Cascade Kauri today was brilliant

Team Kotahitanga students visited Cascade Kauri today as part of their inquiry learning. It was a brilliant trip. Matua Riki and Jason showed students how Maori used the forest for various reasons. We examined a number of native trees and what they are used for. Matua Riki generated fire the way it was done long ago. Students were really amazed with this. They were also surprised to see massive Kauri and Totara trees. We had a long distance walk to explore the forest.

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A day of drama!

Talofa lava!

Who likes a bit of drama in their lives?  Students in Lumana’i Manuia do!

Today Everyday Theatre came to run a drama programme for our tamariki to talk about issues around family relationships, family violence, neglect and abuse. A fictional family was used where the students drew from their own experiences to help our fictional family.

We were involved in a range of drama activities including freeze frames, hot seating and thought buttons.  What an awesome day it was!

 

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A day of drama!

Talofa lava!

Who likes a bit of drama in their lives?  Students in Lumana’i Manuia do!

Today Everyday Theatre came to run a drama programme for our tamariki to talk about issues around family relationships, family violence, neglect and abuse. A fictional family was used where the students drew from their own experiences to help our fictional family.

We were involved in a range of drama activities including freeze frames, hot seating and thought buttons.  What an awesome day it was!

 

 

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