Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Te Ao - nā Jazaky

We have been learning about Te Ao Atea - planets. I made a ThingLink about Te Ao. Te Ao is the kupu Māori for Earth. Thank you for reading my ThingLink. 
Ngā mihi :-)




Thursday, November 9, 2017

If ngā Atea were fruit and vegetables! Nā Marino, Kaley, and Sione


Watch our PuppetPal comparing how how big the planet are! 

We hope you thinks it's interesting. We did!! Ngā mihi :-D


Rerenga o Tama-nui-te-rā - The Solar System! Nā Kaley, Marino, and Sione

We have been learning about Rerenga o Tama-nui-o-te-rā - the Solar System. 

Our Solar system is called The Milky Way.  

Here is a PuppetPal we made sharing all the kupu Māori for the planets.  

We hope you like it! Ngā mihi :-)


Tuesday, November 7, 2017

ThingLink about Mars - reo Māori and reo Pākeha! Nā Kaeden

We learnt about planets. I did mine in reo Pākehā and Māori. 
I hope you like it and leave a comment.  Ka Kite! :-)

Uranus - reo Pākehā- nā Mikaylah

Kia ora, ko Mikaylah tōku ingoa. This year we we have been learning how to use ThingLink. I hope that you comment on my Thinglink about Te Ao Atea. Ka kite! :-)

Mikaere's ThingLink about Mars - Reo Māori

This is my Thinglink, and I hope you enjoy it. We were learning about space and I hope you leave a comment.


ThingLink about Mars - reo Pākehā - Nā Kaley


We have been using ThingLink. We have been learning about Te Ao Atea (planets). I hope you leave a comment. Ka kite! :-)

ThngLink about Tangaroa - nā Marino

We have been learning about Te Ao Atea. I decided to make a ThingLink about Tangaroa. Tangaroa is the Māori name for Neptune. 
Please leave me some arotakenga. Ngā mihi. :-)

Mya's Thinglink about Jupiter - reo Pākehā

We have been learning about Te Ao Atea. I made a Thinglink about Jupiter. I hope you like reading my facts. Ka kite! :-)

Shaun's Thinglink about Venus - reo Pākehā

We have been learning about Te Ao Atea (the planets). I was learning about Venus. This one is in reo Pēkehā, the next one is going to be in reo Māori. 

I hope you like reading my facts. Ka kite! :-)







Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Te Huarere - The Weather

Our kaupapa last term was Te Huarere
We practised using different sentence structures to describe what the weather was like outside. 
We decided to make a poster for our classroom, and give BookCreator a break for a wee bit! 
We are proud of our mahi and hope you like it. Don't forget the feedback! 
Ngā mihi mahana ki a koutou katoa! 





Thursday, September 28, 2017

Taniwha Madness - Nā Mikaere

Kia ora koutou. I wrote a story about a taniwha during tuhi Rātaka (diary writing). I hope you like it and please leave me some feedback. Ngā mihi ki a koutou. :-)



Wednesday, September 27, 2017

The Big Walk - Nā Shaun

Kia ora My name is Shaun. Every day we do Tuhi Rātaka for about 10 minutes. This is diary writing where we can write about whatever we like. 
Here is a story I wrote about a boy who goes on a big walk to a candy house. 
It is not a happy story.
Click on the link below to read and watch.
 I hope you like it and please leave feedback.

Whaea Rovena is having a few problems uploading this pukapuka. Mō taku hē! :-(

Super Beast - Nā Marino

We do a little bit of Tuhi Rātaka in my class. Tuhi Rātaka is diary writing - we do this for 10-15 minutes every day. I chose to write a story about a boy and a wolf. I used BookCreator to put my story on the Blog. Please don't forget to leave feedback. 


Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Te Huarere - Nā Mikaylah

We have been learning all about te huarere in te reo Māori. I made a pukapuka using BookCreator. I really hope you like it and please remember to give me some arotakenga (feedback). Kia ora!  


Te Huarere - Nā Mikaere

We have been learning kupu Māori about the weather. I made a pukapuka about te huarere - the weather! I hope you like it. Please leave me some feedback. Ngā mihi. 

Friday, September 15, 2017

Wiki o te Reo Māori!

For Te Wiki o te Reo Māori we made special te Ao Māori taonga each day of the week. 

On Rāhina we made a pukapuka. 
On Rātu we made tāhei (necklaces). 
On Rāapa we made putiputi and ika from harakeke. 
On Rāpare we made magic paper to draw pikitia Māori. 
On Rāmere we made manu tukutuku (kites).

