Monday, November 29, 2010
At school we are meeting our group and buddies and discussing our equipment we will need.
Monday 2.30 meet Year 3/4 students and teachers in your house
Tuesday 1.30 Bike afternoon
Wednesday meet your buddy for large group activities
Friday 9.30 Minstrel show
Homework this week is to get your gear ready for camp. Remember each day will need different things. Every day you will need a hat, sunblock, water bottle, good walking shoes and lunch/snacks.
Bring your bike and helmet on Tuesday.
Monday, November 22, 2010
Week 7 Homework
Room 16 Market day Tuesday
Bring some money if you want to buy some goodies.Everything priced 50c,$1.00 or $2.00
Choose 5-10 words from your spelling list and learn them.
Make 1 or all of the following for Pet Day
Make a pet
Make an item from recycled materials
Bring a photo of your pet.
Next weeks news is to present your country information.
Don't forget your swimming things on Wednesday and Thursday.
Outdoor Education parent help notices and payment needs to be back by Friday. See the office with any queries.
Saturday, November 13, 2010
Wednesday, November 10, 2010
Maths Blasters have been using the computer programmes to improve their number knowledge to 100.
Amazing Adders are learning to part whole numbers by using 10's frames. We are creating the sum with the counters before writing the sum in our books.
Super Solvers have been doing some Problem Solving. Our problem was that a factory needed an aeroplane with 60 seats. Here is what we came up with.
Monday, November 1, 2010
Here is a website which will help you to create some Maori weaving.
You can use paper, wool,fabric or plants to create a weaving pattern to share with the class on Friday.
These sites are attached to the websites below.
Our news for the next week is to share something about New Zealand. This needs to be no more than 1-2 minutes and about one topic that you can give us some facts about. For example New Zealand rivers- what are they used for, where are some of them found.
Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Monday, October 18, 2010
Next Monday 25 Oct Labour Day School closed
Next Tuesday 26 Oct School closes at 12.30 for a Teacher Union meeting
Next Thursday 28 Oct Athletics Sports for 7-10year olds
Pet Day 26 Nov 1.30-3pm
SUN HATS must be WORN this term. Please make sure you have one to keep at school. Check you still have your sunblock in your desk too.
This term we are learning about countries in the Commonwealth.
Each week for homework you will do a mini-report.
· Choose a Commonwealth Country.
· Write its name on a new page in your
· Draw its flag in your homework books.
· Find out and write 3 interesting facts about
· the country, in your own words.
· Use different layout, lettering and design
Colour in and label the country on the world map.
There will be weekly spelling words and nightly reading.
Tuesday, October 12, 2010
Thursday, September 23, 2010
Monday, September 20, 2010
Wednesday, September 15, 2010
We have looked at the problems and some of the solutions to these problems.
A wiki site has been set up to view about the earthquake.
You can add questions too.
Sunday, September 5, 2010
Monday, August 23, 2010
This week for homework you have a maths sheet and spelling words both to be completed by Friday.
Your news is to create a creature from reusable materials and then bring it to share with class.If you can't finish it this week you can share it next week instead.
We may use these in our Assembly Item which is Friday 10th September.
Tuesday, August 17, 2010
Homework this week is to name and describe a superhero. Be ready share your superhero on Friday. If you have a picture or drawing this will help you share your ideas.
On Thursday you need to be at school by 7.55am with your clothing and plenty of food and drink for our big day. We will be back at school by 5pm.
Tuesday, August 10, 2010
Monday, August 9, 2010
This week is Maths Week. For homework you need to go on to this site http://www.mathsweek.org.nz/
Type in your password and play the games. Try to complete some challenges eah day and you will earn some points.
News this week is "a time when I felt...." We will use these ideas in our writing.
Remember to bring a water bottle each day. Water is essential for our thinking.
Happy cross country training.
Thursday, August 5, 2010
Monday, July 26, 2010
I hope you all had a nice holiday.
This term our topics are Recycle and Reuse which will lead into making our own music and dance using discarded materials. We will be collecting these over the next few weeks. If you are throwing out an object that could create a sound please save it for us e.g large tins, wooden handles or brushes.
Year 3 students will be ice skating during week 4, 5 and 6 for 1 hour each week. Room 17 will ice skate on Tuesday’s at 9.30am. They will also visit the Snow Farm for one day of cross country skiing in Week 5 on 19th August. (This may change depending on weather conditions)
If children wish to play on the field at lunchtime can they please have a change of clothes in their bags.
Homework will continue in the same format- Monday to Friday.
We are learning about recycle and reuse this week.This Thursday we are making a desk tidy or money box from reused material. The students are designing them at school but need to collect reused items from home to bring to make their creation.
Monday, June 28, 2010
Homework this week is a time sheet, remember to check your clock at home so you can keep practising telling the time.
Those that did not do spelling sentences last week in your homework book need to complete this by Friday using last weeks words.
Have a wonderful holiday !
Sunday, June 27, 2010
Wednesday, June 23, 2010
Friday, June 18, 2010
Homework this week will be all about books. There are a selection of activities in your homework book. Try to complete one each night.
On Friday is our Book parade at 11.45am. You may dress as any book character for the day.
Parents if you would like to come and read to the class we would love you to visit us on Wednesday afternoon 2 -2.30pm.
News is sharing your favourite book to the class.
It should be a great week.
Thursday, June 10, 2010
Tuesday, June 8, 2010
This week we are sharing what we know about the solar system in our news time. For homework there is nightly reading and learning your spelling words This week we are looking at time in Maths.
You need to write in the table the time you do things at home.
5 to 9
Get out of bed
arrive at school
Arrive home from school
Do your homework
Go to bed
Monday, May 31, 2010
We are entering our daily steps(using our pedometers) into the soccer website and travelling around South Africa on the web. If you want to look at home go to www.mygreatestfeat.org.nz and put in your own name and password(these are in your homework books).