Junior School Blog

Otukaikino Reserve Trip
19 March 2013

We had a wonderful time searching for native trees and birds at Otukaikino Reserve.
Thank you to the wonderful parents and grandparents who came along.




otu 1peg  otu 2  otu 3 


otu 4  otu 5  otu 6


otu 7    otu 9

otu 13otu 12




Week 5 Discovery Learning
19 March 2013

Our Key Competency Focus for this term is Managing Self. The children work in different rooms and learning areas with different adults.
Today we talked about being organised, coping with change and working independently.
We love having parents to work with at Discovery Time...thank you!









Halswell Pool Trip
21 February 2013


Yesterday the junior team had so much fun at Halswell pool!! We had lovely weather. We enjoyed the swimming, hydroslide and a chance to have a picnic with many of our parents.
Thank you so much to all the Mums and Dads who came with  us.


Year 1's Environmental Art
19 March 2013



Aysia " The sun is in the sky, it's shining on the flower"




Charlotte "My Fantail"




Jacob "A sunny day at the beach"







Liam "This man is standing on some petals, watching the sun rise






Discovery Learning 2013
14 February 2013

These are photos from our first Discovery Learning Time for 2013.  Our focus in Managing Self.

We are encouraging children to take risks by visiting different rooms and working with different teachers and children.