29 October 2015


Yesterday, we had pet had at Halcombe School. I was an awesome day! The animals were super cute and MOST were really well behaved! We really enjoyed looking around at everyone's animals and watching the country kid challenge. The sausages for lunch were even pretty yummy, too! Great day had by all :)

Here are some photos of some of room 4's wonderful pets!

27 October 2015

Cross Counrty

What a day!! The rain stopped just in time and out came the sun, just long enough for our annual cross country! We all trained really hard and it sure sure paid off!!! Congratulations to everyone who took part and did their best! Also, a big congratulations to those students who achieved Top 5 placings and are going to represent our school at the Hunterville Cross Country this Friday.
I am so proud of you all Room 4!! Check out the awesome snaps I got from the creek!

21 October 2015

Cross Country Practice

Yesterday we did a practice run of the cross country over at the farm!! We are all training really hard and trying our best!!! The hills and the creek were a little different to our training so far but we are enjoyed the new challenge.


On Friday, lots of us had a really awesome time at the disco!! We did lots of crazy, cool dancing, played games, lit ourselves up with glow sticks, ate yummy chocolate and lollies and totally enjoyed the evening!! Awesome time had by all!! Thanks to the student council and Miss Simpson for your great organisation!!! Now check out our pics!

15 October 2015


On Monday we started our social studies unit - New Zealand Endangered animals. Collaboratively and in groups we used an alphabetical brainstorming tool to explore and share what we already know. Here's how we displayed it! 

14 October 2015

Cross Country is looming!!

We are well under way with our cross country training. Room 4 have set goals and are working hard and pushing themselves to meet their goals. 

We need to make sure we remember our training gear every day.... 

  • Shorts
  • T-Shirt 
  • Running shoes
  • Drink bottle
Kids please make sure you remember!!!!


Pet day Exhibits

This year, as part of pet day, room 4 exhibits are:
·        Miniature farms
·        Rustic fruit photography

Please bring to school:
  •       3-5 pieces of fruit or vegetables or both on TUESDAY 20TH OCTOBER
  •       A meat dish or something of similar size for your farm to be made in. Silver disposable roasting dishes are fine (if you cannot bring any of these please let me know Before the due date) Bring to school by FRIDAY 23RD OCTOBER
  •     A selection of items to make your farm with. Bring to school by FRIDAY 23RD OCTOBER

Kids if you have any questions please ask as soon as you think of them!
Parents, any queries please feel free to give me a call at school.

I am really looking forward to seeing room 4’s wonderful creations.


You all did such an amazing job room 4!! Our item came together so well and looked great!! Very proud of you guys!!! Ka Pai :)