Power of Words

Writers, poets and songwriters use similes to add depth and emphasise what they are trying to say to the reader or listener. Read more about 'Power of Words'...

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Let’s read together - The Kings Sock

Share reading activities are a powerful tool in a teacher’s skill set. A teacher models the skills of a proficient reader including - predicting, examining the pictures, fluent reading and expression. Read more about 'Let’s read together - The Kings Sock'...

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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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Learning Integrated

The Starbursts reading group read a story called 'Nikau - the Coldest Palm in the World', School Journal, Part 3, Number 2, 2000. Read more about 'Learning Integrated'...

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Mack’s Tasty Fruit Salad

Being a fan of this dessert, I asked him for more information about the ingredients he had used and how it was prepared. Read more about 'Mack’s Tasty Fruit Salad'...

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Reading superstars

During the ‘Moving Our Learning’ inquiry, we exposed ourselves to a wide range of scientific and technical articles during our reading time. Read more about 'Reading superstars'...

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Forces of Nature

The Te Huka team inquiry is Movement Madness. Our driving question is "How many ways can you move an object (including your body)?" Students are exploring the different ways objects move. Read more about 'Forces of Nature'...

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