Monday, 27 July 2015

Animal Sort: Pets and Wild Animals

As part of our inquiry into pets last week, we sorted animals into two categories: pets and wild animals. We talked about how these animals were different and came up with interesting questions to pursue this week.....


Wednesday, 22 July 2015

Patterning in Maths

Welcome back to Rata! I hope everyone had a restful and fun holiday.


Today we did a bit of work with patterns by copying peg-board cards and noticing details about colours and spaces. Here are some photos of what we came up with:










Wednesday, 1 July 2015

Ukulele Concert

Yesterday all the school was invited to watch our ukulele band perform! They played Hound Dog, Don't Worry, Be Happy, Price Tag, Iko Iko and God Defend New Zealand. Here are some photos from the show (this video won't play on iPads or iPhones):


Ukulele Concert on PhotoPeach
We've also been working hard to get ready for assembly! See you Thursday to share our work!