Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Participating and Contributing - Athletics Day

Athletics Day gives the B4 children a great opportunity to display the Key Competencies of 
Participating and Contributing.
Mrs. McK was lucky enough to be with the Yr 3s as they went to each of the events.
It was wonderful to see the children competing well, and supporting each other.

What is your favourite athletic event?

Monday, February 27, 2017

Hello to Our Quad-Blogging Buddies

This year we are going to be quad-blogging with three other classes in New Zealand.

Hello to ...

Quad-blogging was an idea originally developed by 
Deputy Mitchell in England, 
as a way for four classes to connect via their class blogs.

Over the years, the children who have been in B4 have 

We are looking forward to meeting our 2017 friends and sharing some learning together!

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Kiwiana Pictures

During our first week back at school, the children made artworks with Mrs. W, to enter into the local A and P Show. 
(A and P means Agricultural and Pastoral).

They based their artworks on Kiwiana - items that relate to our unique culture and heritage in New Zealand.

1st place - Hokey Pokey and other flavour icecream

2nd place - spiral design

3rd place - sheep



spiral design

tomato sauce bottle



a sheep and a kiwi



spiral design

kiwi fruit

chocolate cake

NZ style flag


What are some items that reflect your culture and heritage?