St.Mary of the Cross MacKillop Feast Day – 8th August 2019

We celebrated the feast of St.Mary of the Cross MacKillop the foundress of our school with a liturgy. Students and teachers dressed up in red the color of  WHERO- St.Mary MacKillop house. We also enjoyed [...]

By |14th August 2019|Religious Education|0 Comments

Science Exchange-St Paul’s College

"It was a terrific day learning about the properties of water and how different liquids float or mix. I also learnt more about the material world and periodic table. My favorite part of the science [...]

By |21st June 2019|Room 5|0 Comments

Welcome St Leo’s School, Devonport-student reflections

"We are so thrilled that St Leo’s school visited us. The day started with a liturgy and activities. We taught them our school song and a Samoan dance. But I felt shy to teach the [...]

By |21st June 2019|General|0 Comments

Holy Spirit – lesson role play

We are learning about the symbols of the Holy Spirit: the flame, the cloud and the finger of God. Students read the Scripture stories an acted out how the Holy Spirit gives the power to [...]

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

Book Character Day

We celebrated a book character day. Children dressed up in their favorite book character and shared some personality traits about their character. It was a fun day.

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

More Pirate Treasure Maps from Room 4

    By Yienzarah and Mary Ula

By |17th June 2019|Room 4|0 Comments

Pirate Treasure Maps

  We had to make a pirate treasure map in class. Everyone else made a 2-D map, but I made a 3-D map at home – I think it’s really cool! I have included everything [...]

By |17th June 2019|Room 4|0 Comments

Blazer the Fish

Room 4 have been writing about the fish that we painted for the art exhibition. Here is Augustine's story: My fish’s name is Blazer and he has rainbow stripes around him and metallic dots and [...]

By |16th June 2019|Room 4|0 Comments

Vector Wero Whitewater Park- Year 7 and 8 Trip Reflections

It was an exceptional opportunity to experience kayaking and water rafting with my peers. We learnt how to steer the kayaks into a direction we wanted to go. As part of our lesson we understood [...]

By |4th June 2019|Room 5|0 Comments

Bike Safety- Bigfoot Adventures Reflections

  Sarah and Andrew from Bigfoot Adventures visited us last week to share their expert knowledge about bike safety. "Thank you Sarah and Andrew for teaching me how to put on a helmet in the [...]

By |4th June 2019|Room 5|0 Comments