Friday, 21 June 2013

Hands on Home Work.

This weeks Hands on Home work task was to create a video using video star. Check out mine!

Friday, 14 June 2013

Matariki Day

Matariki Day

Today at Russell Street School we celebrated Matariki Day! What did we do? Well Seed to table made the whole school soup, the Kapa Haka group put on a concert and we unveiled the Pou outside the main office! 
It was an awesome day and special thanks must go out to Nic, Rosie and Joy for all their great organization!

Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Production Practice

Yesterday we had our first Production practice we are are dancing to the song jump, from the movie love acutely. Check out this video!

Tuesday, 11 June 2013



READING SAMPLE (Copy and Paste onto your Blog)

WALT: To read with fluency and expression

SUCCESS CRITERIA: To be successful we need to...

- Read at a steady pace, not too fast and not to slow

- Read each sentence with accuracy, not making too many mistakes

- Use good phrasing, paying attention to punctuation and sentence structure

- Change my voice to show feeling or to sound like different characters

SELF ASSESSMENT: Did you achieve the WALT? Explain why?
I think I did alright but I read to fast and made a few mistakes. I did read with expression though.

Friday, 7 June 2013

Visiting Mascots

Look who arrived in the mail! It’s Morningside School’s Mascot’s Tatty Teddy and Nutmeg!
Morningside school from Whangarei are our e-mail buddies and we are taking part in a mascot exchange with them. They are currently hosting our mascots ‘The Snail and the Whale’.
So far we have been showing them around our school and each night they have been going home with a different student.
Thanks Morningside School for sending them to us, we can’t wait to show them all around Palmerston North.
Check out the photos!

Hands on home work

This weeks hands on home work task was to measure the perimeter our bed room! It turned out that my bedroom measured 26 perimeters. Check out this video.

Thursday, 6 June 2013


We are learning about measurement  at the moment. Today we had to go around the school & measure things with the meter ruler. Some things that we measured were not quite a meter. Check out the photos!

Wednesday, 5 June 2013


This week for Topic we have been making hamburgers. Check  out mine!