Innovation as students plan Wellington visit.



Room 8 View Road Students have come up with innovative fundraising ideas to get to Wellington.
The children are working hard to fund the trip, where they will visit parliament, see the Gallipoli story at Te Papa and visit WETA workshops. They will visit Taupo and Rotorua en route. Several of the children have not travelled far from home before and are nervous but very excited at the prospect of the trip.
Teacher Deb Rei said; “this is a fantastic opportunity for our class. It will provide us with a wonderful authentic context for our learning.”
The children, parents and staff have come up with fund raising ideas where the children can participate. The children used their chrome books to design posters for the Car Boot Sale on Saturday July 25 and a Hangi which they will be preparing with whanau and the community on Thursday August 13 for delivery the next day. Orders can be placed with the office on or before 7th August. The class thank all those who have helped and look forward to meeting more at the coming events.

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