Pokeno School

Life Education Caravan 
What to eat to be healthy? Today we visited the Life Education Caravan today.

Lighting extreme! In the Life Education classroom.

The Food Pyramid


Kayla and Joel won prizes from Ruggerland after completing a competition from Upstart Magazine. In their prize pack, they received a rugby ball, Rugger Doll and figure, books and an alphabet frieze. 

Scholastic Book Fair

Room 5 visited the Book Fair and got excited about what we could buy! Please come Mum & Dad and have a look.

Maths is about Geometric 3D shapes and we made some!

Caiside and Seb learn the guitar.

They performed for the class.

We enjoyed listening to them and think they are very clever!

James and the Giant Peach 

Mrs Murray read the class James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl

We made peach and fruit kebabs and watched the DVD.


This is how she spent her $50 Paper Plus voucher

Terrific Kid T1

Whisper Dishes at MOTAT created fun!

Interesting Technology in the exhibition centre

How to move objects by....

Moving Objects

Tram Ride for all!

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle from the first settlers to NZ through colonial settlers to the present day. 


Franklin Basketball coaches help us with the skills of dribbling in basketball


Basketball ____ing words

We brainstormed all the doing words for basketball and put it on a basketball shape

Me Te huruhuru,
Ka rere Te manu

Adorn the bird with feathers, so it can fly.


Today with Mrs Dawbin, we learnt about corn. We gave our corn cobs names and wrote about their school adventure. We cooked corn cobs and corn fritters and enjoyed eating them. 

Our swimming is improving as we learn to kick with correctly. 

Having fun helps us learn swimming techniques.

Keeping a straight body is important when we swim.

Room 5

Room 5 is looking forward to sharing their learning with you.

Our focus is Perseverance brings success.
We are trying to conquer something on our playground that we cant do!

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