A big thank you to Friends of St Joseph’s for buying new sandpit toys and hockey sticks for the students to use during morning tea and lunch time. The kids are certainly active in the playground.
James Norcliffe visit to St Joseph’s
James Norcliffe visited Kaikoura this week and some of our students were selected to spend the day writing under his support and guidance. The students were buzzing with ideas on their return. Below is some of their writing: The evil photocopier Only later did I realise that our school teachers are fake. Because when I […]
How to make a Lava Lamp
Rooms 1, 2 and 4 had Buddy Class on Monday and did a science experiment. How to make a Lava Lamp – by Pejay Smith You will need: Water Vegetable Oil Plastic Cup 1 Aspro Clear Tablet (in 6 pieces) Food Colouring Method: Fill the cup quarter full with water. Pour in the vegetable oil […]
New Sphero Balls for St Joseph’s
A huge thank you to Friend’s of St Joseph’s who recently bought a kit of 12 Sphero’s for the students to learn with. A Sphero is a small round ball that is programmed by a device, they are a great learning tool and can cover many aspects of the curriculum from Year 1 to 8. […]