Adventure Based, What?

“The deliberate use of carefully sequenced and processed adventure activities (in particular cooperative games, trust and problem-solving activities) for specific outcomes, often personal and social development. Read more about 'Adventure Based, What?'...

Working together to achieve a goal Success 11

It's not just about swimming skills

Not only do we get to learn about technical swimming styles, we learnabout water safety. This is a vital component to our learning because we live next to one of... Read more about 'It's not just about swimming skills'...

Boating saving lives helping our friends 6

Write your own story

We have learned to construct text through a deliberate choice of content, language and text form.

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Writers kit 1

Harry and Herbert

Mrs Isaacson read the story about Harry and Herbert but she didn’t show us the pictures. We had to create the pictures in our minds. Read more about 'Harry and Herbert'...

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Integrated Inquiry Planet Earth and Beyond

Recently we have been looking at the water crisis going on in the world and how it affects people trapped in it and how lucky we are to have clean drinkable water piped to our homes.

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Water filter 2

Poems

We then moved around with a buddy and wrote what the object: looked like, felt like, smelt like and how would it move or act.

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Te Mihi opportunity to promote Tuakana/teina

"Millie helped me with my maths game. I didn’t know the number, she would help me."

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Tuakana teina buddy class Reading Swayde 6

Area and perimeter using Sphero

There are three ways to program the robots, draw a shape using your finger, drag and drop block code and JavaScript for the more advanced coders.

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Striving for Independence

Every fortnight the Te Mihi teachers come together to design new exciting and engaging must do and can do learning tasks.

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Image 6 Room 8 students working on different learning journey tasks independently and in a groups2

Slip sliding away through extreme water play

We had the time of our lives slip and sliding our way down the water slide together our Middle and Senior School cooled off

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Slip n Slide Heat Wave Aratiatia Te Mihi 142