Room 4 have been reading 'The Mouse and the Motorcycle' by Beverly Cleary and doing follow up activities on Chapter Chat. This is a Twitter based Book Chat for Year 3 and 4 students. We [...]
Today Room 4 learnt how to do breast stroke. Our hands ‘’made pizza” by spreading our arms out in a circle (while keeping your fingers closed together), then bringing your hands together near your chest [...]
LOOK WHAT WE FOUND OUTSIDE ROOM 4 ON MONDAY MORNING!!?? Thank you Mrs Smuga for providing Room 4 with a lovely octagonal picnic table – it looks absolutely gorgeous and we are using it all [...]
Last Friday, Room 4 visited the Grey Lynn Library. Everyone enjoyed listening to a special storytime with the librarians. Afterwards, we browsed the shelves looking at the wonderful collection in the Children's Section there. Hopefully, [...]
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 [...]
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. [...]
.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.
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!
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!!!
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 [...]