The Blue Treasure – Get NZ Writing

Rooms 4 and 5 have been working together to write poems for the Get NZ Writing Project. Each student has to complete a found poem about a mystery object and send it on a postcard [...]

By |25th March 2019|Room 4, Room 5|0 Comments

St Joseph’s Feast Day

              We celebrated St Joseph's Feast Day by joining with St Josephs Schools from Orakei and Onehunga. The day began with a mass followed by tabloid sports. It was [...]

By |21st March 2019|Religious Education|0 Comments

Ocean Conservation Trip

Last week we had a great opportunity to visit 'The Flagship - Ocean Conservation Centre' at Wynyard Quarter. Students developed an understanding of how to make our marine environment litter/ plastic free and save marine [...]

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

The Mouse and The Motorcycle – with Chapter Chat

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 [...]

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

An Update on Room 4’s Swimming Lessons…

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 [...]

By |13th March 2019|Room 4|0 Comments

Room 4 Gets a Picnic Table!

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 [...]

By |13th March 2019|Room 4|0 Comments

Room 4 Visits the Grey Lynn Library

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, [...]

By |28th February 2019|Room 4|0 Comments

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|2 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