Friday, June 28, 2013

I can't remember the story....

Giraffes from Team 1 PES on Vimeo.

Soooo, here's how Room .1. remembered their giraffe story for writing!

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

My Special Giraffe.

"My giraffe can stretch its long neck up, so she can reach the tree, to eat the branches!! She has a long neck like a ladder," said Inga.

By Inga, Room 4.

My beautiful house.

"Look at my beautiful house. I live in Pt England with my Mum and Dad and my brother Teiaoa," said Api.

By Api, Room 4.

Mr Jerahd

This is Mr Jerahd. He is smiling at us because he wants to leap across his cage and come to play with us at school. Imagine finding Mr Jerahd on the junior playground!! Oh my gosh. . . 

By Jerahd, Room 4.

Monday, June 24, 2013

Giovannis Elephant!

"Look at my elephant! I like my elephant because he has a fabulous swinging trunk to clean the bamboo before he eats it" said Giovanni.

By Giovanni, Room 4.

Friday, June 21, 2013

Guess Who

Fabulous Joey has come to visit us in our classroom! When Joey comes we learn how to care about and play with animals. We always see him sniffing and smelling and running around our room. Rocking Room 4 all love Joey!
By Chance

(Dictated to the teacher)

Netball is fabulous

Wow! An action shot of our fabulous friends in the netball team! We can see they are throwing the ball into the goal. Lucky that they know how to throw and catch and shoot the netball! These girls are all champions!
By Inga

(Dictated to the teacher)

The Super Sneaky Snake!

The super snake at the zoo was sneaky!  It was trying to escape quickly and come to play with me. I pretended the slippery snake was climbing on me! I wish the snake could come home with me!

By Kennedy

(Dictated to the teacher)

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Pop, pop, pop!

I am learning to draw on the computer. This is my first drawing. I like playinging with bubbles. By Teia.
(Dictated to the teacher)


I like eating ice-cream. My favourite one is the pink and yellow one.By Nahea. (Dictated to the teacher)

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

The fierce warriors of Room 24
Welcome to the cool boys of Room 24. Deejay, Qwanelle, Paschal, John, Lagi, AJ, Kaedince, AJM, Kama, Sione
Welcome to the beautiful girls of Room 24. Sumuree, Cree-Ann, Alla, Phezian, Daniel, Syriah, Anna, Valessa, Punaiuru,

Friday, June 14, 2013

Measuring up

"Guess what? We have been measuring with recorders and slippery string. 

You will never believe it but I measured one of the tables in my fabulous interesting classroom with a recorder that was as grey as my Poppa's hair!" said Alamoni. "We used the recorder for more than measuring, I also played the ABC song on my recorder with my awesome friends."

By Alamoni

(Dictated to the teacher).

Elephant showers

Elly elephant uses her twisting trunk to wash herself, I think she thinks its a shower! She also uses her wrinkly saggy baggy grey trunk to eat some delicious bamboo.  I saw Elly the elephants huge toenails, I wonder if she paints them rainbow colours like I do?
By Jasmine.

Princess Bethany

"Wow! Guess what? I am a fabulous talented netball player and I play for the Pink Princesses. Yesterday I scored two goals for my team because I am an amazing shooter! I was player of the day and I am so proud of myself for all my hard work!" said Bethany excitedly.
(Dictated to the teacher)

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Party Time

"Me and my friend the elephant went to play outside at the park and we played on the swings  - he broke that, and jumped on the trampoline - he broke that too!! The balloons flew by and we caught them! What a day!!" said Jerahd.

By Jerahd, Room 4.

A Peanut Trail

"Guess what? I went to the shops to buy some peanuts because Elly elephant loves peanuts. 
I am going to make a trail with the peanuts for my fabulous elephant to follow me home!!" said Lavinia.  
(dictated to the teacher)

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Polydrom Heaven

Check this out! We were using polydrom to create a castle! Not only did we make a castle but we also had fun working as a team. (Handmade by Raymond, Zamera and Ezra).

Look at me.

I used triangles and squares to make two houses. I made it all by myself. By Tyrese.(Dictated to the teacher)

Monday, June 10, 2013

Sleeping beauty

The three lionesses was sleeping on the rocks. I watched them from behind the glass window. We had to be very quiet. By Riley. (Dictated to the teacher)

Friday, June 7, 2013

My skirt

Meliana is 5 years old and she loves making things with paper.

Thursday, June 6, 2013

The giraffe

At the zoo I saw the giraffe eating some leaves from the big tall trees. He has thin long legs and a long neck. He walks around slowly looking for food. By Katieann. (Dictated to the teacher)

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Watching Lion. . .

Lion, lion. . .

"Look at me Room 4! 
I'm watching you at the zoo. . .
Can you see my magnificent mane that Toby drew?
I like the way you drew me Toby S", said Mr Levi Lion.

By Toby, Room 4.

A stormy day.

The hail fell from the sky. It was little balls of white ice. They were very cold. By Madison

Tuesday, June 4, 2013


I like to  go fishing with my pappa and my dad. I wish I could catch a shark one day. By Jonario (Dictated to the teacher)