Category: Jenna Foley

The Floating Classroom - Learning on the Lake

As part of our concept ‘Our Place’, and our commitment to the Tuwharetoa Cultural Knowledge Programme, all of our students attended the Floating Classroom - a joint project between Tuwharetoa... Read more about 'The Floating Classroom - Learning on the Lake'...

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Welcoming new whanau

Our powhiri are led by senior members of our school kapa haka group. These leaders are trained by our kapa haka tutor and lead teacher of Maori and change at... Read more about 'Welcoming new whanau'...

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Together Again

At the beginning of Term 3 we were able to briefly welcome the wider community back on site before COVID- 19 restrictions were put in place again. Read more about 'Together Again '...

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Building Resilience on the Ski Field

“Resilience is the capacity to recover from challenges or difficulties and continue to move forward. Although resilient people experience difficulties like everyone else, they are able to adapt and change... Read more about 'Building Resilience on the Ski Field'...

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Using your Yoyo

Ned’s Mindset shares that while yo-yoing is cool and simple, it’s not always easy. Everyone who learns to yo-yo will make mistakes along the way. Read more about 'Using your Yoyo'...

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10 Ways To Master Sight Words at Home

As students advance through the reading levels there are a set of words which will be common in their reading books at each level. These words are known as sight words. Read more about '10 Ways To Master Sight Words at Home'...

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Keep Learning at Home

Maintaining a routine is important. It is not expected that you will be able to carry on a ‘normal school day’, however, you could allocate blocks of time to learning... Read more about 'Keep Learning at Home'...

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Top Tips to Combat Germs

We used Nanogirl’s videos to learn about Covid-19, washing hands and even made our own ‘Super Power Soap’ Read more about 'Top Tips to Combat Germs'...

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