Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Popcorn with Ciarstyn

We had lots of fun making popcorn with Ciarstyn today.

Popcorn making on PhotoPeach

Thursday, October 31, 2013

Science Experiments in Room 5

Look at what we have been doing in Room 5 for Science. Ask your children what we have found out. 

How to make a Lava Lamp by Sam

     To make a Lava Lamp
1.   Fill a clear glass about ¾ full of water
    2. Add about 5 drops of red food colouring
    3. Slowly pour ¼ cup of vegetable oil into glass
    4. Sprinkle 1 teasp of salt on top of oil
    5. Watch the blobs of lava move up and down the glass
    6. Repeat with salt to keep effect going

Science News

Ryah found some leaf skeletons when she went for a walk in the weekend.

Monday, October 28, 2013

Here are our lovely gardens that we made with John at the Art Gallery.

Our Lovely Gardens on PhotoPeach

Our Art Gallery Visit

We had a lot of fun at the Art Gallery with John showing us around and then creating our own amazing gardens. A big "Thank you" to the adults who came with us.

Our Art Gallery Trip on PhotoPeach

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Blowing Bubbles

Regan showed us how to blow bubbles and then catch them.


Cricket on PhotoPeach

Sunday, September 22, 2013

Room 2 Assembly

Thank you to all of you who managed to come to our Assembly, it was great to see so many people there. Thank you to Eric our microphone helper.

Room 2 Assembly on PhotoPeach

Room 2 Assembly on PhotoPeach

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

The Green Haired Monster and Facts about Horses

Jacob explained how he made a green haired monster and Rylee told us lots of facts about horses.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Ryah's daffodils

Ryah showed us some daffodils that had been sitting in coloured water. What food colouring do you think she used??

Olivia showed us two very interesting pages in her book. One about camouflage and the other about dams.

Monday, September 9, 2013

A huhu grub

Sam showed us where a huhu grub likes to live.

Millie and Sam

Millie told us facts about Spring.

 Sam put a skewer through a balloon and it didn't pop (at least not straight away!) Can you guess how he did it??

Science News

Olly showed us how marshmellows and spagetti can hold over 20 blocks!!!

Sunday, September 1, 2013

We loved dressing up in Blue and Gold in support of Otago!!

Go Otago on PhotoPeach

Monday, August 26, 2013

Science news this week

Ella showed us some paper with an invisible message on it but we worked out how to read it.

Ciarstyn showed us how to easily poke a straw into a potato. What is the trick I wonder??

Harrison challenged Jacob to pull a wishbone.

Our Marae Trip

Our Marae Trip on PhotoPeach

Saturday, August 24, 2013

The Kahurangi Group

We had a great time being entertained by The Kahurangi Group from Hastings. 
The Kahurangi Group on PhotoPeach

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

Science News

Sam has planted some sunflower seeds that we are going to look after.
Millie told us alot of facts about cats.
Olly showed us how to make a butterfly fly using a magnet.

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Making Wraps with Mrs Dykes

On Friday Room 2 turned into a Masterchef kitchen with wrap making with Mrs Dykes.

Wraps with Mrs Dykes on PhotoPeach

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Keep Dunedin Beautiful

We had a great show yesterday about Reducing, Reusing and Recycling. Some things to remember....
Reduce- Always be right and turn off the light.
Reuse- You'll never loose if you reuse.
Recycle- Put it in the bin recycle and win.

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Oak's sandwich

Oak showed us what happens to a sandwich if you leave it for two months. The face says it all!