Friday, 30 June 2017

R.E this week

We have been talking about what we are committed to in different aspects of our lives.

Thursday, 22 June 2017

Planting at Cape Wanbrow

On Wednesday we had Mike from the Council come in to talk to the head students and the class about us planting at the Cape. We learnt a lot about native trees and about Mike's job.

Cross Country Training

We have started our cross country training this week. It is great to see so many of the children really pushing themselves in this training.

Saturday, 17 June 2017

Intermediate Reward

We had a great trip on Friday to Catseye point to explore the rocky shore. Thank you to our parent helpers.

Quad Tournament

On Wednesday some children from year 7 and 8 represented St Joseph's at the quad tournament in Dunedin. They played really well and it was a great day.


For the last couple of weeks we have been looking at electricity in science.

Thursday, 8 June 2017

Where in the world is Miss Tangney?

This country is known for its blue and white buildings like this. Which Country is this?
How do you say hello in this country?
What are some common foods in this country?

Country Clash

Thank you to the house captains who organised a fantastic day on Wednesday this week. We all had a lot of fun playing the different games in our Country colours.

Thursday, 1 June 2017

Earthquake safe buildings

To finish off our science on extreme weather we made earthquake safe buildings from cardboard, marshmellows and toothpicks.