We're back for Term 4!! This is the last term but it is going to be a busy one. Some dates:
Weekly swimming starts Thurs 15 Oct
Teacher Only Day (Porou Ariki Wananga) - Fri 23 Oct
Labour Day (no school) - Mon 26 Oct
NPEC Athletics - Fri 30 Oct
Turanganui-a-Kiwa Kapa Haka Festival - Thurs 19 Nov
Life Education truck - Thurs and Fri 10 & 11 Dec
Last day of school - Thurs 17 Dec
We will be full-on with learning through exploring, creating, discussing, questioning and inquiring (while having fun!), but we are ready for it! Are you whānau?
With the athletics at Tolaga Bay Area School fast approaching, below are some clips with tips for the different field events. Click on the pictures to take you through so you can practice WITH your tamaiti - go on, give it a go whānau!
Week 2 - Thursday Haerenga
We're off exploring again, heading next to the Tairawhiti Whare Taonga (Museum) to learn about the pou exhibition, Tā Derek was involved with, to commemorate the 28th Māori Battalion C Company.
Then it's off to the pools again.....
Click on the button (picture) to access that learning area.
Athletics Training - tips in clips
Here are the different field events for the upcoming athletics (30 October).
Click on the picture to see some clips on training and techniques.
Zui's are DONE!
Get Your Bake On!!!
What yummy treats can be made with the delicious seasonal fruits coming out? Show us all on Flipgrid!!
Waiata with Koka Nikita
Practice these waiata with Koka Nikita and the Whanarere tamariki. Isn't it great that when a mistake was made they just kept on going - ka rawe tamariki ma!! Whangara learners never give up!
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