Thursday, 30 July 2015

Puppet Show

 Sophie from Room 1 inspired the construction of a puppet show booth at lunchtime today ...

....a crowd gathers....

... the show begins ....

Briarley-Jean from Rm 14 has a turn
Have you seen our new Puppet Planet 
book by John Kennedy?

Monday, 27 July 2015

Book Club fun

Khortny with her completed worksheet, "My Favourite Animal Story"
Have you read any books about animals lately ?

Celebrating Maori Language Week in the library

New entrants, Aylah and Cassidy, choose their favourite books 

Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori – Māori Language Week has been celebrated in New Zealand since 1975.  2015 marks the 40th anniversary of Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori. 

The theme this year is - Whangaihia te reo Māori ki ngā Mātua - Nurture the language in parents so that it may grow
Have you read the bilingual books about Pukunui by James Waerea?
Come into the library and read these, we thoroughly recommend them!

Thursday, 23 July 2015

Author/Illustrator of the month - Robyn Kahukiwa

Read one of these books and complete a Book Review to be in to win this term's competition
Kiwa from Room 1 checks out the books written and illustrated by Robyn Kahukiwa

Wednesday, 22 July 2015

Lunchtime fun

Catherine & Leigh building with blocks
Kaali & Kitiana checking blogs

Jessica & Lucas

Emily-Rose & Paru begin a puzzle...
Emily-Rose & Paru complete their puzzle!

Ariel, Tamlea & Lucy with their Dr Seuss puzzle
Ashan shows Mum his computer skills

Blaine, Jack & Joshua doing artwork

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

Super hero's & Super kids

Dyzire of Room 7 chooses a super hero book to have issued
Have you read any of these books?
Check out our 2 new Super Hero Books featuring Bumble Bee Boy and Super Jonny

Monday, 20 July 2015

Siblings in the Library

Welcome back to school and the start of Term 3 in the Library

Did you do some reading during the holidays?

Today, Maria and Kevin popped into the library at lunchtime to choose some more books 

Zarneo and Arty return the books they read over the holidays and have some new books issued by
Student Librarians, Khortny and Laquisha

Friday, 3 July 2015

Room 11 & Chocolate Fish!

Room 11 students today enjoyed a chocolate fish while listening to a story. 
They were the first class to clear their Overdue Book list for the end of term.
Well done in being the Community Kind in managing your school library books Room 11!
Ms B reads Room 11 a story

Winner of "Guess the Cosy Corner" Competition

Congratulations!!! Grace of Room 3 is our winner
Grace's  astute observation of which Reading Corner belonged in which room around the school won her some movie tickets to go and see a movie with a friend these holidays
Well Done Grace !

Thursday, 2 July 2015

Meet some of our Super Kids

 A Super Kid is one who is kind, caring and helpful, and of course the "learning kind"
Super Kids get to wear a special Super Cape for the day
Next term watch out in the library for a display coming on all of our Super Hero books.................

Super Kid - Lucy
Super Kid - Jasmine

Super Kid - Isabella
Super Kid - Nikora

Wednesday, 1 July 2015

Term 2 Book Review winners

Congratulations Ihapera and Zac! 

Every term, students can submit Book Reviews on a title by an Author of the Month.
This term we featured the works of:
Emily Rodda and Anthony Browne

Come into the library and check out Ihapera
and Zac's winning Book Reviews 

Have you read a book from these Authors?