Category: Tracey O'Sullivan

Writing Across the School

Writing is an essential skill that can benefit students for the rest of their lives. Introducing and practicing writing with engaging activities in the classroom, can foster confidence and a... Read more about 'Writing Across the School'...

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Land before time (Part 2)

The Room 15 students worked in small groups to label parts of our favourite dinosaurs. We noticed that the meat eating dinosaurs all had sharp teeth and claws while the... Read more about 'Land before time (Part 2)'...

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The land before time Part 1

The Poihipi/Ohaaki Inquiry this term is focused around “Curiosity”. Room 15 started our inquiry by doing some activities which asked the students to be curious about the world around them. Read more about 'The land before time Part 1'...

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Wildlife Competition

In the junior classes, we spent time researching the habitats of a variety of animals using both non-fiction books and youtube clips. Read more about 'Wildlife Competition'...

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Three Bears

Our learning involved comparing the volume/capacity of containers using the context of Goldilocks and the Three Bears. Read more about 'Three Bears'...

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Once upon a time

Room 12 we have been learning about writing narratives as part of our Ohaaki inquiry.

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Sensational Swimming

This programme enables thousands of children in the Taupo district to attend swim classes each year. It aims to encourage New Zealanders to recognise swimming and personal survival skills. Read more about 'Sensational Swimming'...

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