Welcome to Term 3 week 5 2011 we have new stuff going on this week, we have a new literary quote. Good children's literary "Appeals not only to the child in the adult, but to the adult in the child" Anonymous.
We have the "word of the week" which is "Turncoat", do you know what that means?
During term 2 a group of children worked with Mrs Kerr in Options One. They selected an author and studied him or her and their writing. They then presented their work as movies. Here are some of their work:
Our teacher is Mrs MacIntosh and this term she is teaching us Literary quotes. An example already this term is from (the book) 'Harry Potter the Chamber of Secrets' P. 333 when Dumbledore says ''It is our choices Harry, that shows what we truly are far more than our abilities''
is now on in the Library after school each Tuesday afternoon. Last week (week one) was our first session with 12 students turning up keen to compete with each other. Next week out top 8 students from the Havelock North Exchange are competing in the Take Note Wairarapa Chess Tournament at Carterton Primary. Then on Tuesday the 17th August Ben, Raven and Jacob are travelling to Pahiatua for that competition!!!