Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Year 5 and 6 Camp has begun!!

This year we celebrate our 25th anniversary in hosting a Year 5 and 6 Camp. Our school is very lucky to be surrounded by beautiful landscape, the Point England beach and a local pool. Here are some pictures of what we got up to today.

Y5/6 Camp 2015

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Kids Safety Day 2015

On Saturday I went with my aunty Bev, aunty Nooroa and my cousins to the Kids Safety Day at the Point England Reserve.
There were lots of people there. I saw my friends Christian, Angelo and Emmanuel from school.
I went to a police car and got to dress up in a police uniform too. This is me - Taraia.

Photo taken by Kathy Williamson

Monday, February 16, 2015

Welcome to our Space

Here is a short clip to share what our new space looks like. We have three teachers, three teacher spaces, three quiet rooms, one blue area for recording and one big space for children to sit and work.

Welcome to Our Space from Team 4 Pes on Vimeo.

Saturday, February 7, 2015

Week One

This week our children got to learn in their new space. Here are some photos of some of the things we have been up to.

Week One

Monday, February 2, 2015

Welcome Back to 2015

The school year has finally begun for 2015. Watch this space as there are new children in Room 8 and stay tuned to see photos of our brand new classroom. Our classroom is a Modern Learning Environment and we are so excited to share this with you

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Class Party 2015

To celebrate our wonderful year together, we decided to have a class party. The children were assigned jobs from sharing dance items to the clean up crew. We had so much fun. Here is a short clip to share our time together.

2014 Class Party

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Amethyst's Art Attack Animation

In Term 4, 2014 our topic was Art Attack. The children created animations using hyperstudio and wrote their voiceovers. Here is Amethyst's project.

Amethyst Art attack from Team 4 Pes on Vimeo.

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Football Festival 2014

On Monday 15th December, our school had a Football Festival. The Juniors had their games from 9-11am, the Year 5/6's at 11.30am-1pm and the Year 3/4s from 2pm onwards.
Here is some footage. We hope you enjoy!

Football Festival 2014

Monday, December 29, 2014

Alfa's 10th Birthday

Here is a video of Alfa's 10th Birthday that we celebrated together.

Alfa's birthday 2014 from Team 4 Pes on Vimeo.

Thursday, December 25, 2014

Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas to you all both near and far. Thank you for visiting our blogs and leaving our children lovely comments and feedback. We all wish you a wonderful holiday. From Class 9 and Miss Lavakula.

Monday, December 22, 2014

Golf 2014

This term part of Kiwisport we had Golf lessons. The children learned lots of different skills and had so much fun. Here are some clips from golf.

Golf class 9 from Team 4 Pes on Vimeo.

Golf class 9 from Team 4 Pes on Vimeo.

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Tavake's Art Attack Animation

This term for our animations, the children had to show their understanding of an impressionist artist's work, it's setting and time in history. Here is Tavake's example:

Tavake ArtAttack from Team 4 Pes on Vimeo.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Happy Holidays!

We have now finished our year for 2014. Thank you everyone for visiting and leaving comments on our blogs. Class 9 and I wish you all a Wonderful Christmas and Prosperous New Year! Happy Holidays and see you in 2015.

Monday, December 15, 2014

Farewell Mrs Jarman

Mrs Jarman is leaving us and we had a special assembly to farewell her. Here are some clips of the assembly. We love you Mrs Jarman and wish you well for the future.

Eden Dance

Eden Dance from Team 4 Pes on Vimeo.

Team 4's Poem

Mrs Jarman Farewell from Team 4 Pes on Vimeo.

Stylez Pasifika

Mrs Jarman Farewell from Team 4 Pes on Vimeo.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

The Auckland Art Gallery

Last week on Friday the Year 5s and some 4s went on a trip to the Auckland Art Gallery. Here is a short video of some of the things we did there.

Y5 Art Gallery 2014 from Team 4 Pes on Vimeo.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

2014 Manaiakalani Film Festival: Rock, Sword, Firecracker

Here is our entry for the Manaiakalani Film Festival 2014. Our movie came about an idea of where the game Rock, Paper and Scissors came from. We found a script from this free plays site called We adapted it slightly to ensure that our movie was within the time limit.
The students had lots of fun learning their lines, dressing up in costumes and acting it out. Thank you and all those who helped with our movie.

PES Lavakula Rock, Sword, Firecracker from Team 4 Pes on Vimeo.

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes in Niuean

Adding on to Niuean Language week. Here is a video of children teaching you how to say the head, shoulders, knees and toes song in Niuean.

Niue Language Body Parts from Team 4 Pes on Vimeo.

Friday, October 17, 2014

Art Attack

This title card was designed and created by Inez.
This term's inquiry is called Art Attack. We will be learning about pieces of art from the Impressionist Era. It's going to be a busy term with a trip to the Art Gallery, our Manaiakalani Film Festival, Athletics and Prizegiving. We also have testing this term.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Niuean Language Week 2014

Fakaalofa Lahi Atu. Ko e tau aho faahi tapu nei, ko e tau aho ha mautolu ke fakaako mo e fakaaoga Vagahau Niue.
Greetings. This week we are learning to using and speak the Niuean Language. It's Niuean Language Week! Here is a movie that will teach you how to say hello, how are you and yes, I'm well thank you in Niuean.

Niuean Hello from Team 4 Pes on Vimeo.

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Trampoline Judo by John Amour

In term 3 children were given a task to create an animation of a new Commonwealth Sport. Here is John Amour's idea. Well done John Amour!

Trapoline Judo from Team 4 Pes on Vimeo.