posted: Monday September 12, 2022

Here are some images of the tamariki in action with Mr CB, learning how to use the makey makeys to program actions in a game. Some students will use this knowledge in their own Kaitiaki Projects!

Isla's trip to Nationals!

Posted: Sunday September 11, 2022

Kaitiaki Projects progress!

Posted: Sunday September 11, 2022

This week, the children booked into Technology classes that will help them create an exhibition for their Dunedin Histories project.

Wig Wednesday!

Posted: Thursday September 8, 2022

Kaitiaki Projects underway!

Posted: Thursday September 8, 2022