Arnie the Doughnut

This week we have been listening to the story ” Arnie the Doughnut” on the website Storyline Online. As we enjoyed it so much we thought we would try decorating and designing our own doughnuts – stay tuned for the finished product.

Welcome to Mathletics

At Stanley Avenue we are lucky enough to be subscribed to Mathletics . This programme helps consolidate learning that we do in class time. Log ins will be sent home this week so that students can use things programme at home.


Check out a little clip of the whole Stanley Avenue School doing the Macarena as part of the #worldchallengeday! It was great to see everyone giving it a go! Let’s hope our 15 minutes of movement helps beat the Japanese town , Kitikami, that our district was up against !


Today we are taking part in the Movement Challenge organised by Matamata Piako District Council. We are trying to beat Kitikami in the Waga District of Japan.

Leaf Prints

This week Room 10 created some amazing leaf prints with Mrs Preston. Here is the writing they did with her to show how they created these awesome pieces of artwork! Leaf Prints First we rolled ink onto a leaf. We put the leaf on a piece of paper, and made a paper sandwich. Then we…

Wetlands walk cancelled.

We are really sorry to announce that we have had to cancel tomorrow’s walk. The wetlands were already boggy and with the additional rain it’s not possible for us to get around this time . Thank you to those parents who offered to accompany us.

Wetlands Walk Friday 18th May

Autumn Wetlands Walk.     Pīwakawaka Team    Week 3: Friday 18th May This week  Rooms’ 9, 10, 11 and 12 will be going on an Autumn Walk around the Te Aroha Wetlands. The Piwakawaka Team are doing this activity so that our students can experience and appreciate this wonderful space, right on our doorstep. After our walk…

Hello Ruma Tekau

We finally remembered to get a class photo! Check out the smiley faces in our class – and we finally have some girls !!

Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day to all of our wonderful mums of Room 10 students . I hope by now the students have remembered to find their present we made in class for you ( if not they may just need a wee reminder ). Enjoy your day!

Room 9 & 10 team work!

On Friday we had Room 9 visit us for part of the day. It was great for students to get to know each other and work on activities together .