Tuesday, 30 October 2012

Children banned from NZ's Got Talent

Children under 12 are not allowed to be in the studio to watch the
New Zealand's Got Talent semi finals.
They reckon kids will fidget during the 4 hours
it will take to tape the session and distract the performers.
Read the news item here

Thursday, 25 October 2012

Halloween

Halloween happens next week
I don't know much about Halloween and 
our family have never celebrated it.
What do you know about it?
Maybe our Quadblogging Buddies in USA can help us out

Wednesday, 24 October 2012

Quadblogging for term 4

Yipee! We are back into Quadblogging!
Our group members are from USA and UK.
The links to their blogs are in the left hand side bar.
Our first post for them is about our place...
what is your favourite part of Gisborne / East Coast?
Here is a "tongue-in-cheek"
picture of our harbor.


Friday, 19 October 2012

Athletic Sports - day #1


The senior syndicate managed to get some events completed before the rain came today. 
We will finish the rest of the events over the next 2 Thursdays.
The results from today are are...


1st
2nd
3rd
50 metre sprints
Y5 girls
Taylor Trott
Kaipo Olsen-Baker
Tessa Hills

Y5 boys
Corbyn Peach
Ohaia Gillman
Troy Wharepapa

Y6 girls
Tyla Wharehinga
Messiah Haenga
Manaia Hutana

Y6 boys
Angus Briant
Kayden Ingram
Whetu  Ruru
75 metres sprint
Y5 girls
Taylor Trott
Tessa Hills
Kaipo Olsen-Baker

Y5 boys
Corbyn Peach
Ohaia Gillman
Troy Deakin

Y6 girls
Manaia Hutana
Tyla Wharehinga
Messiah Haenga

Y6 boys
TK Reihana/ Angus Briant
Dante Paea
Kayden Ingram
200 metres
Y5 girls
Taylor Trott
Tessa Hills
Kaipo Olsen-Baker

Y5 boys
Corbyn Peach
Karlyle Te Maari-Te Paa
Luke Low

Y6 girls
Manaia Hutana
Maringi Riddell
Messiah Haenga

Y6 boys
TK Reihana
Dante Paea
Bradley Wright
Ball Throw
Y5 girls
Omni Rehutai
Kaipo Olsen-Baker
Madison Savage

Y5 boys
Marika Rawiri
Karlyle Te Maari-Te Paa
Luke Low

Y6 girls
Messiah Haenga
Kiana Ria Renata-Kokiri
Lillian Hema

Y6 boys
tbc
tbc
tbc
800 metres
Girls
Taylor Trott
Lillian Hema
Daysha Williams

Boys
Luke Low
Bradley Wright
Ruben Bronlund-Sheridan
Tabloids

Room 2
Room 4
3rd=R1        4th=R3

Congratulations to these people
and well done to everyone for participating
 and making these races and tabloids competitive events!

Thursday, 18 October 2012

Planting Pingao

Yesterday we went to Midway Beach to plant pingao in the sand dunes.
We ate our lunch at the beach and enjoyed the beautiful spring day.
Here we are watching to learn how to plant pingao in the sand.


Tuesday, 9 October 2012

Senior Shield Winners - Term 3

Congratulations to these people who were awarded the
Student of the Week shield.
Ka mau te wehi!



Tuesday, 2 October 2012

Blogger of the Week

After looking at all the posts of Garden Creature Report Writing, the class
voted for Blogger of the Week.
The votes came out with Tyra topping the list.
She was chosen because she had included a glossary and her voice was clear in the recording.
Click here to read Tyra's Garden Creature Report.
Don't forget to leave a comment!
Here are the other nominations and the voting count...
To view the work of the other contenders...click on their name to visit their
Science blog and read their reports.