Tuesday, 15 September 2015
At Labour Weekend, 2015, Beckenham School is having a birthday party. We are 100 years old!
Come and join us to celebrate 100 years at Beckenham School.
Tuesday, 25 August 2015
Genevieve Knowles a Beckenham year 7/8 student recently entered a writing competition organised by Storylines. Her story had to include a cow, a ball, a fruit bowl, a sun and a castle. Genevieve's story came first in the 10yr - 12yr old category. Her prize included this wonderful art book titled Swell by artist Judy Millar which Genevieve donated to our school library.
Earlier in the week young Benjamin (Genevieve's younger brother) bought his own interpretation of the book titled Mouse House by Peter Parker
Both of these books can be read at the library
Tuesday, 18 August 2015
Thursday, 6 August 2015
Hub 1 & 2 having been busy writing about Pinocchio, the wooden puppet who became a real live boy. The students have collated and filed their stories into a red folder for the whole school to read. This book can be issued from the library and you will find it under 398.2
Thursday, 23 July 2015
100 lessons in learning the Maori Language
Click on link below
Choose an Episode
Each episode has its own relevant activities and exercises allowing people to practise and develop language skills. In each block of five episodes, viewers learn vocabulary based around a theme and small number of sentence structures.
Episode exercises recap key elements of each show and reinforce what is being learnt. These are activated online after each show has been broadcast on Māori Television. Check online at www.maoritelevision.com for programme times.
Kia ū, kia mau ki Tōku Reo!