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Waffle Wednesday and Thirsty Thursday!

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We used the knowledge we gained from learning about weight and capacity to follow a recipe to make waffles and orange juice. We needed to be accurate with our measuring so that the recipes worked out. 
They were delicious!!



Volcano Art

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When it was the sound of the week for the letter Vv, Kowhai team made some amazing volcanos for art.  Come and see them in the playroom. 




Maths - Weight

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Kowhai team have been working on the concept of weight for Maths. We have learnt about heavy, light and balanced.



Frosty Morning!

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Near the end of Term 2 we had a very crisp, frosty morning.  Kowhai team wrote some poems about the frost. Come and see them on display at school.  Here are a few of the poems. 



Domino Maths

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We used dominoes for Maths. Here are some of the activities we used them for.







Fire Poems!

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As part of our Firewise programme we wrote some descriptive poems about fire. Come into Kowhai Iti team and see our fiery poems. 

Here are a few of them.



Strike!

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The PTA kindly paid for a percussion performance group called Strike to visit Winchester School last week.   This instrument is called a Marimba. Murray used it to play a rainstorm song. Very apt for the Manawatu!

 They made music with flames.

The drums were very loud and exciting.

Kowhai Iti team wrote some stories about Strike and we made a card to give to the PTA to say thank you. 
Here are some of our stories.



Making our Hats

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The Kowhai team had great fun learning to sew hats. We had many parents, grandparents and friends that came to help us in the hall. A huge thanks to everyone for their efforts and patience - we couldn't have achieved our wonderful hats without all the help.

















Peter Rabbit Dance

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Hokowhitu Kindergarten Visit

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Kowhai Team polar fleece hats.

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Kowhai Team Cross Country Races.

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