Room 10's New Beginnings

To keep the transition as easy as possible for the new children, I have adopted some similar routines and a timetable used Room 15 and 16. Read more about 'Room 10's New Beginnings'...

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Eruption of Science

The understanding of lava flow, reactions, pressure building up and land formation has been exciting and fun for all of us. Read more about 'Eruption of Science'...

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Hut Making

We had to use teamwork and communication when constructing our huts otherwise our huts would keep breaking.

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Minute to Win It!

Children then took part in a rotation of 60-second challenges that use objects that are commonly available around the house/classroom.

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Measurement in Room 3

We started with measurement activities using non-standard units, like hands, feet, blocks and counters.

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Geometry and measurement

Mater is about 6 pens long When we measure something by counting whole numbers of units we are learning about using non-standard measurements. Read more about 'Geometry and measurement'...

We used the timer on our ipads to learn about the length of a minute

Magical Measuring

Some of us used rulers and measured in centimetres and meters and some of us explored using our hand span or feet to measure a distance or height

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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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