Te Rapa Primary

Te Rapa Primary School

Welcome to Room 21

Term 4 2018

Welcome back to an action packed Term 4. Throughout this time, our students will be busy with the focuses that they have in Mathematics (Statistics/ Number Review), Writing (Show don't tell), Spelling & Grammar, Reading (Evaluation through Bloom's Thinking Skills/ Avail Reading Programme) Inquiry (Careers), PE (Athletics/ Social Dance & Swimming Survival Skills), Health Education (Personal hygiene/ Physical & Emotional changes)Culture (Japanese students in school), Senior Camp and many many more activites!!

Room 21 Key Dates in Term 4

  • Week 1 15th - 19th Oct. - Japanese students arrive and stay for 2 weeks
  •  Week 2 22nd - 26th Oct. - Labour Day (Monday 22nd)                                                                                              - WFPS Kapahaka Festival (Thursday 25th)                                                                      - Japanese students farewell assembly (Friday 26th)   
  • Week 3 29th Oct. - 2nd Nov. - Japanese students depart for home (Oct. 30th)                                                           - Meeting for parents going on camp (Oct. 31st)
  • Week 4 5th - 9th Nov. - Senior classes complete First Aid course
  • Week 5 12th - 16th Nov. - Senior Athletics Day (14th Nov.)                                                                                     - Full School Assembly (16th Nov.)
  • Week 6 19th - 23rd Nov. - Camp Adair 
  • Week 7 26th - 30th Nov. - WFPS Athletics Day (28th Nov.)                                                                                        - Kapahaka Whanau Evening (28th Nov.)
  • Week 8 3rd - 7th Dec. - Rainbows End trip for Student Councillors (5th Dec.)
  • Week 9 10th - 14th Dec. - Big Day Out (12th Dec.)                                                                                                    - Senior Disco (13th Dec.)                                                                                                    - Full School Assembly (14th Dec.)                                  
  • Week 10 17th - 20th Dec. - Prizegiving (17th Dec.)                                                                                                       - Year 8 Leaver's Dinner (18th Dec.)                                                                                 - End of Year Reports go home (19th Dec.)                                                                     - Last day of the school year. 12pm finish (20th Dec.)

Sports Camp Team 2018 at Totara Springs, Matamata in Term 2.

Rm 21 students working on a lawnmower engine.

Special guests at Term 2 Full School Assembly - Chiefs (L to R) Shaun Stevenson, Luke Jacobson, Tony Pulu & Karl Tu'inukuafe (current All Black prop)

Art skills rotation during Tech Arts every Thursday.

Playing a new game called Spikeball outside Room 21.

Strategy thinking playing with the large Draughts (checkers) set.