Term 4 Newsletter 2016

From the classroom – End-of-Year celebration On 3rd of December West Auckland Montessori Primary had the annual End-of-Year Celebration with the class presenting their insight and knowledge of Roman history and civilization: Gods and Goddesses, march of the Roman Soldiers, and even an abbreviated version of William Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar was delivered, among many items. The …

Term 3 Newsletter 2016

From the classroom: Over previous weeks, we have been focusing on health and wellbeing. We had a visit from Dr Jess Joung and learned about our heart and how it functions differently before and after exercise. In addition, we have been learning about the food pyramid, healthy eating habits and our internal organs. We have …

Term 2 Newsletter 2016

From the classroom: This term, earth science and the origins of our solar system have been major themes studied in Room 17. As one of our learning goals we peeked through “Windows of the Past” and were amazed at the facts we learned about the origins of our planet, as well as how scientists analysed …

Term 1 Newsletter 2016

Classroom Update: Welcome to our new lead teacher,¬†Claudine Noronha Claudine has over 25 years worth of experience with teaching and learning, and holds two Bachelors degrees, a Masters in early childcare and education, as well as a Diploma and Postgraduate Diploma in Montessori education and early childhood education. Claudine has worked as a Principal, a …