Thursday, March 15, 2012


After having STRIKE come to visit a few weeks ago, Room 23 decided to make up their own version. Very creative for only 40 minutes work!

Friday, March 9, 2012

Technicraft Action

We have been having a great time at Technicraft over the past few weeks. Last week our Ukulele group visited Eastbourne Barnardos to preform.

Monday, March 5, 2012

Spelling Homework Term 1 Week 5

Carefully examine the image below. There are over 150 objects that start with the letter 'o'. How many can you find and spell correctly??

Saturday, March 3, 2012

Our Story of Parihaka

Last week Room 23 starting studying the story of Parihaka. This is a significant story in New Zealand History. We started by listening to the 'Song of Parihaka' by Tim Finn. We used the lyrics to brainstorm some ideas on what happened in Parihaka. We then worked together to summarise the story of Parihaka from This was not an easy task as it is a very sophisticated text with some really tricky words!! Below is our version of the story. Tell us what you think? R23 Story of Parihaka