Last week, Room 15 explored how different materials burn different colours. We also played around with 'homemade lava lamps' again by working with density.
Last week, Room 15 explored how different materials burn different colours. We also played around with 'homemade lava lamps' again b...
Tuesday, 22 May 2018
Monday, 14 May 2018
Today, room 15 had a go at making rainbow milk using milk and detergent. We learned all about how detergent and dishwashing liquids loosen up and eat through fats in the milk to spread the colours. We tested both slim and full milk to test the different reactions. Check out some of the reactions we got!
Wednesday, 9 May 2018
Each Tuesday and Thursday afternoon the Kereru syndicate join together to sing waiata. The singing of waiata supports the teaching and learning of te reo Māori. This week we have been learning A haka ma and AEIOU, the actions too!
A haka ma
Song with words - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9081U86Ylf4
Song with words - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=arDuWZyXN2M
Song with actions - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7mA--uVgwI
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Tuesday, 8 May 2018
Yesterday morning we had visit from Inge De Leeuw, the Community Fundraising Coordinator in the Wellington/Wairarapa region for the New Zealand Red Cross. She came to talk to the Kereru syndicate about the 'Red Cross Journey'.
The Red Cross Journey is an online fundraising event. From 8th May, every step our class takes during a normal day will be counted towards our target. Here is a link to Room 15s fundraising page:
For more information you can visit the Red Cross Journey website:
We had a visit from Jocelyn Turnbull, Cameron John's Mum, on Monday. Jocelyn works as a Radio Carbon Science Leader at GNS Science. She came to share some fascinating stuff about dry ice and liquid nitrogen. It was cool!...excuse the pun.
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The Kereru syndicate went for an awesome walk to the Wahine memorial today to launch us into our hands of time inquiry. Thanks a lot for all...
This afternoon room 15 faced off against room 16 in a game of Danish Rounders. Both teams played awesome, and next time it might even be a ...