Tuesday, 12 September 2017

Kia Ora - Te Reo Maori

This week all of New Zealand is participating in the celebration of Maori language and culture.
Visit our library this week, read our books then have a korero with a friend 
to practice your Te Reo.

If you would like to learn more about Kia Ora Te Reo Maori language week, visit http://www.tetaurawhiri.govt.nz/events-and-promotions/maori-language-week/

Thursday, 7 September 2017

Lunchtime in the Library

It is great to see so many children in the library at lunchtime. Please remember you can come to the library every lunchtime to read and we also have...

We have reading aloud.

Tuesday and Thursday:
We have games day.  

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Wednesday and Friday:
We have drawing day.

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Thursday, 31 August 2017

Family time in the library

Every morning this week from 8:15-8:45 am our school library has been open for families to enjoy a good book together. 

It has been so great to see families read together, celebrating books of all kinds.

To all of the families that have visited our library in the morning, thank you for being part of this amazing week.

Wednesday, 30 August 2017

Dr. Seuss Books

We have lots of Dr. Seuss books in our library!Image result for dr seuss images

Come and visit the library to read our Dr. Seuss books.

We have read so many wonderful books this week.  
Here are some read aloud videos from YouTube.

Cat in the Hat

Ten Apples up on Top

Green Eggs and Ham

Book Week Fun

This week is BOOK WEEK!

We have lots of great events on at school like...

  • Book Swap
  • Raffles (before and after school) outside room 9
  • Library open everyday (8:15 am to 8:45 am)
  • Teachers reading in the library everyday at lunchtime
  • Bring your teddy bear to school (special teddy bear story read in the library)
  • Book Quizz
  • Dress up as your favourite book character (come to school on Friday as your favourite book character)
  • Book Week Assembly (Friday at 9:15)
  • Teacher swap (teachers swap classes to read a great book)
  • Reading in the fale (Monday)
  • Stop, drop and read (daily)

Here are a few photos so far...

Friday, 25 August 2017

Book Week Raffle

During Book Week, we will be selling Raffle tickets with the proceeds going to our WONDERFUL school library. Have a look at the 7 AMAZING prizes available;

Here is the information you need;
Tickets cost $2.00 each   or  You can get 3 tickets for $5.00
Tickets will be sold outside Room 8 everyday during Book Week
Selling times: 8:30-9 am   and 2:45- 3:15 pm
Raffle will be drawn on Friday 1st of September during our Book Week assembly.

Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Are you ready.............

Over the last two weeks, teachers have been engaging in TOP SECRET meetings, the library has been a hive of activity, and our wonderful librarians have been hard at work.

Why you might ask.............. Well the secret is out and everyone must get involved!!!!!

Next week from the 28th of August to the 1st of September it's BOOK WEEK, we have the opportunity to really acknowledge and celebrate our love of books and reading. Every day there will be several different activities happening and the best news is, our whanau are invited to come along to.

Check out this excellent event poster created by just one of our fabulous librarians to know when and where things are happening.