Friday, 31 May 2013

White Tailed Spiders

The Saturn reading group have been working on finding and summarising information in a non-fiction text.  They read a book about White-tailed Spiders and gathered information and produced a Google Presentation about what they learnt.  Check it out...

Amazing pizza fractions!

Today we made some pizzas using our fractions knowledge.
We used our maths fractions to know how many slices we had.
Our teacher put us into groups of four so that we all had a quarter each.
We had lots of delicious toppings on our fractions pizza.
Our favourite topping was cheese.
We took some amazing photos of us making our yummy pizzas.

Thursday, 23 May 2013

Cybersafety Performance - MyFriends Dot Com

On Wednesday we watched a StoryLines Performance about Cybersafety.  
We learnt a lot of interesting things about being safe on the internet.  
Here are a few things we learnt:

Monday, 13 May 2013

Travelwise Week 2013

This week is Travelwise Week.


We’re celebrating active and sustainable ways to travel to school during Travelwise Week in May! That includes walking, cycling, public transport, carpooling and even scooting to school.

This week we are going to fill out an on-line calendar to track the different ways students in our class get to school.  By taking part in this survey we could win some cool prizes for our school.

Check out our calendar below:

R16 WOW Travelwise Calendar

New Zealand Post Children's Post Books Awards 2013

Check out the website below to have a good look at the Finalists in the NZ Post Children's Post Book Awards.  There are 5 great books in each of the Picture Book and Junior Fiction Sections.  Some of these are in our School Library and we will look at the during Library time on Thursday this week.

Which one is your favourite?  We will be voting this week!

New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards