Assembly Awards 16.06.17

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Assembly Awards 16.06.17

Assembly Awards 16.06.17

Waimeha:    

  • Elliot - Fantastic ideas and works hard to complete tasks.         
  • Cyrus - Works hard to complete tasks and is helpful & polite.

Moutere:    

  • Charlie- Adding lots of details to his writing and a great portfolio.         
  • Kieran- Fantastic reading with confident expression.

Kahurangi:    

  • Samara - Using great descriptive language in her writing.         
  • Austin- Working really hard on his independent research- animal report!  

Whakatu:     

  • Kieran-Working hard and making huge progress in reading.         
  • Luka-Making great choices at play, being the best version of himself.  

Moturoa:    

  • Willow- Ongoing quest to reach higher standards in all areas.         
  • Lily H - Taking ownership of her own learning, especially in mathematics.

Maungatapu:    

  • Yannick - Picking environments to help push your learning         
  • Summer – Increasing the pace of her learning.

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Literacy Quiz

Literacy Quiz

Congratulations To:  Ava Knowles, Jenele Saunders, Lana Clark and Erica Batchelor who took part in the Tasman Schools Literacy Quiz today at the Tasman District Library.

Matariki

Matariki

On Tuesday 4th July we will be having a bit of a gathering at breakfast time to celebrate Matariki. Matariki is the Māori name for the star cluster known as the Pleiades.

GROWTH Awards 12.06.17

GROWTH Awards 12.06.17

GROWTH Awards 12.06.17

Waimeha:    

  • Leah-  Being able to manage her own belongings!         
  • Hannah- Always in the right place at the right time!

Moutere:    

  • Kyle-  Showing respect in class by using great manners!         
  • Blaire Showing respect in class by using great manners!

Kahurangi:    

  • Alaula - Working hard on her research about the human body.         
  • Awatea - Working hard during reading to clarify understanding!  

Whakatu:     

  • Charlie-Being organised and aware of where he is going in his learning!         
  • Isaac- Working hard and having resilience in building his portfolio!  

Moturoa:    

  • Kieran- Thinking about his studies long after class has ended!         
  • Delta- Great resilience in cross country running!

Maungatapu:    

  • Josh - Working hard to develop creativity in literacy and art!         
  • Stefan - Working hard to be creative and accurate in art!

Cash for the Coastguard

Cash for the Coastguard

Cash for the Coastguard Kahurangi class needs your help to raise money for The Nelson Coastguard Last week someone stole equipment from the Nelson Coastguards boat.

Waimea South Zone Cross Country

Waimea South Zone Cross Country

Appleby School students enjoyed outstanding success at the Waimea South Zone Cross Country Championships at Rabbit Island yesterday.

Disco

Disco

Disco- Thursday 29th June in the school hall, 6:30-8pm.

Cross Country Results

Cross Country Results

Thank you to everyone who helped out and supported the students at the school Cross Country eventat Rabbit Island on Tuesday. We got lucky with the weather and it was fantastic to see the resilience on show as the children battled their way through the sandy terrain.

Assembly Awards 02.06.17

Assembly Awards 02.06.17

Assembly Awards 02.06.17

 Waimeha:              

  • Isabella-  Always works conscientiously and produces quality work!
  • Noah- Produces quality work in all areas!

Moutere:                

  • Arlia-  For being a great friend to others and producing quality work!
  • Isabella- Using punctuation consistently, including commas!

Kahurangi:             

  • Seth- Amazing research about the human skeleton!
  • Louella - Great descriptive character writing!

Whakatu:               

  • Lillian- Working hard at understanding how to multiply numbers!
  • Evie- Being kind, thoughtful and putting others first!

Moturoa:                

  • Ben- Showing courage to push himself to achieve higher personal goals!
  • Kate- Boundless enthusiasm and energy!

Maungatapu:        

  • Tommi - Great reading gains through fierce focus!
  • Ilza - Aiming for excellence in art!

Box of Balls

Box of Balls

A huge thank you to Lisa and Tim Rutledge of Moutere Motors in conjunction with Tyre and Wheel Ltd and BKT Tyres for donating a huge box of rugby and soccer balls to Appleby School.

From The Classroom

From The Classroom

In Whakatu class they have been writing stories that have characters who have to deal with a bullying situation.

GROWTH Awards 23.05.17

GROWTH Awards 23.05.17

GROWTH Awards 23.05.17

 

Waimeha:              

  • Jade-  Managing her own belongings, being in the right place at the right time
  • Jackson- Managing his stuff and being well organized!

Moutere:                

  • Lucas-  Showing respect by having great manners and being a good friend!
  • Archie- Working hard, especially at reading, becoming fluent and confident!

Kahurangi:             

  • Antonio -  Leading the class and singing a solo at assembly.
  • Louella – Always ready to learn!

Whakatu:               

  • Lily K- Always organized and ready to learn!
  • Oliver- In the right place at the right time with what he needs!

Moturoa:                

  • Joshua- Getting involved in all things Appleby!
  • Lily H- Consistently thinking carefully about her learning.

Maungatapu:        

  • Jenele- Showing great resilience at cross country training.
  • Xanthe- Applying great thinking skills in writing!

Assembly Awards 12.05.17

Assembly Awards 12.05.17

Assembly Awards 12.05.17

Waimeha:

  • Regan-  Asking great questions and sharing her ideas confidently!
  • Emily-Jane- Awesome effort with reading and writing! 

Moutere:                

  • Blaire-  Lots of creative ideas and details in writing
  • Keron- Great effort in telling time

Kahurangi:             

  • James -  Great planning and then creating of a flying machine!
  • Mckenzie – Fantastic enthusiasm for writing!

Whakatu:               

  • Kieran- Creative and critical thinking in designing & making a flying machine.                             Gideon- Impressive Da Vinci inspired writing

Moturoa:                

  • Tyler- Consistently displaying exemplary manners!
  • Erica- Leading the way in cross country and demonstrating self-management!

Maungatapu:        

  • Lily H- Crafting creative and descriptive drafts in writing!
  • Lily R- Sharing her ideas about inventions clearly and confidently!

Making Catapults

Making Catapults

Today we made catapults. I made mine with Ashleigh. We used barbeque sticks and marshmallows to hold them together.

Bully Free NZ Week

Bully Free NZ Week

The week beginning 22nd May is Bullying Free NZ Week. This is a chance to raise awareness and promote a bullying free environment at schools.

The Menz Shed

The Menz Shed

Last week a group of boys went to the Menz Shed in Richmond to follow through on a safety idea they had.

Reading with Parents

Reading with Parents

Last year several parents kindly gave up their time to support students with their reading. It was very successful and greatly enjoyed by the students. The adults spent half an hour in school twice