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Thursday, October 11, 2018

Term 4 - Week 9  - Arataki Camp


The students of Room 3 & 4 are excited about the up-coming camp this Term in Week 3.

The students, staff and parents will be spending 2 days and 1 night in the Waitakere Ranges.

The excitement of camp will provide the students with wonderful learning and teaching experiences relating to camp. 

Both classroom teachers have been planning and preparing activities and units of work for this very busy Term.

One of those learning experiences will be creating and designing newspaper(s) and writing articles about the students experiences at camp.

Read all about it this Term and below is a example of a newspaper created and designed.


Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Term 3 - Week 9  - Tread Lightly Drain Game


The students of Room 4 were visited by the Drain Game experts.

Educating our students about storm water drains and what we should do as responsible citizens with our waste at home.

Awesome to see our students learn about the importance of 'Water' and what we should and should not place down pipes at home and school.

Check out our class site for more photos. Here are some of the photos from today.


Ako Hiko Film Festival - Wesley Primary School Room 4

Wesley Primary School - Room 4 Film Entry
The students from Room 4 have worked very hard on their films and the students have selected the following film as entry into the Ako Hiko Film Festival.
ENJOY!

Monday, September 17, 2018

Term 3 - Week 9  - Camp Activity - Tents


The students of Room 4 are preparing for Camp in Week 3 of Term 4.

In preparation for Camp next Term the students were given the challenge of making paper tents in their Maths lesson with the teaching and learning on 'nets and solids'.

Have a look at the video and the photo showing their model tents.

The students and I are looking forward to camp. The next 2 weeks are lessons, tasks and teaching about camp!


Term 3 - Week 9  - Camp


The students of Room 4 are preparing for Camp in Week 3 of Term 4.

Both teachers of Room 3 and 4 made a special visit last week.

Have provided some photos of Arataki Visitor Center and the venue where the students and their teachers will be spending a few days next term. 

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Term 3 - Week 8  - Water Safety


The students of Room 4 are enjoying the last week of their swimming.

This week is about water safety and you will see from the photo, one group of students have packed themselves into the raft.

As a teacher I have enjoyed watching them develop their confidence and learning skills in the water.

The instructors have been amazing and students of Room 4 have made me very proud.


Term 3 - Week 8  - Special Guest at Duffy Assembly


The students of Wesley Primary School had a very special guest at our Duffy Assembly this week.

Daniel Faitaua from TV1 Breakfast show spoke to the students about Reading and the importance of reading. He also spoke about him growing up as a child.

The students from Room 4 asked him for photos and also spoke to them before leaving.

AWESOME to have Daniel at our school.


Term 4 - Week 9   - Arataki Camp The students of Room 3 & 4 are excited about the up-coming camp this Term in Week 3. The students, ...