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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Kids for Kids was fun. It was my first time going with my school to a concert at night. And I can’t believe my mum came! It was the [...]