Monday, 22 July 2013

School Network Overhaul

Students will not be able to access Gmail @awapuni.school.nz. New passwords will be given when we return after school holidays. Sorry for any inconvenience😳

Friday, 12 July 2013

Library Book Review Winners

Congratulations to these readers who  entered the book review competition I. The school library. Their winning entries are on display on in our library.

Wednesday, 10 July 2013

Friday, 5 July 2013

Staff Challenge for Te Wiki o te Reo Maori

Today the staff were challenged to say the 
longest place name in NZ. 
Room 1 videoed them..here is the winning entry by Nicky.
Ka mau te wehi!



Student Council Newspapers


"Wild Learning" by Madison, Lyric & Sarah
"Awapuni Express" by Sakshi, Ashleigh & Zara
"The Bumble Bee Report" by Sian, Tessa, Bella & Salem
"Awapuni Gisborne Herald" by David, Hunter & Casey
"Awapuni School Herald" by Raana, Oaklea & Kaipo
"Awapuni Update" by Troy, Ohaia, Corbyn & Xzavia



Wednesday, 3 July 2013

Te Wiki o te Reo Maori Challenge #4

During Te Wiki o te Reo Maori there have been 
some innovative signs made 
to try to teach people how to say Maori place names correctly,
Here is how some children did it for Akaroa...

How would you do this for...
AWAPUNI
WAIKANAE
TURANGANUI-A-KIWA

I might have to find some prizes for the classes 
who post their signs on their class blog.

Monday, 1 July 2013

Turanganui-a-Kiwa or Gisborne - what should we be called?

Kaiti School are leading the charge with a hikoi to reclaim our area's original name, 
Turnaganui-a-Kiwa. 
They are presenting their proposal to our Mayor on Thursday.
What do you think our name should be?
Vote here...