Wednesday, 31 August 2016

The Block

Our Mass presentation for term 3, 'The Block-St Joseph's' looking at what team will count the cost!

Tuesday, 30 August 2016

Confirmed in the Spirit Paintings

Our finished paintings have been laminated and are on the wall. We explored different scriptures which tells us who God says we are- we are loved, chosen, special and all have a unique future ahead of us.
We have explored many painting techniques including under painting, over painting, dry brushing, sponge work, warm and cool colours, mixing/blending colours and more

Monday, 22 August 2016

Mini Olympics

Have a look at our mini olympics day which was organised and run by the amazing year 8's. We had a great day and everyone showed great sportsmanship!

Wednesday, 17 August 2016

Hannes' Homework

A great creative cheer for our country! Go New Zealand and Go Hannes! 

Sunday, 14 August 2016

Morgan's Homework

For Morgan's olympic homework, he created a T-Shirt banner. Campbell modelled it for us on Friday- Well done Morgan on an excellent project, New Zealanders would love to wear this to support our country!

Baxter's Homework

Valerie Adams... Our favourite shot put athlete!
This is Baxter's Olympic chant...

Thursday, 11 August 2016


We Survived X-Country! We all finished and are SO proud of our efforts! These photos were taken just before our big race!

Confirmed in The Spirit Art

Our art project is well under way and the paintings are starting to take shape. We learned about the concepts of light and dark, over and under painting, mixing colours, blending and was able to so some sponge work at the end. We have created our own beaches where we will include our foot prints and a scripture which focuses on how we are Confirmed by God and the Holy Spirit. He gives us our identity. We can't wait to complete this and start our next project! 

Children Like Us...

 Our Mission for this term is to complete a Novel study and a Country Study with a range of tasks by the end of the year! We are working hard and are learning a lot about Education, Food, Water and Gender Equality in different countries

Wednesday, 10 August 2016

Waitaki Clued Up Kids

We had an amazing afternoon learning about how to keep ourselves safe in a range of situations. Thank-you to all those who contributed the afternoon, we had a lot of fun! 
Have a look at what we did....

Max's Homework

With our focus being on the Olympics we have looked at a range of activities. This is Max's homework- he has created a fabulous chant to support our country!