Sunday, November 29, 2009
Our mural is finally completed and we would like to thank Vanessa Graham for this.
Room 23 has also done a huge job of having this mural and making a diffirence by adopting a dolphin. This mural is showing people not to litre near the sea and to help make a difference. Theres aproximently 111 Maui's Dolphin left.
Tuesday, November 24, 2009
On 8th December, room 23 is having a Christmas party held in room 23. Students from our room will be decorating the room will Chrismas colours and a student bringing in a Christmas tree. Our theme is Kiwi Christmas. We will be having food, drinks, cake competition, deserts and farewell speeches to others. We are also having Secret Santas.
Monday, November 23, 2009
Every Friday after school 5:30 to 7:30, a group of girls from Pukekohe Intermediate attend the super touch for the girls team. Jack and Mrs Pearson is our coach. The games is held at the Collin Lawrie Fields. We have consistently won all our games and we have had alot of fun challenging and meeting other teams from different schools.
This year, the year 8 students are having a year 8 leavers social held in the hall on Wednesday 2nd December. We practically been practicing our steps with Simon with a different year 8 class every step lesson. We learn' t nine songs to dance to and my favourite song to dance to is Grease Lighting. It has been a wonderful time learning steps and we year 8's are looking forward to the year 8 leavers social.
Sunday, November 22, 2009
On Friday 20th November, Pukekohe Intermediate dressed for an island style mufti and a one dollar donation to go towards Samoa for what happened with the tsunami. Teachers and students looked amazing with lavas, lays, dresses and flowers on their hair.
On Thursday 19th November, room 3 organized a careers days for the year 8 students. People from different careers came to talk to us about their careers. They talk about what they do, payment, what they use and more. It was held in the hall, room 12, room 28, room23 and other classes. Here are some of the careers: Loss Adjuster, Police, Army, FM, ECE Teacher, Student Nurse and more. We year 8 students learn't a lot about different careers.
Wednesday, November 11, 2009
Room 23 has recently been practicing their typing speed and typing skills on Typing Sense and Dance Mat Typing. Every day, before inquiry we go on Typing Sense or Dance Mat Typing. On Wednesday 11th November, Room 23 had a typing test and my result for touch typing was 12 words per minute and my result for viewing the keyboard was 53 words per minute.
Monday, November 9, 2009
On Thursday 5th of November, a mix of year 7 and 8 girls went as a team to the Girls Touch Tournament held in Papakura Pulman Park. Each person needed to bring along eather a bread or some meat for the BBQ. Our coach was Jack Mateaha and we travelled by bus. All our games were tough an hard playing in the rain. We played a number of games against Manurewa, North Counties, Mansell, and Weymouth and we came out 2nd place. After all our hard work we had a nice hot BBQ and hot chocolate.