Tuesday, 4 July 2017

ARTraction 5th & 6th July 2017

As the finale of our recent arts week we had an Art Exhibition in our school  hall.   Parents an visitors we invited to look at our artwork - each class participated.  Our class focused on Hundertwasser "E tu ana taha i te taha - Standing side by side.  

Our artwork is based on the theme of many cultures standing side by side represented by the cityscape buildings.



Wednesday, 28 June 2017

Matariki celebrations in Rooms 16 and 20

This afternoon Rooms 16 and 20 began celebrations for Matariki or Maori New Year.  We learnt about Maori Stick Games Tititorea and Mau Rakau.

We know there are 7 whetu or stars: Waiti, Waita, Waipuna-a-rangi, Tupuanuku, Tupuarangi, Ururangi, and Matariki.  This year 2 new stars were discovered Hiwaiterangi and Pohutukawa.

Sunday, 11 June 2017

Eco Hero Performance

This morning we met in the hall and watched a performance by Mr Eco an Environment Rap Eco Hero.   Don't be a litter bug.

Mr Eco sang some rap songs including Litter Bug, Bag Monster, Straw Wars, Save the Fish and Mr Eco Anthem.

His most important message was that Saving our planet and our Wildlife depend's on us and how we stop littering and recycling. 

Thursday, 8 June 2017

Whole School Assembly Friday 9 June 2017

Today we had our whole school assembly.  Mrs Driver talked to us about her trip to Singapore and Melbourne and the Tinker Time classes she saw.

Well done Miss Coffer and friends "Better when I'm Dancing."

Wednesday, 31 May 2017

Scooter Skills Thursday 1 June 2017

This morning we had our scooter skills session with Marianne from Auckland Transport and Constable Merve.

We learnt about our helmets and how to make sure we have the correct one for our head.

Then we learnt about the parts of a scooter.

Then we tried the stations.

Station One - Emergency Stop

Station Two - Safe Stopping

Station Three - Balancing

Station Four - Road Safety

Monday, 29 May 2017

Room 16 Sunnyhills School

Today we had Syndicate Sports.  While we were outside we went to see the Sunnyhiils School sign that we helped to paint.  We painted the F and a O.

Thursday, 4 May 2017

Whole School ANZAC Assembly 5 May 2017

Today we had our ANZAC assembly the first for Term 2..  We heard "In Flanders Field" Poem then Rooms 3, 22, 9, 7, and 10 showed us some of the ANZAC activities they did this week.  We loved the poppies and Whaea especially liked "The Last Post."

Mrs Driver shared her South Korean holiday experience with us.

Kapai Raymond and Joshua, R16's awesome Tech Angels.  We appreciate all the work and responsibility you both have keeping our devices secure.