Wednesday, 30 October 2013

Maori Culture Week 4-8 November

Wanaka Primary School is holding a Maori Culture week next week!!!

Exciting things happening throughout the school.
The Library Group will be reading, learning and creating things with a Native Bird Theme, using
The book "How the Kiwi Lost his wings".

All students in the Library group will be creating paper hand puppets depicting Native Birds - such as the Kiwi, Pukeko, Kea, Tui...

This will be great!!!!
Watch this space for pictures of the students puppets!!!!

chow for now!

Tuesday, 22 October 2013

Huge thank you to: ALPINE RESORT WANAKA

Huge Thanks To The

Alpine Resort Wanaka

For the donation of the Complete set of writings by
Roald Dahl!!!


Thanks so much for such an amazing Donation!!!!!

Graphic Novel Bonanza !!!!!

NEW, NEW, NEW, new, new.... Graphic novels!!!!

Tin Tin,
Quick & Flupke....
See below for pictures of what is new for

Wanaka Primary School Library :)





So there is something for all Graphic novel readers :)
Enjoy and watch this space as there will be more new books shortly

Sunday, 20 October 2013

Term 4... WOW!!!!

Fourth and final term for 2013.......


This is going to be a BIG term - lot's going on for all that is for sure
Scholastic Book Fair will be held over week 5,
and will be located this term in the Library
On the 30th October Julia Larkin and I will be Showing off our Book
"Queasy Kea"

Julia is the illustrator and has done an amazing job with her Silk Painting Skills!
I am the Author and had lots of fun creating a quirky, colourful story
 We are giving every class/pod a chance to win a FREE copy!
That is 6 copies we are giving away!!!!
Colour in our Kea and return it to the library by
Tuesday 29th October - 3pm
and after our presentation we will be handing prizes over to the winners
Gotta be in to win!!!! 
Ask your teachers for a copy of the colouring competition.

 NOVEMBER 24th 2013
Wanaka Primary School Gala Day!!

Here at school we are holding a GALA Day
 come and wander around our stalls
play some games
Enjoy some family time !!