Wednesday, August 31, 2016

The Exhausted Faces of Cross Country

It's Tuesday afternoon, the weather is looking good and the Year 3 and 4 teams are making their way to the Rugby Club beside Puriri Drive.  The cross country is on.  Runners make their way to the start and give it their best as they run around the course.  Congratulations to Jayde who placed second out of the Year 3 girls.
Well done everyone!

The Cool Dance From Room 20

Thank you to our fabulous tutors, Rio, Hannah and Rio.  Follow them to learn our dance!

Creating an Adventure Story

Your challenge: Come up with your own tale of adventure that involves a hot-air balloon.
Where will your adventure take your characters?  What problems will they face?  How will they resolve their problem?

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Data Detectives

Are you a...
Data Detective?

Room 20 have been learning to carry out a statistical investigation.  They have come up with their own question, surveyed their class, displayed the data and discussed what it tells them.  Here are some of their results.





Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Reflecting On Our Learning

What disposition are you focusing on?
What are you having success with?
What are you finding a challenge?

Room 20 are learning to reflect on their learning, come past to see how we're going!

Friday, August 19, 2016

Kapa Haka

Each Monday a group from Room 20 joins the CPDS Kapa Haka group.
Here is a small sample of their learning so far.
Ka mau te wehi!

The Hello Song

Since the beginning of Term 3 Room 20 have been learning Mandarin three days a week.  
They have used what they've learnt when singing this song.
Imagine what they will know by Term 4!  Keep up the great work Room 20.

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Tuesday Sharing

More fantastic sharing in Room 20.  Ahmed had a special sculpture to show us that was given to his Dad.  Oscar shared his chess success after playing overseas tournaments.

Thanks for sharing!

Sunday, August 14, 2016

A Trip to the Art Gallery

You might think you are visiting a gallery when you take a look at what some of Room 20 created during their Dot Day experiences.  This is a small selection of some of the creations made by Elly, Sophia and Cooper.

Karate and Dance

Learners in Room 20 have lots of different interests.  Kayla and Rio shared theirs during class reporters last week.  Kayla has been learning Karate and was in preparation for her grading.  Rio got a chance to participate in a dance competition and brought her medal to show us!

Thanks for sharing!

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Pokemon and a Party

Week two of Term 3 and our class reporters this week were Thomas and Elly.  Thomas had his Pokemon book and shared his favourite.  Elly had just celebrated a birthday and shared some treasure hunt clues with us.