Thursday, 19 October 2017

Happy Niuean Language Week!!

Fakalofa lahi atu to one and all! What a great way to start Term 4, 2017!

R10 have had a great week trying to learn the Takalo (video attached), the Niuean national anthem, and Kua ofania au (Jesus loves me). Thank you to Matua Isacc, Mr B, and Whaea Lei and the Niuean group for organizing this fantastic week!

Tuesday, 1 August 2017

Challenge No 1 - CI language Week

                                                Kia orana from Arcadia and Lia (Room 10)

Happy Cook Island Language Week!!!

Whaeas Erica, Naomi, Ngatere, Matua Vae and our wonderful Cook Island parents have prepared a great week for us. Photos will follow but first of all take a look at our video Challenge Number 1. Using the Cook Island Language in simple conversation...

Friday, 16 June 2017

Feed the Need - Food time!!

Thank you to the lovely folk at "Feed the Need" who provide beautiful hot meals to our children twice a week for the next couple of weeks. Such an awesome, generous gesture by awesome, generous people - thank you so much from Rongomai and R10

The boys enjoy butternut and bacon soup with bread rolls - delicious!!

The girls love it too!!!

Sariyah, Taufa, and 'Isikeli enjoy Whaea Lei's version of  "Feed the Need"
(Shortbread and Milk - thank you Fonterra!!)

Shortbread with Jam - honestly there is learning in this - oral language
(talking about a process)

Jason and Ahurani about to munch down!!

Monday, 5 June 2017

Samoan Language Week 2017

Thank you to Matua Lui and Whaea Alleena for organising our  awesome Samoan Language Week 2017!!! Come tommorrow (6/06/17) at 12pm to see our items and some of our arts and crafts put together during the week.  Fa'amanuia le Atua (God bless). From Room 10. 

Matua Hazze and Whaea Lei explaining the process of getting the tatau (Samoan tattoo).

Tariau, Vulikati, Arcadia, Benjamin, and Nikita decorating their pale (Samoan headpiece).

Tariau and Chris helping to decorate Room 10's ie lavalava.

Benjamin, Arcadia and Zaijohn's turn to help out with the ie lavalava. Our Samoan word to learn was "Agalelei" which means kindness.

What's Samoan Language Week without panikeke? Thanks Whaea Lei! Our expert Samoan Cuisine Queen
Our finished ie lavalava held by Tariau and Sariyah. Come and see it in person at our assembly (12pm on Tuesday 06/06/17) 


Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Welcome to Room 10 - 2017

Talofa everybody!

Matua Altar here coming from a new room in 2017 - Room 10. I am in the Junior Syndicate now with Year 2/3 students. Glad to see new faces in the class along with a few old ones!

Reminders:  - We start school at 8.45am - please be on time!

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                     - In term 1 we wear hats - keep yourself sunsmart!

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                     - We are going to Polyfest on March 16th (Junior School) - more details to come!

Room 10's going to have a great year!!!!