Design a Christmas tree

We had a wonderful opportunity to take part in the Towncentre Taupo Plywood 3D Christmas Tree Project. These recycled plywood boards were delivered to us ready for painting. A group of passionate designers and painters took on this challenge.

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Amazing Mandala Art

Room 11 and 16 have been learning about India and we have looked at some of the beautiful art that is done in India.

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11 Mandala

William Retell

Chose to re-enact the story of William Tell. You can see Asti playing Carl, with the apple on his head

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Art for Maths in Room 6

We also had to make sure that our circle was symmetrical so that it would line up with the other quarters when printed.  When it was ready, we rolled paint onto our craft foam and then flipped it onto a piece of paper. 

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Nature at our door step, Resourse that inspires

Chris, the artist, talked about being a woodturner like being a surgeon.

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Taste testing for passions

Getting in close, stepping back for a wider angle shot and moving around your subject to shoot from different sides

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Sand Art

Room 8’s Sand Art as a part of Making Our Mark - an inquiry using hands-on experiences to build fine motor skills. Read more about ' Sand Art'...

Completed artwork

R7 Matariki

We were given some tasks to complete to practice our self-management skills. We did these over 4 days.

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Matariki Print Making Fun

In Room 6 we designed and made kite-shaped craft foam prints after reading “The Seven Kites of Matariki”.

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Pink Day Anti Bullying

Room 7 invited Rooms 8 and 9 to come and look at a video on anti-bullying.

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pink Ohaaki Team watching a video on anti bullying