Here are some pikitia of us learning what manu tukutuku are and planning and creating our manu tukutuku. 





Here we are with all of our taonga!


We had some much fun for Te Wiki o te Reo Māori! 

Monday, September 11, 2017

Ngā Kakahu - Nā Arabella

Ānei tōku pukapuka. I made a book using BookCreator. It is about the colour clothes my whānau are wearing. I hope you like watching! Please leave some feedback! :-)


Thursday, September 7, 2017

Ngā Kakahu - Nā Mikaylah

Ānei tōku pukapuka. Here is my pukapuka about kakahu my whānau wears. I made it using BookCreator. I hope you like listening and please don't forget to leave feedback! :-)


Ngā Kakahu - Nā Mya

Ānei tōku pukapuka - Here is my book I made using BookCreator. It is about Kakahu. Don't forget to leave some feedback! Ngā mihi! :-)


Ngā Kakahu - Nā Sione

Here is my pukapuka about kakahu. I used BookCreator. I hope you like it. Please leave me some feedback!  


Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Ngā Kakahu o tōku Whānau! Nā Ada

We are learning about kakahu. I made a pukapuka using Book Creator about clothes my whānau wear. I hope you like watching it and please remember to leave feedback! :-)



Ngā Kakahu! Nā Kahurangi

We are learning about kakahu in Rūma 4. I made a little book about some people in my whānau, and the kakahu they wear. I hope you like it! Don't forget to leave some feedback! Ngā mihi :-)


Saturday, August 5, 2017

Kakahu anō!

Here's another pukapuka we made about kakahu. We really enjoyed creating this and sharing our learning with you. Don't forget the feedback! Ngā mihi nui ki a koutou. 


Pukapuka - Kakahu!

We read one of our Kaiako's son's favourite pukapuka about getting dressed. We decided to make our own pukapuka using BookCreator. We hope you like it, and please remember to leave a comment!  


Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Ngā Hīripa o Rūma Whā! He pukapuka anō!

Kia ora e te whānau! We made another pukapuka e pā ana ki tō tātou hīripa! We hope you like it. Please give us some feedback! :-) Ka kite

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Ānei ōku Hīripa! Nā Rūma whā

During hōtoke, we wear hīripa to keep our toes nice and toasty. We made a video using BookCreator about our hīripa. Mātakitaki mai! We hope you like watching, and please leave a comment! Ngā mihi :-)


Thursday, July 6, 2017

Ngā Whetū o Matariki - Nā April rāua ko James

Kia ora katoa, we made a ThingLink about the matariki stars and what they mean. We hope you like watching! Ka kite!

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Ngā Whetū o Matariki - Nā Mikaere rāua ko Merryn

In Rūma 4 we have been making ThingLinks about Matariki. This is about the 9 sisters, but we are going to show you 4 of them and what they mean. Thankyou for watching. 




Ngā whetū o Matariki - Ada and Shontelle



We have been learning about Matariki and what each whetū looks after. We used ThingLink to make a presentation about the whetū. We hope you like it!



Ngā whetū o Mātariki - Katene and Jackson

We have been learning about Matariki with our teacher. Please watch our ThingLink about the Matariki stars. 




Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Whakaari Matariki!

We made a play about how the Matariki whetū came to be. Our play is about Papatūānuku and Ranginui living close together until their children pushed them apart. Please watch our play to find out what happens! 


Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Matariki - Nā Kahu and Katene


We have been learning about Matariki. We used puppet pals to share what Matariki means to us. Ka kite Hope you enjoy our video on Matariki and please comment on our post. 😎

Matariki - Nā Kaeden, Sione and Mikaere


We used puppets pals to share what Matariki means to us. Ka kite hope you comment. 😝



Matariki Nā-April-Kaley

We used puppet pals to share what Matariki means to us.💝  Thanks for watching!

Matariki - Nā Arabella, Mikaylah and Neavah

We have been learning about Matariki. We used Puppet pals to share what Matariki means to us. Ka kite hope you enjoy our video.😀

Matariki- Nā Marino,carez,jack

We have been learning about Matariki. Ka Kite😃

Matariki - Nā Mya, Jazaky and Tama

We have been learning about Matariki. We used puppet pals to share what Matariki means to us. Ka kite hope you enjoy our video and please comment. 

Matariki- Nā DJ-TeTaonga

We used puppet pals to share what Matariki means to us. Ka kite 👅

Matariki - Nā Harmony


We have been learning about Matariki. We used puppet pals to share what Matariki means to us. Hope you enjoy my video about Matariki and I hope you can comment on my post. 

