Thursday, September 13, 2018

Te Wiki o Te Reo Maori

This week was Te Wiki o Te Reo Maori (Maori Language Week). Students in Room 2 have been working on posters showing learning of Maori words and phrases. Here are a couple of great examples:

By Jonathan Mar and Rohan Kumar

By Nikhil Prasad

Wednesday, September 5, 2018

Paper mache chameleons

The following video shows the effort which went into Room 2's chameleons. They took a LOT of careful layering and painting:


Saturday, September 1, 2018

Hip Hop Term 2

Last term, Halsey Drive School did hip hop dancing as part of our Kiwisport program. Here's a short video of Room 2's highlights. Enjoy :)

Thursday, August 16, 2018


Over the last few weeks, Room 2 has been working hard on our speeches. We're taking time to craft our arguments carefully, beginning with our planning on a hamburger model. The two hamburger models below were completed by Gabrielle and Prisha (respectively):

Maths learning: Explain Everything

Last week, we started a new unit for maths: 'Measurement'. Here's a summary video of what we covered in class, created by Alisha and Rachita.

Friday, August 10, 2018

Money Matters

Room 2 has been busy learning about money. Last week, we took a closer look at New Zealand banknotes. We discussed banknote values, what is recorded on them and why, then students had the opportunity to create their own unique banknotes! Here's a snapshot of our learning:

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Room 21 transformation to Room 2!

In Week 1, Room 21 moved into Room 2. We're now well settled into our newly renovated classroom! Please pop in for a closer look.

Room 21:

Room 2: