Monday, July 27, 2015

by James, Michaela, and Fletcher

Welcome to the new term!
We have been doing Te Ao Kori for Pe,topic,poetry, subtraction and measurement.
For art, we did art about Mary.
In topic,we have been learning about bullying,empathy and self-esteem.
For Pe,we have been doing Maori hand games.
It was Mrs Wall's birthday,Michaela's birthday. 
In writing,we have been doing poetry.
We wrote poems about our hobby.
By,James,Michaela and Fletcher!!!!!!!!!!!!

Monday, April 27, 2015

Week 1 by Lily, Ella and Rebecca

Welcome back! This is the second term of 2015. We have been making some poppies because it is ANZAC week! We have been reading ANZAC books like ANZAC dog and ANZAC Ted. We have also been learning about World War 1 and World War 2. Room 7 have been doing our own recipes. Room 7 had a WALT that was write our own healthy sandwich. We are learning about planet earth and beyond. We got new books like: There was an old lady who swallowed a Weta and  Lili loud alots.

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

EOTC week by Ollie Noah James.

Last week we had our E.O.T.C. week. We had the team building day, school picnic,indoor skate and tramp park day, science day and swimming sports.We had lots of races and lots of fun.
by Ollie

Last week when we had swimming sports. We had lots of races like backstroke,freestyle,flutterboard and after that we had the pirate pool races. They were fun races.
by James

Last week we went to the skate & tramp park. There was a foam pit and there was a tramp & skate park .
by Noah.

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Skate and Trampoline Day

Today Rooms 7, 8 and 9 went for a day out of the class, to the Dialed Indoors Skate and Tramp Park. 
Here is our PMI for the day. A PMI is a plus, minus and interesting reflection on our day. 

Our pluses:

  • Playing dodgeball on the trampolines - Amelia
  • Using the ramp in the skate park with mats. - Riley
  • Running up the trampoline. - Michaela
  • Winning dodgeball!! - Fletcher
  • Jumping! - Mrudula
  • Being the last one left in dodgeball. - Yechiel
  • Throwing the ball in the hoop on the tramp.- Ella
  • Jumping into the pit! - Rebecca
  • Flipping and barrel spinning into the pit. - Carter
  • Doing heaps of flips on the trampoline - flip mania!  - Jack
  • I liked how I was jumping off the box - Mollie
  • I loved how you couldn't control yourself when you were bouncing. - Brianna
  • When you ride the scooter up the ramp into the foam pit and you jump off.  - Noah
  • How you could bounce freely. - Maddi
  • When you were doing circles around in the skatepark. - Sophie G
  • Bouncing on the bounciest trampolines ever. - Rachel
Our minuses:
  • Our toilets were dirty. - Lily
  • When my arm was tugged around the park by my friends. - Sophie G
  • We got so sweaty and sticky. - Ella
  • How Tessa twisted her ankle on the trampoline. - Maddi
  • How I got double bounced. - Charlie.
  • How on some tramps you could feel the sweatiness through your socks! - Brianna
Our 'interesting' facts:
  • Lots of the ramps were really big on the skate park. - Michaela
  • Doing the big, cool tricks on the skate park.  - Carter
  • I have never seen so many trampolines in one room in my life! - Mrs Wall
  • I found that I tried to take chances. - Amelia
  • I learnt how to do something really fast in the skate park off Liam. - Charlie
  • Yechiel wanted to know why Mrs Wall didn't bounce on trampolines and go skating. Mrs Wall secretly had a little jump one time on the trampoline. 
  • I loved doing flips. - Mrudula

Sunday, March 22, 2015


Yay, today is the first day of EOTC week!! Today, St Brendan's School went to Harcourt Park for a school picnic!!! We went on the bike track, we went in the playground and we played heaps of games. We had a fantastic time! Some people even made a campfire and some people played jackpot. We were going to play in the pool, but there was no water, so we couldn't go in! 

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Week 6 News By Michaela, Sophie G and Fletcher

It has been a fun week in Room 7!
In writing, we have been learning about adjectives.
Some people have been going to maths and writing extension.
We have started to do our mandala art.
In PE, we have been learning cricket skills and we have also been playing real cricket.
Today, we played cricket with Room 9.
Lots of people entered the talent show.

By Michaela , Sophie G and Fletcher.

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Some outstanding Rippa Rugby!

Some of the kids from Room 7 went out this week for the Year 3 & 4 Rippa Rugby tournament. There were 2 teams. One of them worked really hard and improved with every game. A girl from our class, Maddi, won player of the day for that team! The other team, won every game until the final, when they won that too! They were the winners for their grade. Well done to all the Rippa Rugby kids and Thank You to all the awesome parent helpers.