Meet Our Fabulous Room Fives

We are a Year 5 to 8 class who enjoy learning and being responsible senior students. As senior students we are involved in developing leadership skills involving Cool School Mediators, sports leadership, public speaking and [...]

By |20th February 2019|Room 5|0 Comments

Welcome to 2019

Talofa lava everyone, we welcome our new student Maree Vaka to St Josephs family. Introducing our House Leaders for 2019. These Leaders were nominated by their peers and they presented their acceptance speech at assembly. [...]

By |20th February 2019|Room 5|0 Comments

Swimming- 2019

.Our swimming lessons have begun and it is great fun to walk down to Grey Lynn school. We are learning about water safety and sculling water using relevant skills.

By |20th February 2019|Classes, Room 5|0 Comments

Room 4 Are Paper Chain Champions!

Room 4 learned about the 'Ch' digraph as part of their phonics programme. Then they made paper chains with the 'ch' words they knew. What champions!    

By |13th February 2019|Classes, Room 4|0 Comments

Happy Holidays

Thank you all for being part of Room 5's journey of building faith and learning this year. We wish you 'A Very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2019'. Happy Holidays!!!

By |13th December 2018|Room 5|0 Comments

Thanksgiving Mass

2018 ended with a Thanksgiving Mass last Friday. The school candle was passed on from the oldest pupil of our school to the youngest pupil. It was a wonderful opportunity for us to reflect on [...]

By |11th December 2018|Religious Education|0 Comments

Become someone’s Angel

As a culmination of our inquiry on Heroes, students participated in the Auckland City Mission's 'Become someone's Angel' project. They donated Christmas gifts for children across Auckland. It was a moment of great pride as [...]

By |11th December 2018|Religious Education|0 Comments

HEROES

Our inquiry topic on HEROES was an astounding success. Students investigated ways they could be heroes for others. They designed and created a hero cape and a bag using their unique qualities and talents. We [...]

By |11th December 2018|Room 5|0 Comments

Gratitude Feathers

Room 4 spent some time thinking about all of the things we are grateful for in our lives. Here are some of our ideas: I am grateful for: my mum because she dropped me off [...]

By |28th November 2018|Room 4|0 Comments

Food for Thought – Nutrition Workshop

Room 5 are learning about making healthy choices with food as part of the ' Food for Thought ' program facilitated by Adele Orangi from the Heart Foundation. Students have developed an understanding of how [...]

By |26th November 2018|Room 5|0 Comments