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Te Pēpehā o Shaun

Ānei te pēpehā o Shaun. He tino kaha te reo o tēnei tama, engari, he tino tere hoki! Ata kōrero e tama! We are so impressed you have learnt your pēpehā so quickly and have even added a whakatauki at the start. Ka rawe! 


Friday, June 16, 2017

Taking Flight - Nā Arabella

Here is my story I wrote using Explain Everything. It's about a boy named Tony who went on amazing adventures with his grandpa. I hope you like listening to it. :-)

Taking Flight - Nā Ada

I wrote a story about a movie I watched. It was about a boy who went on an adventure with his Grandpa. I used 'wow' words in my story. I used Explain Everything to share it with you. I hope you like it. 


Thursday, June 15, 2017

Taking Flight - Nā Mya

I went on Explain Everything to make my story. My story is about a boy called Tony who went on an adventure with his grandad. I really had fun making it. I hope you enjoy my video.  :-D



Taking Flight - Nā Sione

We wrote stories about a video we watched. It was about a boy named Tony who went on adventures with his Grandpa. We used Explain Everything to create our story. Enjoy the adventure! Ka Kite!


Taking Flight - Nā DJ

I watched a clip about a boy named Tony who went on an adventure and I wrote about it. I used Explain Everything to share my story.
Can you please watch my story. Ka kite! 


Monday, June 12, 2017

Taking Flight - Nā Jazaky

In tuhituhi we watched a video about a boy called Tony going on some adventures with his Grandpa. We pretended to be Tony and wrote a letter to our best friend telling them about our adventures. We used 'wow' words in our writing. 

I used Explain Everything to share my tuhituhi. I hope you like it!  


Taking Flight - Nā Carez

For Tuhituhi we have been using 'wow' words to make our writing more interesting for the reader. We watched a cool video about a boy who goes on adventures with his Grandpa. We pretended to be the boy and wrote about our adventures. 

I used ExplainEverything.  I hope you like my story!


Wednesday, June 7, 2017

He aha te taima, Mr Wuruhi?

WALT (Kei te ako mātou ki te): ... tell the time in reo Māori and reo Pākehā. In pāngarau we've been learning how read hour time. We can do this in English and in Māori! We like playing 'He aha te taima, Mr Wuruhi?' - What's the time, Mr Wolf? 

Today we created a movie using iMovie and a book using BookCreator to share our learning. Which one do you like best???  





Saturday, June 3, 2017

Ngā Tae me Ngā Ahua - Nā Marino and Sione

We made a presentation about ngā tae me ngā ahua (colours and shapes). We used an app called BookCreator. Tirohia, we hope you like it.


Friday, June 2, 2017

Ngā Tae me Ngā Ahua - Nā TePoho and Jack

We used BookCreator to make a book about colours and shapes in te reo Māori. We hope you like it.


Thursday, June 1, 2017

Ngā Tae me Ngā Ahua - Nā Kaley, Katene, and April

Here is our presentation we made about colours and shapes. We used Book Creator on the iPapa. Check it out, we hope you like it.


Ngā Tae me Ngā Ahua - nā Mikaylah and Jae

Here is our mahi reo Māori we made using BookCreator. We are learning about colours and shapes. Titiro! We hope you like it.




Sunday, May 28, 2017

Facts about Wai - Nā DJ, Tepoho and Jack

We made a presentation using ThingLink to share our learning about water - wai. Thanks Ricci for showing us how to use ThingLink.

Saturday, May 27, 2017

Facts about Wai - Nā Kahurangi and Carez

Check out our ThingLink about Water. The Māori word for water is Wai. We hope you like our facts. Thanks Shontelle for helping us.

Facts about Wai! Nā Shaun, and Sione

Here is our ThingLink about wai. Thank you Talia for showing us how to use ThingLink. Hope you like our facts.

Friday, May 26, 2017

More Facts about Wai - Nā Jazaky, Jae, and Ada

We have been learning out wai in Pūtaiao. We made a ThingLink to share our learning and Anahera helped us. Check it out!

Facts about Wai! Nā April, Nevaeh, and Mikaylah


Check out our ThingLink we made about water - wai. Merryn helped us learn how to use the app. We hope you like it!





Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Facts about Wai - Nā Katene and Kaeden


Jackson helped us make a ThingLink about water. Hope you enjoy our ThingLink.





Facts about wai - Nā Marino, Mikaere, and Kaley.

In pūtaiao we've been learning about wai. I hope you enjoy our ThingLink.
Thanks to Shontae for being an awesome Tuakana.