Yesterday we had the Ranfurly Sheild at Parkvale. We got to hear about the history of the "Log of Wood" from Simon Tremaine and meet some of the Magpies. Check out the photo of us with the Sheild!
Monday, 15 September 2014
Thursday, 21 August 2014
Sunday, 3 August 2014
We have been following the Commonwealth games in Glasgow and we even got to talk to the cycling coach on Skype! On Friday we decided to have a games day of our own. All of Nga Rakau iti got to participate in a range of different events where we all competed in teams to try and win some medals. Check us out in action!
Wednesday, 30 July 2014
Tuesday, 17 June 2014
Yesterday, our class was lucky enough to see a performance by the Kahurangi Maori Dance Theatre Company. They are amazing singers and dancers, with great poi and taiaha routines. The show told the story of Matariki and why it is such an important celebration. Ka mau te wehi!