Category: Jeannie Young

It's Creepy and it's Spooky

The picture book, “At the Old Haunted House” by Helen Ketteman wa used as a vehicle for consolidating learning around review writing. Read more about 'It's Creepy and it's Spooky'...

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Maths definitely Matters

Sixty students. Twenty teams. Forty minutes. Twenty questions. One winning team. This is Mathsmatters, the mathematics event of the school year for Year 5 to Year 8 students in the... Read more about 'Maths definitely Matters'...

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Camp, Key Competencies and Cooperation

“Cooperation is the thorough conviction that nobody can get there unless everyone gets there.” Read more about 'Camp, Key Competencies and Cooperation'...

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Room 11 Investigates

Room 11’s inquiry ‘Moving Our Learning’ focus related to plants and the way in which they moved. Read more about 'Room 11 Investigates'...

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Ready, Set, Write

For more information on the writing curriculum, go to: https://nzcurriculum.tki.org.nz/The-New-Zealand-Curriculum/EnglishKeywords: English, Writing, Phonics, Written Language, New entrant Read more about 'Ready, Set, Write'...

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Blossoms in Bloom

Did you know that the term for adding white to any other colour on the colour wheel is ‘tint’? The artists in Room 16 do, and they demonstrated their new... Read more about 'Blossoms in Bloom'...

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Pastel Portraits

We think they look fantastic. The beauty of this art project is that the students are able to make their piece as true-to-life or as unrealistic as they like. Read more about 'Pastel Portraits'...

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Whare Tapawha

Students of all ages have been enjoying the last of the warm weather and making the most of their lunchtimes by getting involved with spontaneous, student organised games, often involving... Read more about 'Whare Tapawha'...

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Room 4 is Ecstatic about Static Electricity

The students learned that static electricity is the build-up of an electrical charge on the surface of an object. Read more about 'Room 4 is Ecstatic about Static Electricity'...

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