Tuesday, 16 August 2016
Tamaki Primary took part in Sommerville School's Olympic Ceremony. We dressed up in Jamaica's flag colours and marched through the atrium where we sang the national anthem, passed the torch and opened the games. We played heaps of fun games like javelin, discus, soccer, shot put and Hockey.
Monday, 15 August 2016
Today we went swimming with Helen our swimming instructor. She has begun taking each student for 1:1 sessions in the big swimming pool. Haylen has been reluctant to put his head in the water and is now confident enough to submerge his head under the water. Today he went under the water , floated with a pool noodle and explored the water sprinklers for the first time. We are so proud of your success Haylen!
Tuesday, 9 August 2016
Last week was Cook Island Language Week which Tamaki Primary celebrated by making costumes at Te Oro. The helpers at Te Oro showed us how to make head pieces using feathers and plastic flowers. We really liked the live music that was playing too. Dont we look good in our special hats we made?
This term we are celebrating individuality and what makes us all different and unique. We made self-portraits using. First we looked in a mi...