Thursday, 28 May 2015

Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Orana Park stories

Go to the Storywriting page! Have a read of some stories written by the children about their visit to Orana Park.

Tuesday, 26 May 2015

Assembly on Friday


You are most welcome to attend our school assembly this Friday. It will start promptly at 2.30pm. Room 9 children are running the assembly. 

Keep warm and see you all soon.


Monday, 18 May 2015

Inquiry Learning

Each child in Room 9 has an animal to learn about for the next 2 or 3 weeks. They will be gathering information and recording it on an Ipad. Here is their learning sheet. The questions all come from the children. Also, here is a great link to San Diego Zoo.

My animal is a ..........

My animal is part of the Living World because 
My animal has hair/fur/???
My animal can live for . . . . . 
My animal eats the following foods. . .

My animal’s habitat is . .
My animal lives in the following countries . . 
My animal finds their food  . . . . . 
How fast is my animal?
My animal moves by . . .

My animal protects itself from predators by . . . . .
My animal belongs to the following groups/classifications . . . .

My animal has babies by . . . .

My animal plays by . . .

My animal makes the following sound/s . . .

Thursday, 14 May 2015

Prayer Table

We wish to decorate our prayer table from a cultural perspective and I wondered if our Filipino community would like to send some items from your culture to share on our prayer table for a few weeks . . . . . Many thanks to parents. :)

We are learning some Filipino greetings

Wednesday, 13 May 2015


Lots of learning and wonderful sights at Orana Park today . . . children were wonderful and many thanks to our brilliant parent helpers . . . :)