A taste of art

Mrs Jackson channeled her sculpture talents as the students got messy experimenting with clay. Some common words echoed in Room 13 were roll, pinch, squeeze, thump, texturise, squish, cut, flatten... Read more about 'A taste of art'...

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Matisse

I do not literally paint that table, but the emotion it produces upon me. - Henri Matisse Read more about 'Matisse'...

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2022 MERC Taupo Camp

Tackling the Taupo environment over three days, in three groups, we set off to the challenges. Station one was a day-long hike at Opepe Track with Soul and Sam. Read more about '2022 MERC Taupo Camp'...

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Six Bricks

A group of teachers sit nervously waiting for the Six Bricks - professional learning to start. Sitting in front of us are six different coloured duplo bricks. Read more about 'Six Bricks '...

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Adventures with Leafman

I found some orange, yellow, red and some brown leaves at my house, said Emily. Read more about 'Adventures with Leafman'...

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Gully Magic

On the Kids Greening Taupo website, we discovered a Magic Potion recipe using ‘natural ingredients.’ Read more about 'Gully Magic '...

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Room 11 Investigates

Room 11’s inquiry ‘Moving Our Learning’ focus related to plants and the way in which they moved. Read more about 'Room 11 Investigates'...

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Learning Integrated

The Starbursts reading group read a story called 'Nikau - the Coldest Palm in the World', School Journal, Part 3, Number 2, 2000. Read more about 'Learning Integrated'...

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Animal Battle Bots

Most animals living on earth are hunted by predators, and many species have developed defence mechanisms which help to protect them from dangerous animals. Read more about 'Animal Battle Bots'...

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