Category Archives: Discoverers

Poi with Whaea Kim

Whaea Kim has been doing Kapahaka with us all year and it is the best fun.  We have been learning how to use poi and here is a wee video of us doing a song for you. Whaea Kim and Mrs Flowerday think we are pretty good! What do you think? Poi

Ice Skating at Waerenga

ICE SKATING …… how lucky are we to have had the chance to experience ice skating in our very own wee country town!   Our lovely PTA organised the Ice Skate Tour to come to Waerenga so we could all have the opportunity to experience ice skating.  We popped along during the day for lessons […]

Teddy Bear’s Picnic

What better way to celebrate Friday than having a Teddy Bear’s Picnic! Everyone brought in their favourite cuddly toy (which didn’t have to be a ‘bear’) and joined in the fun. The toys even joined in with our music and movement session and each toy was beautifully introduced to the class.  We could definitely see […]

Netball with the Ngatea Ladies

We were lucky enough to have some ladies come from Ngatea today to teach us some netball skills and show us the new 5 aside game.  We are all such great netballers with awesome skills.  We were even told that great basketball players sometimes start out with netball – using some similar skills.


What a great week it was having come to our school.  Everyone loves him and he is so much fun.  While was with us we learnt all about REDUCING,  REUSING and RECYCLING.  We learned how we can reduce our rubbish by reusing and recycling things. First of all we looked at’s rubbish.  Some […]

Music and Movement

In the Discoverers Room we LOVE our music and movement sessions each day.  It’s a great warm up for the day and everybody gets involved.  Here are some pictures of us “moving” around and having “fun”.         We also do music in our Kapahaka lessons with Whaea Kim on Fridays.  In this […]


Hi, Welcome to the Discoverers Room for 2017.  We are looking forward to a fun year and are all geared up ready for learning. Things have been pretty busy for us already this term.  We all participated in our first triathlon which everyone absolutely loved.  We have also just had our swimming expo where we […]